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Robots map radiation in Fukushima nuclear plant

April 17, 2015 at 4:48 pm

Robots armed with new radiation-sensing cameras are performing surveys in areas of the stricken plant where radiation levels are too high for humans to enter.

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Snake Monster – Initial Locomotion

January 27, 2015 at 10:12 am

Initial demonstrations of autonomous walking of “Snake Monster”, a hexapod robot built with modular actuators from the Biorobotics Lab’s snake robot project, at the Robotics […]

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Robot jazz band freestyles with a human

January 26, 2015 at 10:33 am

Watch as four robots play alongside a human musician and show how artificial intelligence lets them improvise and play complex music.

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Watch 100 mini robots perform a synchronized dance

January 21, 2015 at 12:10 pm

Japanese scientist Tomotaka Takahashi programmed 100 miniature Robi robots to dance in sync. The robots are about one foot tall and weigh just over two […]

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Hardware store robot helps shoppers find products

December 23, 2014 at 11:26 am

Lowe’s Innovation Labs introduces the OSHBot at a San Jose, Calif., Orchard Supply Hardware store. CNET’s Sumi Das takes a look at the Linux-based robot […]

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Energy Efficient Legged Robotics at Sandia Labs

December 18, 2014 at 11:01 am

Sandia is developing energy efficient actuation and drive train technologies to dramatically improve the charge life of legged robots. The work is supported by DARPA, […]

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Meet the robots making Amazon even faster

December 1, 2014 at 11:53 am

As Amazon gears up for Cyber Monday and the busy holiday shopping season, it’s getting help from thousands of robots that search through millions of […]

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Microsoft Adds Robot Guards, Ushers In Sci-Fi Apocalypse

November 24, 2014 at 12:11 pm

Microsoft has robotic security guards working at its Silicon Valley Campus.

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Robots: You May Wear Them In Your Clothes

November 14, 2014 at 12:11 pm

In a small lab at Purdue University in Indiana, a new kind of robot is being developed. Rebecca Kramer is a scientist creating soft robots […]

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What It’s Like Inside A Robot’s Mind

November 10, 2014 at 9:54 am

Have you ever wondered what it’s like inside a robot’s mind? How do they make decisions, and what’s their thought process.

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Transforming Wheel Robot

November 5, 2014 at 10:49 am

3D printed robot for indoor and outdoor use.

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This Monster Ship Is Part Robot and Can Move Oil Rigs

October 30, 2014 at 11:09 am

The Pieter Schelte is a cross between a ship and a giant robot. It has eight arms that can latch onto an oil platform and […]

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Robots Get Funky on the Dance Floor

October 30, 2014 at 11:08 am

Dancing, spinning and fighting robots are showing off their agility at “Robocomp” in Krakow.

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Table Tennis Robot

October 27, 2014 at 10:54 am

Omron Global, a Japanese electronics and engineering company, has outdone themselves by building a ping pong playing robot.

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Robots That May Help Fight Ebola

October 24, 2014 at 9:42 am

The White House is now considering how robots can help fight Ebola. A look at the role three types of robots could play in combating […]

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