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Shape Shifters Tread a Daunting Path Toward Reality

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Science  08 Aug 2003:
Vol. 301, Issue 5634, pp. 754-756
DOI: 10.1126/science.301.5634.754

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New designs of robots built from cell-like modules are learning to walk, slither, roll, flow, and reinvent themselves on the fly.