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Susan Rambo
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Re: Biobots and drones
Susan Rambo   6/29/2013 8:17:33 PM
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Maybe EE Times can buy a drone then....good idea!

MeasurementBlues
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Re: I'm sitting on the horns of...
MeasurementBlues   6/29/2013 11:44:29 PM
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Can we make a drone mouse and program them not to invade my house?

anon7802799
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Love those cockroaches
anon7802799   6/29/2013 11:53:54 PM
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Finally, they have a purpose ....

Pho99
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Larger creatures are easier to remote control
Pho99   6/30/2013 6:18:15 PM
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Mounting something that small you likely can lose several prototypes and several bugs before a success.

 

Beagles, and Dachsunds would be better for spying on yuppies for example.

 

 

harnhua
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Re: I'm sitting on the horns of...
harnhua   6/30/2013 9:32:04 PM
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Great idea and execution. There're a lot of things we can learn via biomimicry!

mcgrathdylan
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Finally!
mcgrathdylan   7/1/2013 12:27:05 AM
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It's about time we've found a use for these creatures. I'm all for it. I am curious about how effective this will be, though.

Nnanci
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Re: Finally!
Nnanci   7/1/2013 12:40:53 AM
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Lol, yeah those creatures have insisted to live with us so we've got to find them some work...sounds good to me because i'm imagining for instance in a rescue mission where other animals or people can not get to. Roaches can crawl through the rubble and find people or otherwise confirm their absence.

mcgrathdylan
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Re: Finally!
mcgrathdylan   7/1/2013 12:49:12 AM
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You know, honrestly, as we continue to shrink electronics, eventually we should be able to use ants. Right?  

Nnanci
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Re: Finally!
Nnanci   7/1/2013 12:56:46 AM
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Right. Microscopic job for sure but why not...the smaller it is the more flexible.

Max The Magnificent
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Re: Larger creatures are easier to remote control
Max The Magnificent   7/1/2013 7:41:33 AM
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@Pho99: Beagles, and Dachsunds would be better for spying on yuppies

LOL

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