Robots Taking a Leap Closer to Taking Over World, Harvard University Study  
2/15/2013 8:00:53 AM

The science fiction story of Isaac Asimov’s I, Robot is coming one step closer to science fact, as Harvard researchers create soft robots that can jump. Researchers at Harvard University designed a soft robot that can leap up to a foot in the air, which is a feat that one day could help the future companions avoid objects, or run from people.