Researchers Use Insects as Inspiration for Micro-Robots

University of Maryland researchers are using the legs of insects as inspiration to create new micro-robots that will be able to travel uneven terrain quickly. The team is also working to have the robots jump and clear obstacles in their way.

Tiny Robots Programmed to Work Independently to Build Structures

Scientists at Harvard University have created robots that use sensors, a few set of rules and environmental signals to build pyramids and other structures. The team was inspired by termites and their ability to work self-sufficiently without communication or a leader.

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Robots Teaching Kids How to Code

Play-i Inc. is using robots created with 3-D printers to teach kids how to code. The seven person team is on a mission to make computer programming fun and easy. Over the past year, the team at Play-i, Inc.has ... Read More...