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Bionic ants that work in ‘colonies’ to complete tasks could be coming to a factory near you | Daily Mail Online

Ants may be the perfect workers – they share chores, solve complex problems and work to the death without complaint.And now the behaviour and appearance of nature’s most diligent insect has been emulated in plastic and metal, with the creation of BionicANTS.German engineers have crafted machines that mimic the cooperative behaviour of a colony, because the robots can make individual decisions as well as work as a team.Scroll down for video German engineers have crafted mechanical ants (shown) that mimic the cooperative behaviour of a colony because the robots can make individual decisions as well as work as a team

via Bionic ants that work in ‘colonies’ to complete tasks could be coming to a factory near you | Daily Mail Online.

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