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Self-healing materials for robotics made from ‘jelly’ and salt

Scientists have developed self-healing, biodegradable, 3D-printed materials. This material can be used in the development of realistic artificial hands. This material can also be...

Engineers reveal cause of key sodium-ion battery flaw

Scientists have discovered the source of a problem limiting the durability of sodium-ion batteries. Scientists provided manufacturers with new strategies for powering the 21st...

Biohybrid fish made from human cardiac cells swims like the heart beats

Harvard University researchers have developed the first fully autonomous biohybrid fish from human stem-cell derived cardiac muscle cells. The artificial fish recreates the muscle...

Scientists develop insect-sized flying robots with flapping wings

University of Bristol scientists have developed a new drive system for flapping wing autonomous robots. They have used a new method of electromechanical zipping....

New ultra-fast 3D printer works like a reverse scanner

A new 3D printer has the principles of a CT scanner. It has light modelling of materials. It will produce objects with unique property combinations...

Researchers develop 3D-printed and flexible OLED display

University of Minnesota researchers have used a customized printer to 3D print a flexible organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display. This will lead to producing...

Dishwasher case bottoms made from recycled plastic

Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF researchers have worked together with partner companies and demonstrated that recycled plastic performs like virgin...

Gold and water-vapor plasma improves fabrication of flexible electronics

RIKEN Centre for Emergent Matter Science and RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research scientists have developed a new technique for improving the flexibility of ultra-thin...

Engineers make world’s longest flexible fiber battery

Researchers have developed a lithium-ion rechargeable battery. This battery looks like an ultra-long fiber and can be woven into fabrics. A wide variety of...

New technique speeds up thermal actuations for soft robotics

North Carolina State University researchers have developed a new design for thermal actuators to create rapid movement in soft robotic devices. A corresponding author...

Fitness games are actually affecting our health

Because of COVID-19 pandemic Governments of all countries have imposed lockdowns and quarantine protocols. These lockdowns have prompted a cultural shift as we moved...

Stanford engineers build bird bots

Stanford University engineers has built robotic graspers by taking inspiration from how birds land and perch on branches. These robotic graspers can feet on...

Australian government unmasks online trolls

Australia's government has announced that it will introduce a new legislation to unmask online trolls and it will hold social media platforms responsible for...

Researchers used bubble casting method to improve flexibility in soft robots

Princeton University researchers have found a new way to make soft robots by using "fancy balloons". These "fancy balloons" are capable of changing shape...