27 Mar '15, 5pm

Google’s self-driving car will have exterior airbags to protect pedestrians: Google is hard at work on its up...

this week, and according to the patent, airbags on the bumper of the self-driving car would deploy if sensors detect a possible crash. Instead of pushing people away, like a normal airbag would, Google’s external airbags would be made of “visco-elastic material”—a substance similar to memory foam, which would cushion any impact with pedestrians.

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inhabitat.com 17 Mar '15, 5pm

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