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Researchers create housecat-inspired robot

Researchers create housecat-inspired robot

The ape isn't the only animal getting attention from robotics engineers. "The scientists at Switzerland's École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) created the feline robot to mimic the speed and agility of cats with the eventual purpose of helping to create search and rescue missions which would require quick action over uneven terrain."