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Robot ants: mini-machines mimic insect colony

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 29 March 2013 - 11:07 AM

Scientists in the US have built and tested robotic ants that they say behave just like a real ant colony.

The robots do not resemble their insect counterparts; they are tiny cubes equipped with two watch motors to power the wheels that enable them to move.

But their collective behaviour is remarkably ant-like.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/21956795

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Posted 29 March 2013 - 01:02 PM

Now your homes will be infested with these.





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