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Florida should turn to tidal energy as part of transition to clean power

The Gainesville Sun 15 Aug 2022
Unlike solar energy, which is contingent on the presence of the sun, tidal energy can be generated 24 hours a day and seven days a week. Given that tidal currents are caused by the gravitational pull of the sun and moon, it is possible to accurately predict where tidal energy can be generated most efficiently.

Byrd: Funds for space exploration neglect our oceans

Daily Emerald 15 Aug 2022
Jaws” created an irrational and generational fear of sharks, while “Underwater” took audiences through the Mariana Trench — the deepest part of the world’s ocean — and introduced oceanic monsters in a horrifying setting ... Between the stigmatization of oceans and the disregard of their importance, negligence is given to underwater explorations ... ....

Reality Check: Whale Watching in 2022 | Guest Column

The San Juan Journal 14 Aug 2022
For those focused on boats, while research shows that underwater noise can interfere with SRKW foraging, a 2017 acoustic study commissioned by the Port of Vancouver found that just 0.6% of underwater sound in our region is generated by professional whale watch vessels.

India @75: Missile programs for the Indian Navy- The journey so far

Financial Express 14 Aug 2022
Hopefully, we might see a new generation of Brahmos missiles in the upcoming P-76 submarine project, which is an Indian design.  For underwater anti-ship defence, DRDO has created two torpedoes – Varunashstra Heavyweight Weight Torpedo (HWT) and Torpedo Advanced Light ...

Human-machine interfaces work underwater, generate their own power

Science Daily 10 Aug 2022
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Tonga volcano blasted unprecedented amount of water into atmosphere

Yahoo Daily News 04 Aug 2022
This looping video shows an umbrella cloud generated by the underwater eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano on Jan ... This satellite image shows an intact Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai in April 2015, years before an explosive underwater volcanic eruption obliterated most of the Polynesian island in January 2022.

Tonga Volcano Eruption Releases Enough Water to Fill 58,000 Olympic Swimming Pools, NASA Experts Say

Space Coast Daily 04 Aug 2022
volcano occurred on Jan. 15, 2022. An umbrella cloud generated by the underwater eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano on Jan. 15, 2022. (NOAA Image) ... Normally the vapor takes around 2-3 years to dissipate, but the water from the Jan ... .

OceanOneK has managed to reach depths of close to 1 km

Interesting Engineering 02 Aug 2022
In underwater exploration news, researchers from Standford University have recently announced the successful test of an underwater robot called OceanOneK ... OceanOneK has a humanoid upper half and a thinner back half with eight multi-directional thrusters that allow careful maneuvering underwater.

‘The Last Movie Stars’: Ethan Hawke on What Didn’t Make Docuseries Cut

Henderson News 30 Jul 2022
“It was like wandering through the woods, and you learn a lot about your own gender bias.” And so, he sought opinions from the women in his life including Maya who he says he found “to be an incredibly helpful person to talk to because I knew that this movie would have some intrinsic interest with the older generation.”.

Artimus Robotics secures $3.5M in grants, contracts

Colorado Daily 28 Jul 2022
Artimus’ direct contract with the Navy is for development of autonomous underwater robots that generate virtually no radiated noise while navigating the ocean, using HASEL actuators that are inspired by the self-healing biology and motion of fish that inhabit the waters where the vehicles will operate.

Submarine Warfare & Artificial Intelligence

Financial Express 26 Jul 2022
It was debuted as UUVs (Unmanned Underwater Vehicles), which is the exclusive research prototype for XLUUV (Extra Large Unmanned Underwater Vehicle) ... SQUIDs (Super Quantum Interface Devices) are next generation sensor devices, which may create more sensitive digital underwater environments to detect the submarines in near future.

China’s nuke torpedo claim more bluster than blast

Asiatimes 25 Jul 2022
China’s concept is reportedly similar to Russia’s nuclear-armed Poseidon underwater drone, which is designed to bypass US missile defenses and attack coastal targets by generating a radioactive tsunami using a cobalt warhead, according to the US ODIN military training database ... Russia’s nuclear-armed Poseidon underwater drone.

Harrison library reveals ‘Secrets of the Allegheny River,’ including long-popular Jack's Island

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 21 Jul 2022
The island was accessible from Natrona by rowboat ... When Lock and Dam No ... “It pumped 14 million gallons a day from the subterranean rivers for use in boilers and generators,” she said. Bollinger also talked about the underwater tunnel at the West Penn Power Plant in Springdale that transported coal from Logans Ferry for nearly five decades.

A 110-year-old museum and its journey through changing times 20 Jul 2022
The NMC's archaeological exploration got underway in 1921 and has maintained a leading position in terms of remote sensing in underwater archaeology ... The first generation of Chinese underwater archaeologists carried out archaeological excavations from 1992 to 1995 on a shipwreck in northeast China's Liaoning Province.
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Heatwave forced Google and Oracle to shut down computers

BBC News 20 Jul 2022
But the concentrated computing power generates heat so powerful that cooling is essential ... With climate scientists warning that very hot days will become more frequent, tech firms are exploring greener cooling solutions and computer systems that consume less power and generate less heat.

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An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches during an operational test at 1:13 a.m. Pacific Time Oct. 2, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.
USAF / Staff Sgt. J.T. Armstrong