soft robitics

SciTech Now Episode 334

In this episode of SciTech Now, the PBS documentary Military Medicine Beyond The Battlefield takes a look at the unique engineering and research center in Pittsburgh with a mission to save and better lives; a new trend in robotics to create durable and malleable robots using soft materials; exploring the uncharted Amazon; and equipping students […]

The emerging field of soft robotics

While traditional robots are typically made of hard mechanical parts, a new trend in robotics is emerging to create durable and malleable robots using soft materials that conform to the human body. Kari Love, Soft Goods Engineer at robotics company, Super Releaser joins Hari Sreenivasan to talks soft robotics.