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image: Image of the Day: Amoebot

Image of the Day: Amoebot

By The Scientist Staff | March 3, 2017

Scientists create an amoeba-inspired robotic cell, with photo-responsive DNA that allows it to move when exposed to light.

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image: Insect-Inspired Sensors Improve Tiny Robot’s Flight

Insect-Inspired Sensors Improve Tiny Robot’s Flight

By Rina Shaikh-Lesko | June 18, 2014

Microroboticists have designed simple sensors based on insect light organs called ocelli to stabilize a miniature flying robot.

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image: Animal-tronic

Animal-tronic

By Jef Akst | October 1, 2013

Meet a few robots that pose as flesh-and-blood critters to advance science.

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image: Next Generation: Robotic Inchworm

Next Generation: Robotic Inchworm

By Sabrina Richards | November 20, 2012

Researchers use 3D printing to create miniature robots powered by rat cardiac cells that move like caterpillars.

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