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  1. Inflatable robots will terrorize us soon

    These squirmy balloon robots, called Eggy Robots, are described as "the very first attempt to implement a totally soft robot." On first read, that sounds quite cozy. But coziness is not the goalâ''Eggy Robots are apparently intended to chase humans. At least that's the premise behind this work by Yoichiro Kawaguchi, a computer graphics artist at the University of Tokyo. A Kawaguchi balloon creature is controlled by a motor in the base, which pulls on wires that run through the body. At SIGGRAPH Asia, where …

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