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This robotically fabricated structure aims to promote low carbon construction

A team from the University of Michigan has created a robotically fabricated structure entirely from timber. Image: ADR Laboratory/ Arash Adel

Amy Frearson

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The robotically fabricated structure was built using only small pieces of timber. Image: ADR Laboratory
The ambition behind this robotically fabricated structure is to promote low-carbon construction. Image: ADR Laboratory
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Robots assembled the components into a series of prefabricated frames. Image: ADR Laboratory

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The wood used in this robotically fabricated structure is left untreated so it doesn't pollute its surroundings. Image: ADR Laboratory

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