Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette
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Modular Robot Reassembles Itself When Kicked Apart

Here is a video of a modular robot being kicked into several pieces, followed by a description of how it reassembles itself as the pieces come back together. While still at a primitive stage of execution, this is a terrific conceptual advance for robotics, especially for space exploration.

Thank you, monster robot movies, for inspiring geeks to explore self-repairing robots.
Tags: science, space exploration
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