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.
If Berlin-based startup BigRep has their say, we could be using 3D-printed bicycle tires instead of pumping them up. The company has taken to the streets of the German capital to show off their airless bicycle tires prototype.
Plastic trash is becoming a big problem on land and sea and a company has found a new use for the plastic waste it’s been scooping up in the canals of Amsterdam—office furniture.