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  • Harvard’s Robotic Tentacle Gripper Is Pure Nightmare Fuel

    Harvard’s Robotic Tentacle Gripper Is Pure Nightmare Fuel

    Part of the versatility of the human hand’s ability to pick up almost anything comes from being able to apply a gentle touch for frail or oddly-shaped objects. That’s something robots struggle with, particularly when functioning autonomously, and unfortunately the solution could lie with an unorthodox gripper design that looks straight out of a horror…