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Friday Funny: Want to See Weird? This Robot Snakes into Strange Places

This inflatable robot can move into unusual spaces, perhaps even saving lives.

Here’s an interesting device. With a bit of air pressure, it can snake its way into places not easy to reach, eventually, even human airways.

Rob Spiegel has covered manufacturing for 22 years, 19 of them for Design News. Other topics he has covered include automation, supply chain technology, alternative energy, and cybersecurity. For 10 years, he was the owner and publisher of the food magazine Chile Pepper.

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