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A Safe Drone For Last Mile Delivery

The clever people at École Polytechnique Fédérale De Lausanne or EPFL have created a a drone for delivering packages weighing up to 500 g. The drone features a carbon fiber safety cage around it to protect people from the spinning … Continue reading

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Soft Robots Mimic Human Muscles

Three researchers at EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Luasanne) are working on soft robots. Soft robots have a wide range of applications such as gripping, locomotion on uneven terrain, biomedical rehabilitation and more. Soft pneumatic actuators are a great choice … Continue reading

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Pleurobot

Scientists from the EPFL’s Biorobotics Laboratory have created a new version of  the salamander like robot called Pleurobot. Using x-rays and up to 64 tracking points, the scientists are able to accurately mimic a salamander’s gate. Pleurobot uses 27 motors … Continue reading

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