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Robotic Millipede

Robotic Millipede
Researchers at Japan's Tohoku University have developed the Millipede Bot (or Active Scope System). It has a camera in its head and is designed to crawl through disaster sites to find survivors.


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Posted by Spock on March 6, 2011
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Posted by pdpete on March 6, 2011 at 10:30 am
Great technology should have plenty of applications in the rescue industry.
Posted by Tibor on March 6, 2011 at 4:51 pm
I see great potential in examining dangerous places, military and rescue efforts. Interesting, Spock.
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