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First ‘living robots' can now ‘spontaneously' self-replicate, scientists say

1 month ago   |   By RT

Miniscule biological machines developed by scientists from the cells of Frogs - commonly referred to as Xenobots - can now self-replicate according to a new scientific report.
The Xenobots were made public in a report last year, which suggested the self-repairing technology could be used to replace degradable materials such as concrete, steel, and plastic. Then, in March, it was revealed that the organisms had been improved to be able to remember their surroundings and assemble into a single swarm.
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Team builds first living robots that can reproduce

Team builds first living robots that can reproduce

1 month ago   |   By Science Daily

Scientists have discovered a new form of biological reproduction - and created self-replicating living robots. Made from frog cells, these computer-designed organisms gather single cells inside a Pac-Man-shaped 'mouth' - and release Xenobot 'babies' that look and move like themselves. Then the offspring go and do the same - over and over.
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