Gallery: Coralbots: Swarms of Coral-Repairing Robots Could Save Scotlan...

 

A team of researchers at Heriot-Watt University is developing a swarm of intelligent robots that are designed to help save coral reefs around the world, starting with reefs in Scotland. The robots, imaginatively called ‘coralbots,’ operate according to simple rules and work together in order to repair damaged bits of coral, allowing them to regrow.

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