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A one-torso, one-arm swimmer made of magnetically linked particles moves under the influence of an eccentric magnetic field. Rice University researchers believe it represents the simplest possible form of locomotion. Courtesy of the Biswal Lab

These microrobots can do the breaststroke

Rice University researchers have found what might be the least difficult type of motion in the movements of micron-scale particles connected and driven by...
Impression of flying robot bee

Jumping spiders and flying bees: The advancement in bio inspired microrobots

Aiming to lead the world in micro-robotics, researchers at the University of Manchester are working on projects like Jumping spiders and flying bees- sounds...