Made from rat heart cells, this synthetic medusoid can propel itself in an electrical field in an aqueous environment.


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You may remember GEN reporting on Harvard and CalTech’s man-made jellyfish-like creation made from rat cardiomyocytes. (Don’t remember? Check out Building a Rat That Swims Like a Jellyfish.)

In this video, you can hear commentary about the project and watch the artificial jellyfish swim across your screen.

Click here to see the little creature in action!








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