Forget drones. ‘RoboBees’ and ‘RoBirds’ take flight
Entrepreneur - 08/08/2014
If you think drones are cool, our skies are about to get a lot more high-tech. Researchers are developing robotic birds and bees — and they might take flight soon.
This isn’t what your parents had in mind when they talked about the birds and the bees.
One group of researchers from Northeastern University and Harvard University’s Wyss Institute is developing tiny, flying robots that could one day communicate with one another to independently, artificially pollinate crops.