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15th December 2016

Kengoro the Robot That Sweats

Filed under: IT,robot — Tags: , , , — BiBi @ 3:36 pm

Kengoro the Robot That Sweats

family Robot

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14th December 2016

NASA gives MIT a humanoid robot to develop software for future space missions

Filed under: IT,Mars,robot,space — Tags: , , , , — BiBi @ 2:02 pm
NASA gives MIT a humanoid robot to develop software for future space missions

Team led by Professor Russ Tedrake of CSAIL to develop algorithms for 6-foot-tall “Valkyrie” robot to travel to Mars and beyond.

http://news.mit.edu/2015/nasa-gives-mit-humanoid-robot-future-space-missions-1117

CORO iREX2015

Filed under: IT,robot — Tags: — BiBi @ 9:29 am

‘Edible’ robots and batteries you can swallow could finally help cure cancer

Carnegie Mellon University

http://www.wired.co.uk/article/swallow-batteries-robots-disease

12th December 2016

The first autonomous, entirely soft robot

Filed under: IT,robot — Tags: , — BiBi @ 1:40 pm

Powered by a chemical reaction controlled by microfluidics, 3D-printed ‘octobot’ has no electronics

By Leah Burrows, SEAS Communications

Ateam of Harvard University researchers with expertise in 3-D printing, mechanical engineering, and microfluidics has demonstrated the first autonomous, untethered, entirely soft robot. This small, 3-D-printed robot — nicknamed the “octobot” — could pave the way for a new generation of such machines.

http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2016/08/the-first-autonomous-entirely-soft-robot/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=hu-twitter-general

 

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9th December 2016

Sushi-making robot creates artful snack using motorised arms – and even adds wasabi

Filed under: Food,IT,robot — Tags: , , , — BiBi @ 1:45 pm
Sushi-making robot creates artful snack using motorised arms – and even adds wasabi

The robot uses utensils to put together the sushi


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