This Is What A Robotic Armpit Looks Like
This robot armpit was created by Kevin Grennan so humans could communicate with machines through odors and chemicals. Grennan augmented three industrial robots with sweat glands that use a specific type of behavior to respond to a chemical stimulus.One of his robots releases a odor with the sweat that is similar of human fear, Grennan said. Another one has the smell of a male sweat gland. Grennan thinks these smells can be used to help humans in dangerous situations or to simply increase productivity.
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