PUFFER Robot can explore where its larger counterparts can’t go

The innovative new pop-up PUFFER robot from NASA can explore where its larger counterparts can’t go. The origami-inspired PUFFER was designed to travel with the next fleet of Martian rovers. The two-wheeled PUFFER robots can be flat-packed to travel with the rover, and then deployed as needed to explore hard-to-reach locations such as ledges and crevasses, altering their shape to fit into small areas.
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/origami-inspired-robot-can-hitch-a-ride-with-a-rover/

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