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Badass Robotic Roach Explores Rubble After A Disaster

Badass Robotic Roach Explores Rubble After A Disaster

It’s often said that the only creature to survive a nuclear explosion will be the humble cockroach. Now this hardy insect has inspired the design of a tiny compressible robot, capable of squeezing into tight small spaces — like those created by the rubble following a building or tunnel collapse.