DARPA’S Nano Robot Spy Hummingbird Moves Just Like a Real Bird!

December 6, 2011 by  
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AeroVironment has created a tiny, mechanical, flying bird that borrows from the natural movements of the hummingbird. The Nano Hummingbird is a flying robot created through a program sponsored by DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) that is meant to be used in future indoor and outdoor surveillance missions. DARPA has requested a remote-controlled Nano Air Vehicle that can fly, hover, move forward and backward and be controlled without an external power source. AeroVironment’s Nano Hummingbird does all of that and more. Read the rest of DARPA’S Nano Robot Spy Hummingbird Moves Just Like a Real Bird! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aerovironment , airborne robot , biomimicry , darpa , flying robot , flying spy robot , hummingbird , hummingbird robot , nano hummingbird , nano robot , nanobot , robot spy , robot technology , robotics , surveillance robot , tiny robot

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