Robot SnakeFor those hazardous robotic missions that do not require arms, hands or legs.
University of Michigan News Service
Snake-like robot conquers obstacles
ANN ARBOR, Mich.—A virtually unstoppable "snakebot" developed by a University of Michigan team that resembles a high-tech slinky as it climbs pipes and stairs, rolls over rough terrain and spans wide gaps to reach the other side.
The robot is ideal for hazardous inspections or surveillance in industrial or military applications Borenstein said.