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Remote Control Submarine to Explore Lake Tahoe

(KCRA)  Gordon Seitz, an earthquake expert with the California Geological Survey, expressed excitement about a first-of-its-kind exploration taking place below the surface of Lake Tahoe on Thursday."Oh yeah, there's not too many chances to get that new discovery," Seitz said.Seitz said a specially d Full story

Man who set fire in U.S. nuclear sub gets 17-year sentence

PORTLAND, Maine (Reuters) - A civilian painter who twice set fires on a U.S. Navy nuclear submarine last year so that he could get out of work early was sentenced to 17 years in prison on Friday. Full story

Workers facing U.S. spending cuts worry about money and mission

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - From a submarine base in Maine to a Humvee repair shop in Texas and a Navy graduate school in California, workers in the bull's eye of U.S. spending cuts worry not just about money, but about risking the government's mission and sometimes their own safety. Full story

Watch a Futuristic Robot Ship Track Enemy Submarines

A U.S. robot ship resembling a "Star Wars" spacecraft skimming the waves could hunt for enemy submarines within a few years. Full story

Navy: Submarine boss faked death to escape affair

Investigators found a Navy submarine officer faked his own death, in order to end an eight-month affair. Full story

'Super Falcon' Sub Aims to Fly Underwater

A new submarine could pull off underwater maneuvers similar to aircraft flying stunts during a Lake Tahoe expedition in October. The makers of the DeepFlight Super Falcon hope to raise $45,000 through the crowdfunding website Kickstarter to test the boundaries of submarine technology. Full story

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