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“biorobotics”

Nov 6, 2014 02:22 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
New technology would allow rescue workers to deploy roaches as living microphones. Continue reading →
Jun 17, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
The art of folding paper is adapted by a robotics lab.
May 15, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Octopuses don't know where their six arms and two legs are in any given moment, but a new study shows why they never tie their limbs in a knot. Continue reading →
May 13, 2014 03:33 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The remote-controlled OutRunner robot mimics animal locomotion. Continue reading →
Aug 12, 2013 12:19 PM ET // Nic Halverson
A curved, steerable needle presents a less invasive way to maneuver around, instead of through, vital parts of the brain. Continue reading →
Apr 22, 2013 12:24 PM ET // Nic Halverson
The TakkTile sensor is sensitive enough to pick up a balloon without popping it and durable enough to withstand a blow from a hammer. Continue reading →