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“biomimicry”

Sep 19, 2014 12:01 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Soft-bodied robots are able to squeeze into tight places while still maintaining their strength and gripping power.
Sep 2, 2014 04:52 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Robotic falcons to be used to scare off smaller birds from areas they're not wanted. Continue reading →
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 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 →
Jun 19, 2014 09:30 AM ET // George Dvorsky, io9.com
A living organism uses quantum effects to optimize photosynthesis.
Jun 18, 2014 09:56 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Chore-busting bots don't have to be humanoid. Continue reading →
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