Living dragonfly drones take flight

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    Draper’s Dragonfl-eye is a living dragonfly with a solar-powered backpack that can control its movements using light pulses.

    By genetically engineering the “steering neurons” of the dragonfly, researchers hope to be able to use the insect to get to areas larger drones cannot reach.

    BBC Click finds out more.

    View the original article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-40508099

    See more at Click’s website and @BBCClick.

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