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Scientists in the US have created a robot the size of a fly that is able to perform the agile manoeuvres of the...

Originally shared by Gary Mortimer

Scientists in the US have created a robot the size of a fly that is able to perform the agile manoeuvres of the ubiquitous insects.

This “robo-fly”, built from carbon fibre, weighs a fraction of a gram and has super-fast electronic “muscles” to power its wings.
http://www.suasnews.com/2013/05/22625/robotic-insect-worlds-smallest-flying-robot-takes-off/

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