Robotics

Scientists Develop Flying Robots to Replace Bees

Scientists Develop Flying Robots to Replace Bees

The RoboBee (Credit: Harvard University) RoboBee – Body, Brain, and Colony (Credit: Harvard University) A team of researchers from Harvard and Northeastern Universities have been developing micro robotic bees that can pollinate flowers and do the job of real bees. ...

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MIT Developed a Super Efficient Robotic Cheetah

MIT Developed a Super Efficient Robotic Cheetah

Sangbae Kim and the robotic cheetah (credit: M. Scott Brauer/MIT) Engineers at MIT have been making progress in developing the first ever “robotic cheetah”. The 70-pounds 4 legged robot can’t match the speed of the real feline (yet) but pound ...

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Lynx – the Autonomous Indoor Vehicle

Lynx – the Autonomous Indoor Vehicle

The Lynx robot Lynx is a new navigating autonomous indoor vehicle developed by California-based Adept Technology company. This smart robot can navigate its way around almost any building and move stuff around. Adept Technology developed a new robotic helper named Lynx ...

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CES 2013: Winbot 7 – Your Window Cleaning Robot

CES 2013: Winbot 7 – Your Window Cleaning Robot

The Winbot-7 Already have a robotic vacuum, a robot lawn mower, a robotic pool cleaner? how about a robotic window cleaner? Ecovacs Robotics has a new window cleaning robo-assistant called Winbot 7 on display now on the CES trade show ...

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New: Korean Anti Bird Robot

New: Korean Anti Bird Robot

anti-bird robotic ground vehicle (Credit: KBS) Two Korean manufacturers joined forces to create what might be the first ever anti-bird robotic ground vehicle. This robo-car uses loud sounds and a green laser to scare away birds endangering military and civilian ...

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Toshiba Quadruped Robot to Help Inspect Fukushima

Toshiba Quadruped Robot to Help Inspect Fukushima

Toshiba quadruped walking robot Toshiba recently unveiled a four legged robot that was built to help Japanese technicians inspect and work on the most damaged parts of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant – a place where radiation is so ...

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Robot Actively Learn to Play Table Tennis

Robot Actively Learn to Play Table Tennis

The robot and the team during one of the tests (credit: Axel Griesch/MPG, München) Researchers from the University of Darmstadt in Germany have been working on a project that is aimed at allowing a robot to learn how to play ...

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RoboBees – the Next Small Step for Robotics

RoboBees – the Next Small Step for Robotics

Potential model of a robobee – (Credit: Harvard University) Several teams of researchers from the U.S. and the U.K. are working on creating the first robotic bees which could mimic parts of the behavior of living bees but also be ...

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Mantabot – the Next Generation Sea Robot

Mantabot – the Next Generation Sea Robot

Mantabot prototype in action (Credit: University of Virginia) Researchers from University of Virginia and three other universities have been working on “reverse engineering” the way stingrays and manta rays move through water and have successfully created the Mantabot – an ...

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HydroView – iPad operated Robotic Sub you can Buy

HydroView – iPad operated Robotic Sub you can Buy

HydroView – underwater tiny sub Like sailing? Diving? how about a miniature unmanned submarine that you can use to perform inspections under your boat, explore marine life, find sunken vassals and lost equipment on the sea floor and even help ...

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