Over the years, scientists have created soft robots that can handle delicate objects, crawl and swim, however these robots have always had a limited ability to react to the environment around them. Until now.
Chinese startup Ehang has said much about its flying taxi drone since bringing a prototype to the CES show in 2016.
This isn’t the first snake-inspired robot to be featured on Manufacturing Minute, and it probably won’t be the last. However, it could be the first to utilize the design of snake skin as a way of locomotion.