Swimming robot limbers up to make a splash (2:13)
July 18 - Scientists in Japan have developed what they say is the world's most advanced swimming robot, designed to improve performance in the pool. Called ''Swumanoid'', the robot isn't yet ready for a role in Japan's Olympic swimming programme but, by 2016, developers hope to have it ready as a coach's assistant. Rob Muir reports. ( Transcript )
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