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Disney Invents Robots That Swarm Into Colorful Animations

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Disney Pixelbots

The images the Pixelbots create are low-fi, but there are experiments underway to enhance the resolution by including more LEDs in each robot.

Credit: Disney

Walt Disney pioneered the art of animation and pushed the boundaries of robotics with his audio-animatronic presidents, but now the research lab that bears his name, along with ETH Zurich, have figured out a way to combine both art forms.

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