Search and Rescue Robot Takes Inspiration from Cockroaches and Geckos

June 11, 2012 by  
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Over the past few years we’ve seen  emergency services and the US military take inspiration from the natural world to create next-gen robots. They’ve come to include a rapid-response robot based on the cheetah , and a unit that can jump like a sand flea . Now,  a team from the University of California at Berkeley is looking at cockroaches and geckos to create a new range of search and rescue droids. Read the rest of Search and Rescue Robot Takes Inspiration from Cockroaches and Geckos Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: cockroach robot , emergency services , gecko robot , rapid response robot , robotics , robots , search and rescue robot , university of berkeley , us military robot

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