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Remote-Controlled Cyborg Cockroaches Could Help Save Lives

When disaster falls, it is very vital to grasp every minute to rescue survivors trapped in a dangerous situation. In order to locate survivors more quickly, scientists have developed remote-controlled bionic cockroaches more capable than a robot in terms of maneuvering through rubble and tight spaces. The study, hosted by […]

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Harvard Develops Soft Robot that Keep Moving Even After Getting Run Over by a Car

You should be familiar with the typical images of robots with metal structures like Terminator or iRobot. However, you would be amazed at an X-shaped soft-bodied robot, moving around just like a headless toy. This kind of soft robot has been developed by Roger Wood’s lab at HarvardUniversity. With superb properties, […]

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