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Tom Russell research on Liquid Robots from Nature Chemistry publication

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The research, which appears in Nature Chemistry is the first to unveil a self-powered, “water-walking” aqueous robot that runs continuously without electricity. These liquid robots that are like tiny submarines, which dive below the surface to retrieve precious chemicals, and then resurface to deliver chemicals “ashore.” And they can do this over and over, without ever needing to recharge.

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December 10, 2021