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New prediction tool gives warning of incoming rogue waves

Published on Feb 25, 2016


A new prediction tool developed by MIT engineers may give sailors a 2-3 minute warning of an incoming rogue wave, providing them with enough time to shut down essential operations on a ship or offshore platform. (Learn more: http://mitsha.re/YIAH6)

Video: Melanie Gonick/MIT

Rogue wave simulation tool courtesy of Themis Sapsis/MIT Mechanical Engineering
Vessel at sea footage courtesy of Bigwavemaster1 (http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCu26D...)
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Music sampled from, "New England is Interesting" by BOPD
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