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Home > News > Running Robots Draw Inspiration from Cockroaches

December 30th, 2009

Running Robots Draw Inspiration from Cockroaches

Abstract:
Lately, more and more research groups around the world have been turning to Mother Nature when it comes to seeking inspiration in a wide variety of fields of research. These range from nanotechnology to robotics, and they all seem to be benefiting very much from this approach. Just recently, experts at the Oregon State University (OSU), who are currently working on robotic locomotion, have turned to analyzing the common cockroach for clues on how to proceed next in their investigation.

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