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Fraser
2008-Nov-12, 04:30 PM
A submersible probe that could possibly be used on Jupiter's icy moon, Europa is taking the next step to test its capabilities. The Environmentally Non-Disturbing Under-ice Robotic Antarctic Explorer, also known as ENDURANCE, will swim untethered under ice, and collect data to create three-dimensional maps of underwater environments. The probe also will take samples [...]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/2008/11/12/europa-submarine-prototype-gets-another-test/)

KaiYeves
2008-Nov-12, 10:54 PM
Ice isn't going to stop this Endurance.

trinitree88
2008-Nov-14, 07:43 PM
A submersible probe that could possibly be used on Jupiter's icy moon, Europa is taking the next step to test its capabilities. The Environmentally Non-Disturbing Under-ice Robotic Antarctic Explorer, also known as ENDURANCE, will swim untethered under ice, and collect data to create three-dimensional maps of underwater environments. The probe also will take samples [...]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/2008/11/12/europa-submarine-prototype-gets-another-test/)


I think it should be a YELLOW SUBMARINE....:shifty::lol:

KaiYeves
2008-Nov-14, 08:26 PM
I think it should be a YELLOW SUBMARINE....:shifty::lol:

Like this one (http://www.newtimesslo.com/images/cms/sized/sub.jpg)?

trinitree88
2008-Nov-16, 07:59 PM
Like this one (http://www.newtimesslo.com/images/cms/sized/sub.jpg)?

Kai. Yup, and I think when they send it to Europa, they should supersterilize the outside to avoid contaminating their results, and play the Beatles' song...We All Live in a Yellow Submarine, for any stray viruses or bacteria inside. pete