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“self assembly”

Aug 7, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Harvard research team says the new breed of self-assembling robots could have applications in the home and in orbit. Continue reading →
Apr 29, 2014 09:03 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Thousands of mechanized blue-collar workers would one day work together to assembly tiny electronics. Continue reading →
Feb 7, 2014 03:13 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
An art installation at MoMA PS1 in Queens will self-assemble from fungal "roots." Continue reading →
Oct 4, 2013 09:45 AM ET // Jesse Emspak
These cubes roll, jump and slide into position to form a larger structure. Continue reading →
Jun 4, 2013 01:23 PM ET // Nic Halverson
Materials enter the 4th dimension of self-assembly and could revolutionize construction, manufacturing and infrastructure. Continue reading →
May 10, 2013 01:58 PM ET // Nic Halverson
Harvard and MIT team up to create an inchworm robot that self-folds into place with little human intervention. Continue reading →