Jun 8, 2020

This wearable robotic arm can hold tools, pick fruit, and punch through walls

Posted by in categories: robotics/AI, wearables

We’ve always had a soft spot for supernumerary robotic limbs here at The Verge, but this latest example of the genre is one of the most impressive we’ve seen to date. Designed by researchers at the Université de Sherbrooke in Canada, it’s a hydraulic arm that sits on the wearer’s hip and uses a three-fingered manipulator to carry out a range of tasks.

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