Robotic Gripping Reflects How Sea Anemones Catch Target
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Robotic Gripping Reflects How Sea Anemones Catch Target

Most robotic gripping mechanisms so far have relied on humanlike fingers or appendages, which generally struggle to offer the fine touch, flexibility, or cost-effectiveness required in some circumstances to hold onto objects. Recent work appears to be like to provide […]

Singapore Economy Expands at Slowest Rate in Decade
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Singapore Economy Expands at Slowest Rate in Decade

Singapore’s economy developed at its slowest rate in a decade last year as its manufacturing industry contracted, preliminary data confirmed Thursday. However, fourth-quarter data firmed expectations for a modest recovery in 2020. The export-oriented economy has been walloped by the […]

Oil on Track for Biggest Annual Increase Since 2016
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Oil on Track for Biggest Annual Increase Since 2016

Oil held steady on the final day of the year Tuesday, heading for their highest annual increase since 2016, supported by a break in the prolonged U.S.-China trade war and supply cuts. Brent crude futures for March delivery, the new front-month […]