Manufacturing an explosive material such as rocket fuel can be dangerous business. To lower the risk, engineers are taking a cue from nature with the design of their latest mixing method.
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.
There has been no lack of research in looking for the best solution to clean up oil spills. However, a recent discovery could be the first to utilize waste from the oil industry itself.