These monstrous deep sea mining robots were built to search for gold on the ocean floor

December 22, 2015
Aaron Polmeer

By Rick Stella

Assuming the ocean floor to be a potential gold mine, the Toronto-based Nautilus Materials just built a fleet of seabed-mining robots to scour it for gold, silver, and copper. Testing of the machines is set to commence in mid-2016.

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