VIDEO: Morphing metal shapes future of soft robotics

Media note: Find video of the metal-foam hybrid at http://www.cornell.edu/video/metal-foam-compound.   ITHACA, N.Y. – Imagine an aircraft that could alter its wing shape in midflight and, like a pelican, dive into the water before morphing into a submarine. Cornell University engineering professor Rob Shepherd and his group might help make that futuristic-sounding vehicle a reality. […]