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Old 06-03-2008, 02:19 PM   #7 (permalink)
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NEWS: Robots scour sea for atomic waste
(or... self-motivated machines harvest extremely potent poison that only works on organics)



Robot submarines are to be used to sweep particles of plutonium and other radioactive materials from the seabed near one of Britain's biggest nuclear plants in one of the most delicate clean-up operations ever in this country.

Each submersible will be fitted with a Geiger counter and will crisscross the sea floor to pinpoint every deadly speck close to Dounreay on Scotland's north coast before lifting each particle and returning it to land for safe storage.

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