Knees up

June 14, 1996

(Photograph) - Uneven floors and vertical walls are no obstacle for a remote-controlled robot with spider-like legs, vacuum grippers and the ability to feel intelligently for footholds. Bing Luk (left) and Gurvinder Virk of the University of Portsmouth will show Robug III at next week's "New Frontiers in Science" exhibition at the Royal Society, London.

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