Wednesday, March 29, 2017

ROBOTICS

ROBOTICS
robots takin our jobs

If you put water on the stove and heat it up, it will at first just get hotter and hotter. You may then conclude that heating water results only in hotter water. But at...

Robots from Republic of Korea and United States take home $3.5 million in prizes To see full article: DARPA Robotics Challenge 2015. To view 2015 Teams Thank you, TiA.  

Two Tokyo-based firms said Friday they have begun developing a transformable robot that can be operated from inside, both as a humanoid robot and a vehicle Asratec and Brave Robotics are developing a robot called...
Asimov

Asimov's Laws Of Robotics Aren't The Moral Guidelines They Appear To Be Tom Sorell, University of Warwick Seventy-five years ago, the celebrated science fiction writer Isaac Asimov published a short story called Runaround. Set on Mercury,...
Human Robot

System could help prevent robots from overwhelming human teammates with information. Autonomous robots performing a joint task send each other continual updates: “I’ve passed through a door and am turning 90 degrees right.” “After advancing...

The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) - Researchers have made a robot that learns like a young child. At least, that's the idea. The machine starts with nothing -- it has to learn...

Around two years, toddlers recognize themselves in mirrors - evidence they are self-aware. What about robots? Scientists at Rensselaer Polytechnic believe they've demonstrated one slice of self-awareness using an experiment loosely modeled on The Three...

The ExtrusionBot is the worlds fastest home built automatic filament extrusion Bot that can make color in ABS and PLA @ up to 4ft / min 3D Printing You know what it is, you know...

courtesy ScienceDaily - Aug. 19, 2013 — The quadcopter, which was developed at TU Vienna, can negotiate its way through a room completely on its own. It does not need any human interference, and in...

New human-machine interface keeps robot balanced, with human reflexes. Deep in the basement of MIT’s Building 3, a two-legged robot named HERMES is wreaking controlled havoc: punching through drywall, smashing soda cans, kicking over trash...
robotic arm

The final approach to an asteroid has been practised for ESA's proposed Asteroid Impact Mission using a real spacecraft camera mounted on a robot arm. The 2020 AIM mission would find its way across deep...

Researchers at EPFL and UNIL have discovered a faster and more efficient gait, never observed in nature, for six-legged robots walking on flat ground. Bio-inspired gaits – less efficient for robots – are used...