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Old 03-28-2016, 11:23 AM   #1
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Microbots as recovery gear

Forget the winch. I'm ordering a box of microbots to pull me out instead.

How 6 ant-inspired microrobots can pull a 3,900-pound car | MNN - Mother Nature Network


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Old 03-28-2016, 11:42 AM   #2
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That would be awesome. Just have an army of them that jump out the van and start pulling!

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Old 03-28-2016, 02:26 PM   #3
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I did not see the buy now link on the page.
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Old 06-02-2016, 10:46 PM   #4
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...shown here at 20x speed.
Recovery might take awhile, good thing you can live in your van while they pull you out, eh?
and then
everything changed
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