Emily

E.M.I.L.Y. is a robotic device used by lifeguards for rescuing swimmers. Created by Hydronalix, a maritime robotic company, and funded by the United States Navy, EMILY operates on battery power and is operated by remote control after being dropped into the water from shore, a boat, pier, or helicopter. Using an impeller motor to travel through water, it is able to reach victims much faster than a human lifeguard can by swimming, and it is more compact and less expensive to maintain than crewed watercraft. It can also operate in weather and surf conditions that make other rescue attempts impractical. Once it reaches the victims its foam core allows it to function as a flotation device for four to six people holding onto side ropes or handles.

Read more in the app

Emily Clarkson gives birth!

Jeremy Clarkson’s daughter Emily announces birth of first child and adorable name

Jeremy Clarkson’s daughter Emily gives birth to first baby and announces beautiful name

Emily Ratajkowski flashes her chest in a see-through top on Instagram: 'I heard they freed the nip'

RHOC’s Emily Simpson Reveals She Got a ‘Face’ and ‘Neck Lift’: Plastic Surgery Quotes, Photos

Ryan Gallagher and Emily Seebohm lead celebrity arrivals at Twilight Beach Polo in St Kilda

Emily Simpson flaunts facelift with before and after photos after 'completely' losing her jawline

Emily Ratajkowski shows off her curves and new blunt bob hairstyle in stunning social media snaps

RHOC’s Emily Simpson Explains Her Plastic Surgery Decision

‘RHOC’s Emily Simpson Debuts New Facelift Ahead Of Season 17: Before & After Photos

Emily Ratajkowski looks unrecognisable with jet black bob and fringe

Emily Ratajkowski Just Paired A Completely Sheer Top With A New Super-Short Haircut

RHOC’s Emily Simpson Reveals Face-Lift, Shows Off Before, After Pics

'Real Housewives of Orange County' Star Emily Simpson Shares Before-and-After Facelift Photos

Who's That Girl? Emily Ratajkowski Debuts Curly Bob at Marc Jacobs Show: Pics

Emily Ratajkowski Shows Off New Bob Haircut with Bangs

Ashley Roberts and Emily Atack lead the glamorous departures from BAFTAs Vanity Fair party

Emily Atack reunites with Inbetweeners co-star Blake Harrison at the Rising star BAFTA's party

Emily Ratajkowski joins Nicky Hilton and Ashley Graham at Marc Jacobs show in NYC

Emily Ratajkowski Wears Completely Sheer Top at Marc Jacobs Fashion Show in New York