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NASA’s Buckminster Fuller-inspired Super Ball Bot


curated by | February 26, 2014

Buckminster Fuller would be proud of NASA’s new experimental robot design. It’s based on the structural principle that Fuller called tensegrity (tensional integrity) where the structure comes from compressed rods and flexible connections.

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