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This ‘Caterpillar’ Robot Climbs Up Its Own Track and Can Be Used for Search and Rescue

Meet the RCTR (Reconfigurable Continuous Track Robot), a mobile robot that has the ability to change its entire body shape on a link-by-link basis. This RCTR can change its shape while actuated using two motors only – “using just one extra actuator to ‘build its own track in the air as it advances.’”

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