'Terminator'-like liquid metal moves and stretches in 3-D space

In the blockbuster 'Terminator' movie franchise, an evil robot morphs into different human forms and objects and oozes through narrow openings, thanks to its 'liquid-metal' composition. Although current robots don't have these capabilities, the technology is getting closer with the development of new liquid metals that can be manipulated in 3D space with magnets. Reported in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, the materials could someday find applications in soft robotics.

'Terminator'-like liquid metal moves and stretches in 3-D space

In the blockbuster Terminator movie franchise, an evil robot morphs into different human forms and objects and oozes through narrow openings, thanks to its "liquid-metal" composition. Although ...

Wed 20 Mar 19 from Phys.org

'Terminator'-like liquid metal moves and stretches in 3D space (video), Wed 20 Mar 19 from Eurekalert

Scientists develop Terminator-style stretchable liquid metal

A new host of liquid metals that have applications towards soft robotics are making movies like 'The Terminator' transcend make-believe toward real life.

Wed 20 Mar 19 from Daily Mail

Scientists create liquid metal that stretches like Terminator - CNET

Come with me if you want to stretch.

Wed 20 Mar 19 from CNET

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