MIT’s thread-like robot can slip through blood vessels in your brain

[ad_1] The team described the "magnetically steerable, hydrogel-coated robotic thread" in a paper published in Science Robotics. The core of the thread is made from nickel-titanium alloy, which is both bendy and springy. It's coated ....

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Harvard’s noodly robot fingers are great at grabbing jellyfish

[ad_1] Jellyfish are about 95 percent water, and the remaining five percent of their body is incredibly delicate. At the moment, most of the tools used to capture jellyfish in their natural habitat were developed ....

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