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A team from the University of Colorado led by Assistant Professor Nikolaus Correll has developed a swarm of miniature robots which they aim to reproduce in large quantities to tackle complex challenges such as cleaning up oil spills. Initially, the team created a swarm of 20 robots, each the size of a ping pong ball, dubbed “droplets,” but they hope that with more robots they’ll be able to create a “liquid that thinks.”

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