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Researchers use 'robomussels' to monitor climate change

(Northeastern University) Tiny robots have been helping researchers study how cli­mate change affects bio­di­ver­sity. Devel­oped by North­eastern University sci­en­tist Brian Hel­muth, the 'robo­mus­sels' have the shape, size, and color of actual mus­sels, with minia­ture built-in sen­sors that track tem­per­a­tures inside the mussel beds.
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