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Robot wheelchair “grows” legs, climbs stairs

Robot wheelchair “grows” legs, climbs stairs | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
If there is one thing the modern day wheelchair cannot do, it would be to climb up stairs.
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NASA X1 Exoskeleton keep astronauts fit and could help disabled walk | SlashGear

NASA X1 Exoskeleton keep astronauts fit and could help disabled walk | SlashGear | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
NASA's Robonaut 2 program has spawned an exoskeleton suit that could eventually help disabled people walk again as well as allow astronauts greater...
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Exoskeletons await in work/care closet | The Japan Times Online

Exoskeletons await in work/care closet | The Japan Times Online | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
There are friendly smiles on the faces of the engineering students peering past their PCs and half-finished gadget designs in the Tokyo lab as I try to lift 40 kg of rice.
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WATCH IN AWE: Paraplegic Stands Up & Walks

WATCH IN AWE: Paraplegic Stands Up & Walks | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Yet again, modern technology is making the impossible, possible. It is a moving, jaw-dropping scene.
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Robots to the rescue as an aging Japan looks for help

Robots to the rescue as an aging Japan looks for help | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
ROBOTS in rapidly ageing Japan are moving from the realm of science fiction and technology fairs to practical use, helping the elderly with rehabilitation and performing daily tasks.
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Tokyo University of Science shows off robotic suit powered by pneumatic artificial muscles (video)

Tokyo University of Science shows off robotic suit powered by pneumatic artificial muscles (video) | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
What can one do with a robot suit?Well, it's certainly not limited to just lifting sacks of rice, but that was exactly...
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Houston innovators help medical robots step into the future - Houston Business Journal

Houston innovators help medical robots step into the future - Houston Business Journal | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
The world of medical robotics is fast evolving, and many Houston doctors and scientists...
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Ekso device helps the paralyzed walk at Good Shepherd

Ekso device helps the paralyzed walk at Good Shepherd | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Good Shepherd Penn Partners, a Philadelphia specialty health-care provider, began... (Amazing!

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