UW’s mini-submarine recovered

by Tim Flanagan on May 28, 2011

Shomari Stone has this story at KOMO News:

'We thought it was lost': UW's mini-submarine recovered

MANCHESTER, hepatitis Wash. — Terry Daniels never thought what he calls "a pink torpedo" would wash ashore in front of his house.

"I was super-shocked," he said. "I see that thing down there. I’m going to get right down there and see what that is."

The "pink torpedo" was actually a mini-submarine that had slipped away from scientists at the University of Washington. The $120,000 piece of equipment was lost at sea.

Thankfully, Daniels had heard the news. He remembered that UW’s School of Oceanography was missing a research device in the Puget Sound waters.

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