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Navy to Prototype Fish-Inspired, Autonomous Robots with ‘Self-Healing’ Parts (Brandi Vincent, Nextgov)

U.S. Navy officials are developing next-generation autonomous underwater robots that generate virtually no radiated noise while navigating the ocean.

To make the actuators—or components that move and help control the overall systems—they are drawing inspiration from the biology of creatures that inhabit waters where those futuristic vehicles will operate.

Navy to Prototype Fish-Inspired, Autonomous Robots with ‘Self-Healing’ Parts – Nextgov