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RoboClam may become the first 'smart' anchor

Razor clam (left) and the RoboClam may lead to new anchoring technologies. Razor clam (left) and the RoboClam may lead to new anchoring technologies. (Donna Coveney/MIT)
By Colin Nickerson
Globe Correspondent / December 22, 2008

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CAMBRIDGE - It isn't cute, like Japan's robot dog. Or endearingly domestic, like those roboticized vacuum cleaners that beetle around the living room in pursuit of household dirt. (Full article: 779 words)

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