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These mini robot scouts can aid rescuers with 3D thermal imaging

These mini robot scouts can aid rescuers with 3D thermal imaging | robotics | Scoop.it
When wildfires strike, they can sweep across massive swathes of land at incredible speeds.
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School board honors robotics team - Bay Net

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School board honors robotics team
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The St. Mary's County Board of Education on Wednesday honored the 2012-2013 St. Mary's County robotics team, the RoboBees.
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Daniel Suarez: The kill decision shouldn't belong to a robot - TED.com

As a novelist, Daniel Suarez spins dystopian tales of the future. But on the TEDGlobal stage, he ...
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Special camp introduces homeless children to robots - News & Observer

Special camp introduces homeless children to robots - News & Observer | robotics | Scoop.it
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Special camp introduces homeless children to robots
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asked a camp counselor. “360 degrees,” a group of children in the camp said together.
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Boy, 9, Granted Robot From Make-A-Wish - ABC News

Boy, 9, Granted Robot From Make-A-Wish
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Transcript for Boy, 9, Granted Robot From Make-A-Wish. Was born with severe heart disease and heart it's -- and when you speed. They're he's -- he's doing great and he has a robot.
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Austin-based technology helping to relieve prostate surgery side effects

Austin-based technology helping to relieve prostate surgery side effects | robotics | Scoop.it
AUSTIN -- Doctors are making great strides in robotic prostate surgeries, but research shows urinary incontinence remains a troubling side effect. Fifty percent of all patients still have that problem three months after surgery.
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Robots test Ford vehicles at Michigan proving grounds

Robots test Ford vehicles at Michigan proving grounds | robotics | Scoop.it
Ford's robotic testing is similar to autonomous driving, though Ford has no plans to adapt this technology in its passenger cars.
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Robotic surgeries on the rise, but are there risks? - NBCNews.com

Robotic surgeries on the rise, but are there risks? - NBCNews.com | robotics | Scoop.it
Robotic surgeries on the rise, but are there risks?
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The majority of the hundreds of thousands of robotic surgeries performed in the U.S. each year are done safely.
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Researchers Build A Robot That Will Beat You At Air Hockey - Forbes

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Researchers Build A Robot That Will Beat You At Air Hockey
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Researchers at Japan's Chiba University have built a robot that's capable of playing air hockey. And it will beat you. Not with brute force, but with strategy.
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Asimov Robotics: The automaton factory

After several years of office work in the IT sector, Jayakrishnan T. decided he would take a risk and shift to robotics, a field that had long entranced him.
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Scientist develops body-double robot - The Hindu

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Scientist develops body-double robot
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A Japanese scientist has developed a body-double robot which resembles him closely, with tiny human-like movements and blinking eyes.
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Robotic boats find clear sailing in Gloucester Harbor

Robotic boats find clear sailing in Gloucester Harbor | robotics | Scoop.it
GLOUCESTER – The robotic sailing team from Olin College in Needham wants, one day, to build a boat that will be able to sail itself across the Atlantic. First, however, these ambitious engineering students had to conquer Gloucester Harbor.
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iQ by Intel - Teenager Teaches Himself To Build Robotic Prosthesis ...

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Easton LaChappelle is a self-taught robotics wunderkind. At the age of 14, he built his first robotic hand out of LEGO bricks and recently won second ...
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Complexity, Intelligence, and How to Ignore the Meaning of Life

Complexity, Intelligence, and How to Ignore the Meaning of Life | robotics | Scoop.it
That conceptual gap is shrinking as the breadth of robotic invention and more fine-grained scientific models of life begin to collide along their shared boundary.
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NASA's Robotic LRO Spacecraft Provides Data for Human Exploration

NASA's Robotic LRO Spacecraft Provides Data for Human Exploration | robotics | Scoop.it
NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter is yielding information about the radiation environment humans will encounter as they venture into deep space.
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Electrical burns may burst surgical robot's bubble - NBCNews.com (blog)

Electrical burns may burst surgical robot's bubble - NBCNews.com (blog) | robotics | Scoop.it
Electrical burns may burst surgical robot's bubble NBCNews.com (blog) It's so popular that most so-called “keyhole” hysterectomies are done using the machine, and it's used in four out of five operations to remove the prostate, according to the...
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Robotic surgery is high-tech 'tour de force' -- but is it safe? - NBCNews.com (blog)

Robotic surgery is high-tech 'tour de force' -- but is it safe? - NBCNews.com (blog) | robotics | Scoop.it
Robotic surgery is high-tech 'tour de force' -- but is it safe?
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13-year-old boy throws baseball's first tele-robotic pitch

Wednesday, before the A's vs. Yankees game in Oakland, Nick LeGrande threw a nasty sinker from 1800 miles away. No, Nick is not the latest phenom chosen in last week's MLB draft. Nor is he one of the 20 players involved in the Biogenesis PED scandal.
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The Disaffected Lib: Will Robotic Killing's Real Victim be Democracy?

The Disaffected Lib: Will Robotic Killing's Real Victim be Democracy? | robotics | Scoop.it
Science fiction writer and futurist Daniel Suarez explains the danger, to us and to our very democracy, from the rise of autonomous lethality, killer drones. Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to Facebook · Recommend this Post.
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This Robot Will Beat You at Air Hockey - Technabob (blog)

This Robot Will Beat You at Air Hockey - Technabob (blog) | robotics | Scoop.it
This Robot Will Beat You at Air Hockey
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If you fancy yourself a good air hockey player, this robot may have a thing or two to teach you. It comes from Japanese researchers at Chiba University's Namiki Lab.
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Anki Drive isn't just a car racing game, it's an iOS-based robotics ...

Anki Drive isn't just a car racing game, it's an iOS-based robotics ... | robotics | Scoop.it
When Anki Drive was demoed live on stage during Apple's WWDC, we saw a modern take on classic slot cars using iOS devices and Bluetooth-equipped toy.
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The future of robotics: in a transhuman world, the disabled will be the ones ... - The Guardian

The future of robotics: in a transhuman world, the disabled will be the ones ... - The Guardian | robotics | Scoop.it
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Russian Tycoon Wants to Move Mind to Machine

Russian Tycoon Wants to Move Mind to Machine | robotics | Scoop.it
Dmitry Itskov gathered some of humanity's best brains — and a few robots — in New York City on Saturday to discuss how humans can get their minds to outlive their bodies. Itskov, who looks younger than his 32 years, has an aggressive timetable in ...
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Robots take a pounding for Ford test drivers - Gizmag

Robots take a pounding for Ford test drivers - Gizmag | robotics | Scoop.it
Engineers at Ford are developing the industry's first robotic test system designed to drive trucks and vans over roads that are intended to put a decade of ...
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In Robot Surgeons vs. Lawyers, a Win for the Machines - Businessweek

In Robot Surgeons vs. Lawyers, a Win for the Machines - Businessweek | robotics | Scoop.it
In Robot Surgeons vs. Lawyers, a Win for the Machines Businessweek Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), a maker of robotic instruments used in prostate operations, hysterectomies, and other surgeries, has successfully defended itself in the first of more...
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