Category Archives: Robots
China launched its first rover mission to the moon Monday, sending a robotic craft named Jade Rabbit to trundle across the lunar landscape, examine its geology and beam images back to Earth.
The big problem with drones is they look like, well, drones. It makes them easy to spot, and easy to target. The Army has a solution to this problem: make them look like birds.
This is not the first time that the US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) has talked about their desire to get a real life version of Iron Man’s suit for soldiers, but now it’s giving a very specific … Continue reading
Meet Atlas, a humanoid robot capable of crossing rough terrain and maintaining its balance on one leg even when hit from the side.
Marvel Comic’s fictional superhero, Ironman, uses a powered armor suit that allows him superhuman strength. While NASA’s X1 robotic exoskeleton can’t do what you see in the movies, the latest robotic, space technology, spinoff derived from NASA’s Robonaut 2 project … Continue reading
Jobs don’t get much more dirty than being the person who has to hike around landfills looking for sources of stinkyness. It’s an important job, though, because stinkyness means methane, and methane means you’re killing the planet. Yes, you. But … Continue reading
Easton LaChappelle used 3-D printing and electronics to do on his own what his school couldn’t teach him–and what the market needed. And it will sell for less than $400.
The British government has announced that it will approve testing of driverless cars on public roads in the United Kingdom before the end of 2013.
Yes, you are desperately in need of a monster robotic ATV. Meet the Grizzly, Clearpath Robotics’ latest serious research platform. It’s big, it’s scary, and if you get in its way, it’ll crush you like a bug. Or, you know, … Continue reading
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