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Researchers create a swimming robot that can 'heal' itself

Researchers create a swimming robot that can ‘heal’ itself

As the world contemplates ways to deploy robots to help with hazardous tasks such as large-scale cleanups or search and rescue missions, scientists are also second-guessing how to fix machines if they come into harm’s way. We’ve previously seen jelly-like polymers used to create robotic hands that can repair themselves after a violent infliction. And, …

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UC San Diego's electronics-free soft robot only needs pressurized air to move

UC San Diego’s electronics-free soft robot only needs pressurized air to move

Soft robots are more flexible than traditional machines and have the potential to squeeze into and explore more places. However, most of them need electronic components like circuit boards, valves and pumps to work. Those components are typically heavy, expensive and have to be tethered to the machines outside their body. Now, engineers from the …

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This Robot Can Make You Boba Tea Because Of Course That's a Thing

This Robot Can Make You Boba Tea Because Of Course That’s a Thing

I’ll admit that I wasn’t the biggest fan of boba tea even before the pandemic brought my social life to a grinding halt. Tapioca pearls just taste gross to me, as does bacon, avocado, and a slew of other oft-hyped food that the internet goes crazy over, so I realize I’m very much in the …

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