June sea trial. Photo/Scout:The Autonomous Transatlantic Robot

A team from Tiverton, Rhode Island, has relaunched their autonomous vessel, Scout, after their first attempt failed.

According to an article in the Providence Journal, the team relaunched the vessel early on July 4. They are hoping the solar-powered, GPS-guided vessel will reach Spain.

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Providence Journal


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