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09.21.17
Synthetic muscle breakthrough could lead to 'lifelike' robots
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Synthetic muscle breakthrough could lead to 'lifelike' robots

Researchers claim it's the closest artificial material equivalent to a natural muscle.

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08.17.17
Self-healing polymers make for tougher soft robots
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Self-healing polymers make for tougher soft robots

You only need to apply heat to trigger their self-healing properties.

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08.05.17
Harvard's tiny robotic arm can make endoscopic surgery safer
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Harvard's tiny robotic arm can make endoscopic surgery safer

It can be scaled down for incredibly sensitive procedures in the brain or lungs.

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08.25.16
Harvard's Octobot is a soft, fully autonomous robot
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Harvard's Octobot is a soft, fully autonomous robot

The current version can only wiggle its tentacles, but it's a start.

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