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Roach Inspired Robots

| Joshua Zimmerman

Playing with our Solar Cockroaches is great fun, but scientists at the  University of California, Berkeley have been hard at work combining robotics with lessons learned from Mother Nature. Similar to the aerodynamic and hydrodynamic shapes of birds and fish, cockroaches are "terradynamically streamlined" to better move through their cluttered...

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End of Summer Solar Sale!

| Joshua Zimmerman

Is candy crush killing your phone battery?  Feed your phone's addiction to electrons with a USB Solar Cell and Power Bank from BrownDogGadgets! For a limited time, you can take advantage of our end of summer sale, and get a free USB LED Light Stick when you order any Solar...

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Updated Instructable for Solar Cockroach 2.0!

| Joshua Zimmerman

Good news, folks! Our years old Solar Cockroach 2.0 instructions have finally been updated with new pictures and to reflect changes we've made to the included parts. Even better, our roaches now have six legs, just like the real thing! Check grab a kit here, check out the instructable, and get...

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