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Retracting tensegrity fabric

Jun 22, 2009 video

Computer simulation of a tensegrity fabric that retracts throughout its depth when its anchors are dislodged, just as a living cell does when detached from its adhesions. [Computer Simulation by Molecular Geodesics Inc., based on work in Ingber lab.]

Tags: Adaptive Material Technologies, Don Ingber, Living Materials, Tensegrity

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