• Anti-terrorism fish

    BIOSwimmer: the anti-terrorism fish
    Date:19 February 2013 Tags:, ,

    Al-Qaeda frogmen beware: the US Department of Homeland Security will begin field-testing an underwater robot at an undisclosed port this year. The BIOSwimmer, in development by Boston Engineering Corporation, mimics a tuna’s form and movement patterns to scout constrained spaces in harbours, nuclear-plant water intakes, and even the bilge tanks of ships. – AH