Bugs Begone: Chameleon Tongue Inspires Fast-Acting Robots With Flash-Like Reflexes #Biomimicry

Via iflscience A team of researchers from Purdue University is taking cues from nature to inspire fast-acting robotics with chameleon-like reflexes capable of grabbing and maneuvering items with astonishing speed. With stretchable polymers, they say these soft robots could inform efficiency in future robot manufacturing. High-powered and high-speed, the robots...