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Autonomous Robotic Soft Fish

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MIT reports of the first self-contained robot, a fish that can execute escape maneuvers as quickly as a real fish can.

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Date: 03/15/14 11:16 AM

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  1. Profile photo of ElectricEye
    ElectricEye Male 50-59
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    March 15, 2014 at 8:53 am
    Link: Autonomous Robotic Soft Fish - MIT reports of the first self-contained robot, a fish that can execute escape maneuvers as quickly as a real fish can.
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    hairyshyt Male 30-39
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    March 15, 2014 at 12:09 pm
    RoboCod becoming a reality


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    carmium Female 50-59
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    March 15, 2014 at 7:42 pm
    If it`s self-contained, why do I keep seeing a wire attached to it?
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    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
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    March 15, 2014 at 8:37 pm
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    turdburglar Male 30-39
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    March 15, 2014 at 9:06 pm

    The Japanese have been working on robotic fish for years now. Their robots, code name "fuzzy flounder and trouser tuna", are in beta.

    They look almost real...when you squint your eyes.

    Bung Laou!



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    Draculya Male 40-49
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    March 15, 2014 at 9:52 pm
    Daniela Rus looks a lot like a soft bodied robot. Plus she hardly ever blinks.
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    toeachhisown Male 50-59
    418 posts
    March 16, 2014 at 11:58 am
    FAIL! All they do is talk, talk, talk. The video is inconclusive.
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    TheZigRat Male 50-59
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    March 16, 2014 at 7:14 pm

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