Comments on Methanol-Powered Robot Muscles - Bend It Like Bender
Researchers working on better muscles for prosthetic devices accidentally stumble on Matt Groenings robot creation. (Read
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|"your description is off. metal expands when heated and contracts when cooled down, not the other way around. "
( 3/18/2006 11:51:47 AM)
|"I'm hoping that this is due to the fact that it is a bent shape memory wire; by heating it, it changes shape and the muscle contracts. When it is no longer being heated, the metal returns to its original shape, and the muscle relaxes. "
(Bill Christensen 3/18/2006 2:00:46 PM)
|"it is inapropriate
(jenna steinebach 3/23/2006 10:19:43 AM)
|"In that picture, Bender is drinking Slurm, which is highly addictive, but not alcoholic. "
(Tom 4/14/2006 9:40:23 PM)
|"How do you know that Slurm is non-alcoholic? "
(anonymous 5/25/2006 8:49:54 AM)
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