Cyborg Cockroaches Powered by Solar Cells Could Help First Responders in Disaster Areas: Details

Chris K

Chris K

Chris K
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Cyborg cockroaches that can be remotely controlled and powered by solar cells could help locate survivors of earthquakes trapped under rubble in the future, a new breakthrough by Japanese researchers suggests. The research involves equipping cockroaches with a flexible solar film while sending directional signals into sensory organs on the bug's hindquarters.

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