Confined Spaces Locomotion - Ants

Confined Spaces Locomotion - Ants

Two fire ants move through a tunnel built in simulated soil in the laboratory of Daniel Goldman at Georgia Tech. Researchers have studied how ants move in confined spaces, information that could be useful in developing future generations of subterranean robots. (Courtesy of Nick Gravish)

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Life Sciences and Biology, Robotics
Ants, locomotion, robotics, search and rescue
  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 3, 2015 - 5:01pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:47pm