Soft Robots are a project from the Quality of Life Technology Center designed to help seniors and people with mobility problems. Soft, inflatable arms like this one can manipulate objects weighing up to 500 grams (1.1 pounds) and assist with tasks like feeding, dressing, and transfers from bed to wheelchair.
January 8, 2011 7:43 PM PST
Photo by: Josh Miller
| Caption by: Tim Hornyak
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