Remote control cockroaches - yes REAL ones
Scientists have managed to devise a method of remote controlling cockroaches. Yes, the living, breathing insects that make your skin crawl. The reason - to help in finding and rescuing people trapped in collapse buildings following disasters.
Cockroaches were chosen as they're already robust and seem to flourish in such difficult environments and it was easier to find a way of stimulating them to move in the right direction than to create small robotic alternatives. The results are impressive as you can see above...
Last updated: 18/04/2018 07:47:01