Harvard's noodly robot fingers are great at grabbing jellyfish
The ‘fettuccini-like silicone fingers’ could help scientists study marine creatures.
Simpler, air-powered soft robots could help with space exploration
You wouldn't need complex machinery or wires.
Self-healing 3D-printed gel has a future in robots and medicine
The hydrogel is soft, yet strong and responsive, and it can be formed in LEGO-like blocks.
Prototype roboglove gives patients with weak grips a hand
For patients suffering from the effects of a stroke, ALS or muscular dystrophy, routine tasks like...
DARPA's low-cost silicone robot cloaks like a chameleon, treks like a snail (video)
Remember those colorful sticky hands that you used to buy for a quarter from grocery store vending...
Harvard-designed 'soft robot' shows you how low it can go (video)
It's the stuff of slow-moving robopocalyptic nightmares: a 'soft robot' designed by a team of Har...