ICYMI: Submersible sticky situations and elongating elastomer electrodes
Plus, a watermelon at 20,000 volts.
MIT builds low-cost synthetic muscles out of nylon cord
It could lead to Blade Runner-style robots.
Researchers create skeleton robot with human-like muscles
The strands of muscles work just like the real thing.
Watch tissue-based robots move in response to light
In case regular robots aren't freaky enough for you.
Stretchable nanowire mesh heats your sore muscles
Don't like having to apply clunky heating pads every time you want to to deal with chronic muscle...
Not all exoskeletons need motors to boost your strength
Robotic exoskeletons have their place, but not everyone needs to curl cinder blocks. You may just...
Muscle-sensing Myo gesture armband will be on Amazon this quarter
About a year after getting our first taste of the Myo, Thalmic Labs has announced that it's reachi...
Lab-grown muscles could lead to personalized medicine
A team of researchers from Duke University have grown human skeletal muscles in the laboratory --...
Artificial muscles lift 80 times their weight, pave the way for robot Superman
Other than a few models from Boston Dynamics, most robots don't exactly leave us quaking in fear....