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‘Robot locust’ can jump 11 feet high | KurzweilAI

‘Robot locust’ can jump 11 feet high | KurzweilAI

A locust-inspired miniature robot that can jump 3.35 meters (11 ft.), covering a distance of 1.37 meters (4.5 ft.) horizontally in one leap is designed to handle search-and-rescue and reconnaissance missions in rough terrain.The new locust-inspired robot, dubbed “TAUB” (for “Tel Aviv University and Ort Braude College”), is 12.7 cm (5 in.) long and weighs…

Source: ‘Robot locust’ can jump 11 feet high | KurzweilAI