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Swarms of miniature robots could map the ocean floor

-UNDATED FILE PHOTO - The US. Navy will search the Atlantic Ocean floor off New York for key flight data and voice recorders from the TWA passenger jet that crashed July 17, the Pentagon said July 18. This side-scan sonar array shown in file photo is similar to a device that may be used in the search. - PBEAHUMVSCD

A global competition will challenge teams to create deep sea robots to explore the ocean floor Image: REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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