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Scientists created manta ray-like robots that jump and glide out of the water

16 September 2019

A flying fish moving above the sea surface

Designing a robot to move seamlessly from water to flight, similar to manta rays and flying fish, requires a power-intensive unit. It is especially challenging to make in a small size. The new type of robot could be used in reservoir management, agriculture, and disaster relief.

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Keywords: aerial, aquatic, robots, digital, construction and mechanical, characteristics of technological outcomes

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