Intricate Gizmos That Do Nothing but Hold Themselves Up | Wired Design
Gregory Alan Bolcer stashed this in But is it Art?
Stashed in: Robots!
Not sure what the point is of the gadgets or the article, but they are fun to look at.
Could some of these principles apply to robotics?
I'm not sure. I think the insectabot spybot has advanced well beyond, so I saw it as art more than bleeding edge science, but imagination and inspiration is a funny thing.....
Science can be rather artful when it wants to be.