Harvard University

Scientists Have Invented a Tiny Flying Robot That Can Perch to Save Energy

So cute!

JACINTA BOWLER
29 JUN 2016
 

The Robobee should definitely be in the running for 2016's cutest robot (and if that isn't a thing, it should be).

Not only is it tiny, lightweight, adorable and can be remote controlled - it also perches on surrounding objects to save energy, so it can fly for longer on a single charge.

We want one. 

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