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Ed Jewett
02-22-2012, 05:11 AM
Harvard Creates Mass Produced Robotic Insects (http://solari.com/blog/new-mass-production-technique-robotic-insects-spring-to-life/)Catherine (http://solari.com/blog/category/catherine/), News & Commentary (http://solari.com/blog/category/catherine/news-commentary/) on February 21, 2012 at 8:02 pm · No Comments (http://solari.com/blog/new-mass-production-technique-robotic-insects-spring-to-life/#comments)




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By Staff Writers
A new technique inspired by elegant pop-up books and origami will soon allow clones of robotic insects to be mass-produced by the sheet. Devised by engineers at Harvard, the ingenious layering and folding process enables the rapid fabrication of not just microrobots, but a broad range of electromechanical devices.
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