Other related sites

Page last updated at 16:37 GMT, Monday, 29 October 2012

Robots 'can echo moves of dolphins'


Animals are believed to have evolved from the water onto the land. Now technology is hoping to work in reverse, moving robots away from the factories and towards the wild.

Marc Cieslak reported on the snakes, dolphins and other animals that are all being used as an inspiration for robotics.

And for more highlights from 2012, please see below.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2019 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific