EPFL Soft Robots Mimic Muscles

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Here are soft robots that act like human muscles and be used in future wearables. These are flexible, easily re-configurable, and air-actuated. As the team explains, these robots are made of off-the-shelf, low cost materials. They are suitable for rehab.

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Pretty impressive, don’t you think?

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