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Kilobots self assemble into complex shapes

  1. Aug 15, 2014 #1
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  3. Aug 15, 2014 #2

    HallsofIvy

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    Remarkable. Thanks, Greg.
     
  4. Aug 15, 2014 #3

    256bits

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    That is quite interesting.

    Harvard is also working on this, self assembly robots. Still in infancy, needs work.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9M1zNIVGrjM
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03C6GA__onw

    Merge the two concepts, scale down, and something along the lines of the replicators of the show Star Gate seems a possible outcome,
     
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