Yokohama Robotic crawler “To the Rescue”

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Soon to be inducted in Yokohama’s fire department is this robotic crawler which is designed to carry a human from the disaster zone to safety.

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One Response to “Yokohama Robotic crawler “To the Rescue””

  1. This is a pretty cool tool for disaster RESCUE v. recovery. Perhaps with this and the research being done by QuakeFinder to forecast earthquakes we can finally beat Mother Nature when it comes to this particular natural disaster.

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