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Beyond Terminator: Squishy 'octobot' Heralds New Era of Soft Robotics


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Octobot

The octobot is powered by a pneumatic network embedded within its body and arms.

Credit: Ryan Truby, Michael Wehner, and Lori Sanders, Harvard University

A squishy octopus-shaped machine less than 2 centimetres tall is making waves in the field of soft robotics.

From Nature
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