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2013-04-30 16:20:27

Robotic bird's independently controllable wings makes more realistic flight maneuvers possible. COLLEGE PARK, Md., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In this age of advanced technology, how hard could it be to develop a robotic bird that flies by flapping its wings? Despite the apparent simplicity of the idea, it's very hard--if you want the bird to actually fly. And how hard could it be to make a robot bird whose wings can flap independently of each other? So hard that it's been...