Summary: California [USA], August 23 (ANI): Taking inspiration from origami, Caltech and Harvard University researchers have built a multifunctional soft robot which can change shape
in response to heat.
Weight loss can also affect a similar change shape
of the face but fillers will help create specific definition in this area."
This is the latest breakthrough in the quest for a soft, flexible material that can be manipulated to change shape
Amazon's new 3-D body scanning unit is inviting people to a New York office to measure small changes in their body size and shape over the course of 20 weeks in an effort to understand "how bodies change shape
over time," the Wall Street Journal reports, citing an invitation.
Lymphatic fluid pumped through internal channels causes their large sickle-shaped fins subtly to change shape
, aiding manoeuvrability at high speed.
Sometimes referred to as "smart metals," "Training" Process for Shape Memory Alloys (SMAs) are known for their unique ability to change shape
, and then recall their original shape through mechanical or thermal loading.
Simply tweaking the water's chemistry made the liquid metal droplets move and change shape
, without any need for external mechanical, electronic or optical stimulants."
Like origami, the cube can be folded along its edges to change shape
. The team demonstrated, both theoretically and experimentally, that the cube can be formed into many different shapes by folding certain edges, which act like hinges.
"Morphees" are flexible mobile devices with Lycra or alloy displays which bend and stretch according to use; these can change shape
automatically to form screens to shield your fingers when you type in a pincode, for example, or to move the display to the twists and turns of a game.
They can temporarily soften, change shape
, and harden back to new shapes and forms.
IWAS recently approached by an amazing guy who wanted to completely change shape
, lose a lot of weight and transform his life.
Incredibly, the comet-like tails change shape
as the asteroid sheds dust.