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‘Artificial muscle’ makes paper doll do sit-ups

Researchers have given a foil “paper doll” the ability to move and do sit-ups with a new material called polymer covalent organic frameworks (polyCOFs).

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Tiny vibration-powered robots are the size of the world's smallest ant

Researchers created a new type of tiny 3D printed robot that moves by harnessing vibration from piezoelectric actuators, ultrasound sources or even tiny speakers.

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F1 aerodynamics helps lower supermarket energy usage

Tesco is joining forces with Aerofoil Energy to transform the performance of refrigeration cabinets via the application of Formula One-derived aerodynamics.

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Limitless 360º steering for next-generation urban vehicles

Protean360+ is thought to be the first of its kind to be developed for commercial applications that offers a limitless 360º steering capability.

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