The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is to become greener by the robots invented by an Indian student.A cleaner robot that preserves the marine environment and another that helps minimize human labour on farms.The highlight of this invention is that the robot is powered by solar energy panels instead of batteries.
As per a press release, Sainath Manikandan, a student at the GEMS United Indian School, built the Marine Robot Cleaner (MBot Cleaner) and Agriculture Robot (Agribot), and said he hopes that authorities would implement his inventions on a bigger scale.
MBot is a prototype robot that can remove floating wastes from surface water. It is basically shaped like a boat and can be operated remotely with radio control. It runs with two motors that help the boat move in the water. Popsicle sticks are attached to a wheel and then to the third motor to push the waste from the water bodies into the storage basket