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An MIT research team created bendable,
stretchable robotic fingers made out of
silicone rubber that can lift and handle
objects as thin as a piece of paper and as
delicate as an egg.
4 At Issue
5 From pddnet.com
6 First Look
8 New Products
27 Final Thought
18 Engineering Answers
Top 11 Challenges
Machine Designers Face
Machine design has seen rapid
developments in recent years, especially
with the increasing popularity of smart
20 3D Printing
Innovations in Metal
The 3D printer market is rapidly
transforming, and nowhere is this more
evident than in the metal 3D printing
As M2M systems become more pervasive,
will vendors need to agree upon standards
for device-to-device communication? What
kind of standards, if any, are needed?
OBJECTS BY FEEL