Image of the Day: Flying Fish Robot

This week’s video comes from Imperial College London where water-reactive chemicals are helping to propel a robot 26m through the air, an advance that could see the ‘bot taking water samples from hazardous environments. Making the transition from water to air requires a lot of power, so the team at Imperial developed a system that requires […] The post Video of the week: tether-free robot takes flight from water appeared first on The Engineer.

Image of the Day: Flying Fish Robot

The developers envision their device could be used to collect water samples in hazardous environments.

Wed 18 Sep 19 from The Scientist

Robot can launch out of the water and glide like a flying fish

A robot that can propel itself out of water into flight could be used to take water samples while leapfrogging aquatic obstacles

Wed 11 Sep 19 from Newscientist

Researchers design robot glider that takes off from water

Acetylene gas offers solution to high power demand. Barry Keily reports.

Wed 11 Sep 19 from Cosmos Magazine

'Flying fish' robot can propel itself out of water and glide through the air

A bio-inspired bot uses water from the environment to create a gas and launch itself from the water's surface.

Wed 11 Sep 19 from TechXplore

'Flying fish' robot can propel itself out of water and glide through the air, Wed 11 Sep 19 from Eurekalert

'Flying fish’ drone actually explodes out of the water

Drones that can both swim and fly are no longer in the distant future. Imperial College London's Aerial Robotics Lab built a concept for multimodal swimming robot it calls AquaMAV ...

Fri 13 Sep 19 from Engadget

'Flying fish' robot propels itself by shooting water out of its butt - CNET

The majestic bot can leap out of the water and glide through the air. No need to worry.

Wed 11 Sep 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

'Flying fish' robot shoots water out of its butt - CNET

The majestic robot can propel itself out of the water and glide through the air. No need to worry.

Wed 11 Sep 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Video of the week: tether-free robot takes flight from water

This week’s video comes from Imperial College London where water-reactive chemicals are helping to propel a robot 26m through the air, an advance that could see the ‘bot taking ...

Thu 12 Sep 19 from The Engineer

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