Microbots

04.17.14
Watch a tiny, magnetically powered robot construction crew go to work
04.17.14

Watch a tiny, magnetically powered robot construction crew go to work

A robot doesn't have to big, powerful and terrifying to be worthwhile, and many people are working...

By J. Rigg,   04.17.14
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05.22.12
Researchers power microbots made of bubbles with lasers
05.22.12

Researchers power microbots made of bubbles with lasers

They may not be "robots" as most have come to expect, but these so-called microrobots developed by...

By D. Melanson,   05.22.12
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05.17.09
Microbot controls swarm of bacteria, puts all flea circuses to shame
05.17.09

Microbot controls swarm of bacteria, puts all flea circuses to shame

Sylvain Martel, what hast thou sown? The director of the NanoRobotics Laboratory at the Écol...

By R. Miller,   05.17.09
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09.04.07
Heart muscle tissue powers new body roaming robots
09.04.07

Heart muscle tissue powers new body roaming robots

While we've seen a microbot that crawls across hearts, a new creature has been developed by gurus at...

By D. Murph,   09.04.07
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04.05.07
Autonomous robotic fleas could create distributed sensor network
04.05.07

Autonomous robotic fleas could create distributed sensor network

We've seen a fair bit of mesh networking approaches lately, and thanks to a unusual project going on...

By D. Murph,   04.05.07
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03.17.07
NC State researchers devise new ways to invade your bloodstream
03.17.07

NC State researchers devise new ways to invade your bloodstream

While schools in the ACC are certainly making noise on the hardwood, it seems that the Atlantic Coas...

By D. Murph,   03.17.07
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