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World's First Autonomous Soft Robot Is Powered By Nothing But Gas-2

World’s first autonomous soft robot is powered by nothing but compressed gas

Scientists from Harvard University have designed the world's very first autonomous soft robot. Dubbed as the octobot, the innovative automaton integrates the latest advances in mechanical engineering, 3D printing and microfluidics. The breakthrough, the researchers believe, could usher in an entire generation of soft, untethered machines that are capable of moving on their own. Given…



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