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This Walking Robot Looks Extremely Drunk

This Walking Robot Looks Extremely Drunk

Like humans, robots often need to learn things the hard way. For super complex automatons, like Boston Dynamics’ Atlas, that can mean understanding the complexities of human bullying. But in the case of this bumbling bot named MARLO, it’s just something as simple as trying — and failing — to…

Japanese Paper Art Could Lead To Bending And Folding Electronics

Japanese Paper Art Could Lead To Bending And Folding Electronics

LG’s G Flex phones are mostly known for their ability to bend slightly under pressure, but someday our mobile devices could be completely rolled up like a piece of paper. And researchers at the University of Michigan are hoping the art of intricate paper cutting might be the secret to…