Feb 15, 2023

Robot deployed underneath ‘Doomsday Glacier’ delivers surprising views

Posted by in categories: existential risks, robotics/AI

A robot named Icefin operated on previously impossible survey areas of the Thwaites Glacier.

Rob Robbins, USAP Driver.

The findings boost our understanding of one of the fastest-changing ice-ocean systems in Antarctica and, significantly, the glacier’s role in future sea level rise.

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