Comments on Gummi Bots: Biomimetic Soft-Bodied Robots
These flexible creepy-crawlies are on their way like little caterpillars. (Read
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|"One of the drawbacks of this robot is that it actually contains some metal parts. I'd like it better if all soft (or at least non-metallic) parts were used. Readers might take a look at electroactive polymers (see the article on how Blimps Swim Through The Air Like Fish)."
(Bill Christensen 4/10/2007 1:13:42 PM)
|"I'd also like to (modestly) point out that, when I first published this article, there were 0 instances of the phrase 'Gummi Bots' on Google. Today, there are 31,500. You read it first on Technovelgy.com!"
(Bill Christensen 4/10/2007 1:17:15 PM)
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