We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

"Particle" Robots: The Bio-inspired Bots That Move With No Brain

Video   Mar 25, 2019 | Taken from Nature Video, YouTube

 

Researchers have built a robot made up of individual ‘particles’ that moves with no centralized control. The bots rely on the same kind of statistical mechanics that allows groups of cells to move, creating some intriguing possibilities.

 
More Information
 
 
 

Recommended Videos

Ancient Rome’s Most Notorious Doctor

Video

Learn about the Greek physician and philosopher Galen of Pergamon, whose experiments and discoveries changed medicine.

WATCH NOW

Cancer Treatment Using Nanoparticles – Is It Possible?

Video

Nanoparticles are capable of carrying chemotherapy to areas of the body afflicted by cancer. However, what if these nanoparticles were specifically targeted to treat only cancer cells and not healthy cells?

WATCH NOW

Blood Brain Barrier on a Chip

Video

Scientists have created a linked BBB-on-a-chip to allow the study of drug delivery and neurological disease in vitro.

WATCH NOW

 

Like what you just watched? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Cancer Research Cell Science

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE