Why we're developing a soft robot inspired by an elephant's trunk.
Soft robotics could help move us closer to more human-like robots.
A new hopping robot shows how unusual 3D printed structures could pave the way for machines that better mimic living creatures.
A new robotic tentacle has the potential to revolutionise keyhole surgery.
Bionic trousers could use artificial muscles to help wearers move about -- and soft robotics technology will make the clothing comfortable and maybe even stylish.