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Robotic cars can be as much as "smart", but they have a shortcoming: they cannot go on walls. Researchers from Disney Research in Zurich added to the four-wheel device two propellers thanks to which the hybrid of the machine and a multikopter goes on any vertical surface.

The idea to use propellers for driving on walls was already implemented in machines of production Spin Master, for example Zero Gravity Laser Racer. The propeller in the machine creates vacuum thanks to what the gadget sticks to a surface.

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