This Tiny Robot Can Pull Weights 2,000 Times Heavier Than It

Scientists from Stanford have developed a series of super-small, super strong robots—including this one, that can haul up to 52 pounds, despite weighing less than half an ounce. That’s like you pulling a blue whale.
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Stanford scientists are finding inspiration from an unlikely source - geckos. Tiny robots weighing less than half an ounce have adhesive feet and are capable of hauling up to 52 pounds! Can this new technology be applied to projects of larger scale? 


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