Squishy Robots

These robots can transform in size in order to fit into smaller, tighter areas in order to provide intelligence information. Designers incorporate creature-like characteristics in order to provide a tool that can find its way into spaces other robots won’t or cannot fit. Telescoping spider-like legs are just one of the forward-thinking details added to these futuristic tools. 

Soft robots typically have squishy bodies and limbs so that they can squeeze into the tightest spaces. If they’re to be used for search and reconnaissance missions, though, they’ll need to be able to navigate rough terrains. A team of engineers from…

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