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Researchers Can Use Swarm of Insect Cyborgs to Map Unknown Areas

Caption: Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed software that allows them to map unknown environments -- such as collapsed buildings -- based on the movement of a swarm of insect cyborgs, or "biobots."

Credit: Edgar Lobaton

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