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Robotic Sea Turtle Designed to Explore Shipwrecks

Scientists have unveiled a robotic sea turtle designed to study shipwrecks humans can’t reach. The robot, U-CAT, was developed at the Center for Biorobotics, Tallinn University of Technology in Estonia.  It’s driven by four flippers, which make the robot highly maneuverable. It can swim forward and backward, up and down and turn on spot in all directions. This makes it ideal for exploring the tight nooks and crannies of shipwrecks. The robot is also equipped with a camera for...

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