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+ - Moth Takes the Driver's Seat in Smell-Tracking Robot->

Submitted by Zothecula
Zothecula (1870348) writes "In the future, we may have autonomous robots that follow scents to track down gas leaks, rescue disaster victims trapped in debris, or perform other duties. While the algorithms that drive such robots could perhaps just be made up from scratch, scientists from the University of Tokyo are instead looking to the insect world for inspiration. To that end, they recently created a two-wheeled robot that was successfully driven by female-seeking male silkmoths."
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Moth Takes the Driver's Seat in Smell-Tracking Robot

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