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Going Where No Robot Has Ever Gone
GoQBot
Ballistic rolling as a mode of transport to aid search and rescue
By Linda Rosencrance


Harvard University Professor George Whitesides and his team have fashioned a new type of flexible, soft-bodied robot that could one day assist in dangerous search and rescue missions or serve as a surgeon’s assistant.

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