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Tomorrow Daily 032: Hacking the human body, 3D-printed birds, robo-bees, and more

A RoboBee the size of a quarter is making waves today. It's not quite ready to start filling in for bee hives around the world, but we're okay with that. We're a little worried about the possibility of these bees turning into angry, killer robo-bees.

By August 7, 2014

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RoboBees ready for mass production. Thanks, Harvard!

Harvard University's robotics lab designs an origami-inspired method for stamping out large numbers of pop-up flying microrobots.

By February 16, 2012

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Insane bug bots go bug wild

Bug-sized robots created by Harvard can zip along at a speed of 37 centimetres per second.

By June 21, 2013

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Robot bees take first flight

Harvard University researchers have conducted the first controlled flight of so-called "RoboBees," which weigh less than a tenth of a gram.

By May 2, 2013

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The Week in Pictures: Google's utopia to a stem cell burger

Google CEO Larry Page imagines a tech-driven utopia, robotic bees take flight, and a $325,000 stem cell hamburger is ready to be eaten.

By May 17, 2013

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Tiny robot insect finally takes flight

A tiny flying robot the size of a house fly is helping scientists study the dynamics of insect flight.

By May 2, 2013

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Robot bee assembles in pop-up origami trick

Get out the Raid! This fabrication method allows for myriad small, insect-like robots to be assembled in sheets.

By February 27, 2012