NASA’s under-ice exploration Rover

Date:18 November 2015 Tags:, , , , ,

Researchers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory are developing a vehicle for under-ice exploration. Called the Buoyant Rover, a prototype of this fully submersible vehicle was tested in Arctic lakes near Barrow, Alaska.

Watch the video above to find out how it works, and see it in action.

Video credit: NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory