National Oceanic and
Atmospheric Administration
United States Department of Commerce

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November 20, 2019
Picture of a Teledyne Webb Research Slocum glider equipped with a hydrophone to record ocean sound.

Ocean gliders are a quiet and efficient mobile autonomous platform for passive... more

In the News

December 11, 2019

The Government has announced a plan to deploy a network of buoys to work as a tsunami detection and monitoring system. DART is... more

December 07, 2019

For 18 days, an underwater robot dived and surfaced and dived and surfaced — some 402 times in all — listening to the ocean’s depths as... more