Robotic octopus arm mimics the real one - UberGizmo

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  1. octobot

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    Robotic octopus arm mimics the real one
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    [SIZE=-1]Some researchers from Reading University are working together to create a robotic octopus that they hope will be used for underwater operations such as maintenance, marine salvage, and retrieval of objects like ...[/SIZE]
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    Robotic octopus could carry out underwater operations - The Engineer


    Robotic octopus could carry out underwater operations
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    [SIZE=-1]Reading University researchers are taking part in a multi-disciplinary effort to develop a robotic octopus. The biomimetic cephalopod is being designed to match a real octopus in terms of speed, dexterity and flexibility. ...[/SIZE]
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    The video is impressive as a start but I wonder how far they will be able to go. I can see some neat toys coming in the future :grin:
     

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