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A small robot sits atop a pile of poppy seeds meant to represent shifting soil.

Researchers have developed unique gaits for rovers to prevent them from getting stuck in deep sand or soil.

Meredith Fore, Contributor

A month’s worth of cool science stories, summed up

Alistair Jennings, Contributor

A month's worth of cool science stories summed up.

Alistair Jennings, Contributor

Researchers embrace the wobbliness of soft materials to make squishy robots.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

January's coolest science stories summed up.

Alistair Jennings, Contributor

Some of the so-called “hygrobots” can spontaneously advance across a wet surface.

Catherine Meyers, Editor

Robotic bugs may someday help in search and rescue.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

By wearing different self-folding exoskeletons, a robot can move, roll, float and glide.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

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