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Ants on Deck helps autonomous boats find the way

Polaris Consulting, part of the TP Group, recently won funding via the Ministry of Defence and Defence Growth Partnership Innovation Challenge to develop Ants on Deck, a pioneering software system that automatically generates the optimal routes for autonomous surface vehicles based on the way ant colonies search for food. It could transform the way the Royal Navy uses autonomous vessels, saving fuel and avoiding collisions.

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