Archive for August, 2005

Human-like skin gives robots sense of touch -study – Yahoo! News

August 16, 2005

Human-like skin gives robots sense of touch -study – Yahoo! News: “WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A flexible, electronic skin could provide robots, car seats and even carpets the ability to sense pressure and heat, Japanese researchers reported on Monday.

They described a new ‘skin’ that not only senses both heat and pressure, but that is flexible, cheap and easy to make.”

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Ewww, freaky.