Click Picks: Steerable RoboBee From Harvard

Posted on: 4:51 am, October 10, 2012, by

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Think for a minute about the implications of this: a steerable robot the size of a Bumble Bee. If you’re a little creeped out well, we can’t blame you. The implications of a RoboBee for military, law enforcement or espionage use are expansive.


In the following video, Michelle Stark’s Click Pick on the morning newscast Wednesday, Harvard researchers demonstrate how far they’ve come in developing the RoboBee – giving it the ability to pitch and roll as an RC helicopter might be controlled. Gizmodo has even more details on this cool new sci-tech breakthrough.