The small robot that could.
The new generation of robots is softer and gentler.
A soft, customizable robot fits around a human heart and helps it beat.
This cute, self-powered octopus-like robot could be a game changer.
Soft robotics involves machines designed to resemble biological systems like squids, caterpillars, starfish, human hands and more. Though far less practical at this point, soft robots could prove invaluable soon enough. ZME Science looked at a couple of some of the most amazing designs made by scientists so far.