Harvard's Octobot is a soft, fully autonomous robot
The current version can only wiggle its tentacles, but it's a start.
Robots could get soft, stretchable skin that changes colors
You won't even see 'em coming.
Tiny pneumatic actuator makes soft robots practical
This tiny machinery could make easy to make soft robots move... all you need is water and electricity.
Scientists make an artificial heart out of foam
Cornell's new foam heart is a peek at a future of softer, smarter transplants.
Liquid metal printing puts flexible circuits on 'anything'
Thanks to top universities and some companies, soft robots and stretchy electronics are already a...
Soft octopus robots are equal parts speedy and graceful
Soft robotics can go a long way toward recreating the graceful movements of fish and other animals...
MIT's soft robotic tentacle can squeeze into tight spots (video)
MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Lab (CSAIL) has been developing different types of soft robo...
Watch this soft robot walk through snow and get squished by a car
Soft robots aren't just supremely flexible; they can take quite a bruising, too. If you need proof...
Soft robot 'slug' oozes along with air pressure
As MIT proved recently with its squishy artificial fish, robots don't need to be rigid to propel t...