The Tendril-Like Soft Robot (image) Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia - IIT Share Print E-Mail Caption The tendril-like soft robot is able to curl around Passiflora caerulea plant stalk. It is able to curl and climb, using the same physical principles determining water transport in plants. Credit IIT-Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia Usage Restrictions use with appropriate credits and caption Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.