The SWITL (translated) can pick up and deposit mayo, ketchup and other oozes and lay them down again with precision. [Via Pink Tentacle]

30 thoughts on “The Amazing Slime Picker-Upper

  1. Pretty neat, but what’s the application? Not moving spills intact from one place to another.
    We need practical tools like robots which can enter a nuclear reactor containment building and show us what’s happening inside.

    1. You know what? You’re absolutely right. Any device for which there is no immediately obvious application should be destroyed, or preferably not created in the first place.

      Also, listen up Makers! Stop working on your projects until the world’s problems have been solved!

      If you have any questions or comments regarding these policies, please direct them to “no whey”.

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