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Robotic jellyfish invented

March 21st, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) A hydrogen-powered robot that moves in water like a jellyfish and could eventually be used in underwater rescue operations has been invented by US engineers, the ... Read more...

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New robotic hand types like its human counterpart

March 4th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): Engineers in US have developed a robotic hand that is capable of performing human tasks such as opening doors and typing.The researchers have been trying to create robots ... Read more...

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Hydrogen-powered device mimics human muscle size, strength

December 13th, 2009 - 10:53 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): Scientists have created a strong and silent hydrogen-powered artificial muscle that is equivalent in size and power to human muscle."People are trying to use metal hydrides as hydrogen ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |