Underwater robots to ‘repair’ Scotland’s coral reefs

 

Underwater robots tasked with saving coral reefs are being developed at Heriot-Watt University in Scotland.

Dubbed “coralbots”, they are being designed to work in groups, in a similar manner to bees and ants.

The team is still “training” the software that will control the bots to “recognise” corals and distinguish them from other sea objects…

Read more at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19396944

 

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