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Mini humanoid robots are starting to walk more like people

Mini humanoid robots...

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Walking robots are great, but many of the kits fall short when it comes to a more natural way of walking. Some robots are now ...

Cheetah-Cub Quadruped Robot Learns New Tricks

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Cheetah-Cub is a quadruped developed at the Biorobotics lab at the EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne. To put Cheetah-Cub in motion, ...

Papercraft Mechanical Walking Robot With Gatling Gun

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We are no strangers to robot papercraft projects around here and even we are impressed by this ongoing project by kikousya290821. He creates/is always creating ...

Botropolis Toys: New Items

Botropolis Toys: New...

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New in the Botropolis Toy Store. In our robot toys section we have a bunch of new vintage wind up walking robots. Tomy Acrobots, Tomy ...

Iran’s Surena 2 shows up on Video

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These videos show Surena 2 walking at a slow pace, standing on one leg, and even bowing. Aghil Yousefi-Koma, a professor of engineering at the ...

HRP-2 Promet Handles Uneven Terrain Easily

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The HRP-2 Promet robot from AIST has come a long way. How quickly they grow. This robot can now handle minor changes in terrain on ...

Surena: Iran’s Walking Humanoid Robot

Surena: Iran’s...

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Built by Iranian students two years ago, Sorena is a white humanoid bot that apparently gets around via remote control. This year, robot experts at ...

High School Senior Builds VSR-2: Talos FG Walking Robot

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Thanks to off-the-shelf microcontrollers, Arduino boards and Lego Mindstorms you don't have to be a scientist to build a robot. Even so, some people seem ...

First Lego Walking Biped Mecha

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Biped robots are nothing new, but this one is something special. It's one of the first walking Lego robots. And it is completely awesome. It ...

Timothy Payne’s Proto-2

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Proto-2 is a humanoid robot, but with something not many robots have. That is, a toe joint. The toe joint allows Proto-2 to walk forward, ...

ASLAN Learns To Walk On All Surfaces

ASLAN Learns To Walk...

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Professor Chee-Meng Chew at the Legged Locomotion Group of National University of Singapore is developing a bipedal robot called ASLAN. The robot stands about ...

Hexapod Robot Moves By Controlling Chaos

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Robots don't generally have muscles, therefore they can't rely on muscle memory to help them more easily complete repetitive tasks like we do. This can ...