Watch This Little Bug-Bot Try to Find Its Way Through a Maze

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This may be the easiest way to make a tiny insect-like BEAM (biology, electronics, aesthetics, mechanics) robot.

By simply attaching a tiny DC motor to the head of a toothbrush and then connecting it up to a button cell, the bug bot can zoom around using the vibrating bristles as its propulsion method.

Watch how this little bug-bot tries to make its way through a maze.

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