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Autonomous Robot Sea Turtles In Development

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The Swiss are building robot turtles. Not the teenage mutant variety either. The folks over at ETH Zurich are working on Naro-Tartaruga, a turtle-inspired robot ...

Flying robot crashes and keeps flying

Flying robot crashes...

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We have plenty of traditional robots that can perform search and rescue and exploration, but what about when you need to get into a tight ...

Google Now Making Robot Cars

Google Now Making Ro...

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Google wants to build and own everything. Their latest project involved robot cars. Their goal is "to help prevent traffic accidents, free up people’s time ...

Hitachi’s Autonomous Delivery Robot

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Hitachi's latest delivery bot is nowhere near being a humanoid. It is just a box that hauls around other boxes. This bot is called ‘Intelligent ...

Ecobot III Eats Your Sewage

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British researchers from British Robotics lab have created a robot that is similar to DARPA's robots that consume biomass for energy. The Ecobot III feeds ...

Nesbot Autonomous Coffee Maker Bot

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Humans need consistent good cups of coffee, but it isn't easy to make the perfect cup over and over again. That's why Bluebotics decided that ...

Drone Swarm Assembles Itself, Flies

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Sometimes reading Botropolis can be like a long car trip, with you as the kid in the backseat. But instead of asking "Are we there ...

Autonomous Copter Flies With Precise Aggressive Maneuvers

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Have you ever seen a quadrotor helicopter could fly with such precision? No, of course you haven't. This autonomous RC aircraft was programmed by the ...

10-4 Good Buddy, Robot Convoys Could Save Lives

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Researchers presented the MuCar-3 at the European Land Robot Trial this week in Germany. To the observer, it looks like a normal SUV, but the ...

DARPA Wants An Autonomous, Grenade Throwing Robot

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DARPA has put up an interesting job posting. It involves a new research and development program called ARM. DARPA wants to build a robot that ...

Fuji Heavy Industries’ Autonomous Farming Robot

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Fuji Heavy Industries in Japan has a new bot which they are calling "the first" autonomous farming robot. It's about six and a half feet ...

Autonomous Office Cleaning Robot Goes On Sale In Japan

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Fuji Heavy Industries, Sumitomo and Subaru hve teamed up to develop a new robot that will clean office buildings autonomously. The robot with no name ...