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Robots find rare whales in weather humans can’t

January 20, 2013
By JAY LINDSAY , THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

BOSTON - The Outer Fall area in the central Gulf of Maine is believed to be a mating ground for the endangered North Atlantic right whale, but it's not always hospitable to humans. On a recent trip, endless, steep swells jostled the research boat Endeavor, while gusts transformed the steady sleet into eye-stinging projectiles.

 
 
 

 

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