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“biomimetics”

Aug 21, 2014 04:35 PM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
NASA is testing robots that will work together to find minerals, metals and more in space.
Aug 19, 2014 01:05 AM ET // Neil Savage, IEEE Spectrum
Scientists have created digital pixels that change color to match the pattern of light striking them.
Aug 11, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A functioning artificial human brain could help scientists better understand and treat brain injuries and diseases like Alzheimer’s.
Aug 11, 2014 12:50 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
New water repellents coat individual fibers of a fabric on the nano level. Continue reading →
Aug 8, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This week's selections will have you wishing you could go there, drive that, do that, wear that and own that. Feast your eyeballs.
Aug 1, 2014 03:15 PM ET // Erico Guizzo, IEEE Spectrum
The Hexapod robot adapts to damage and keeps on rolling.
Jul 30, 2014 03:08 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Think of the Silk Leaf as a lightweight, low-power oxygen factory for space. Continue reading →
Jul 29, 2014 02:12 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The multiarmed robot, PoseiDrone -- named for the sea god Poseidon -- is one of the most flexible machines out there. Continue reading →
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