Sarah Bergbreiter

Why I make robots the size of a grain of rice

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By studying the movement and bodies of insects such as ants, Sarah Bergbreiter and her team build incredibly robust, super teeny, mechanical versions of creepy crawlies … and then they add rockets. See their jaw-dropping developments in micro-robotics, and hear about three ways we might use these little helpers in the future.

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Sarah Bergbreiter · Microroboticist

Sarah Bergbreiter packs advanced technologies into tiny robots that can overcome obstacles 80 times their height.

Sarah Bergbreiter packs advanced technologies into tiny robots that can overcome obstacles 80 times their height.