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Best of 2017 // #99: Robo-Snake

With nothing more than a puff of air, this creepy robot can manoeuvre itself into an insane variety of places. /READ MORE // The Mab Sphere...
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This Pricey Robot’s Only Job Is to Be Adorable

Robots have been developed to do extraordinary things. From working in industrial manufacturing, serving the medical field or teaching STEM, robots can -- and will...

New algorithms allow autonomous systems to deal with uncertainty

Researchers developed a new approach that allows a robot to plan its activity to accomplish an assigned task. /READ MORE // Facebook Has a Wealth Algorithm...

This Creepy Toddler-Sized Robot Will Haunt Your Dreams

Forget the Terminator. Forget the robot dog from “Black Mirror.” The award for the scariest automaton we’ve ever seen goes to this toddler-sized robot, clumsily...
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Roomba-like Snowplow uses GPS, Makes Ice Cubes

At first glance, we thought the Yuki-taro was more Roomba that robot.  Once you get into it, it's pretty clear that this thing is...
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Brain Surgery Performed by a Robot

For those most severely affected, treating epilepsy means drilling through the skull deep into the brain to destroy the small area where the seizures...
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WASP Will Begin 3D Printing Houses

At Maker Faire Rome, an Italian 3D printer company is demonstrating a tall, portable machine that will bring 3D-printed dwellings to impoverished countries. WASP...
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Bring This Robot to a Disco, and It’ll Dance With You

If you’re one who thinks the ability to dance is severely missing from modern robotics, the fine folks over at ETH Zurich’s Department of Mechanical...
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Segway Unveils the Personal Robot of the Future

While Segway no doubt inspired the hoverboard craze that dominated pop culture this year, it was also its biggest loser given its own failure to gain significant traction in...
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Grass Printer is like a Roomba for your Lawn

There are a couple robotic lawn mower machines already on the market, but Grass Printer takes things up a notch. READ MORE // The Mab Sphere...

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