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Robotics Scientists' New 'Shrewbot' Uses Whiskers To Navigate

Robotics Scientists' New 'Shrewbot' Uses Whiskers To Navigate | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Robotics Scientists' New 'Shrewbot' Uses Whiskers To NavigateHuffington PostUniversity of Bristol scientists, in collaboration with other UK teams, have been inspired by a 4-centimeter-long, nocturnal rodent to develop ground-breaking whisker...
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Students compete in FIRST LEGO League robotics contests

Students compete in FIRST LEGO League robotics contests | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Students compete in FIRST LEGO League robotics contestsAnnapolis CapitalBy WENDI WINTERS, For The Capital By WENDI WINTERS, For The Capital Paul W.
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Get Yer Combat Robots

Get Yer Combat Robots | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
David Calkins is the founder of Robogames, the “olympics of robots,” where operators and their creations compete in over 50 different events, from fire-fighters, LEGO bots, hockey bots, walking humanoids, soccer bots, sumo bots, and even androids...
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Top 10 Robotic Kinect Hacks

Top 10 Robotic Kinect Hacks | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Microsoft's Kinect 3D motion detector has been hacked into lots of awesome robots, and here are our 10 favorites (Top 10 Robotic Kinect Hacks http://t.co/PcxtlD3s vía @AutomatonBlog...)...
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Researchers Plan to Make a Robot With Touchy-Feely Skin

Researchers Plan to Make a Robot With Touchy-Feely Skin | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Canadian researchers aim to build a more human-like robot with an expressive face and artificial skin that can sense touch.
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Evolution Robotics Mint Automatic Hard Floor Cleaner, 4200 Review | Top Loading Washing Machine Reviews

Evolution Robotics Mint Automatic Hard Floor Cleaner, 4200 Review | Top Loading Washing Machine Reviews | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Evolution Robotics Mint Automatic Hard Floor Cleaner, 4200 Review (Evolution Robotics #Mint Automatic Hard Floor Cleaner, 4200 Review http://t.co/s3ZG8tGd #mop #roomba #robot #neato...)...
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Random Robot Roundup

Random Robot Roundup | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Shermine of Universal Robots, a Danish company, writes to tell us about a light-weight robot arm and matching touch-screen controller they've just completed. We also got word of a new robotics and AI blog called NooTriX, ...
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Robots increasingly used in operating rooms

Robots increasingly used in operating rooms | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
ComputerWeekly.comRobots increasingly used in operating rooms at UAInside Tucson Businessby Patrick McNamara As new technologies emerge, doctors have increasingly begun to turn to robots in the operating room for their precision and minimal...
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A Robot That Flies with the Grace of a Bird

A Robot That Flies with the Grace of a Bird | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
The dream of flight fired the imagination of Leonard da Vinci in the sixteenth century.
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25 New Consumer Robots From CES

25 New Consumer Robots From CES | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Consumer robotics represented a small part of CES but had the same combination of glitz, glamour, marvellous stuff, misrepresentation, uninspiring pro...
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Honda Robotics Unveils Improved ASIMO

Honda Robotics Unveils Improved ASIMO | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Honda Robotics Unveils Improved ASIMO (Honda Robotics Unveils Improved ASIMO: http://t.co/wAN9Ndeo...)...
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Kinect-Powered Robot Lets You Clean Up Your House Remotely - IEEE Spectrum

Kinect-Powered Robot Lets You Clean Up Your House Remotely - IEEE Spectrum | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
This may not be the smartest mobile manipulation robot, but that's okay, because it relies entirely on you to provide the brains (Telepresence robot helps clean your house from afar: http://t.co/7GVq5S3Q...)...
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Penfield robotics team gets ready to roll

Penfield robotics team gets ready to roll | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Penfield robotics team gets ready to rollPenfield PostBy Bethany Young, staff writer Unlike sports, the rules of the game change every season for high school robotics teams.
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Cruise disaster: Rescuers use robot to search for the missing

Cruise disaster: Rescuers use robot to search for the missing | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
USA TODAYCruise disaster: Rescuers use robot to search for the missingTelegraph.co.ukAs the wreck of the Costa Concordia stabilises on the sea bed firefighters send a remote controlled robot to search for those who are still missing.
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School kids learn to make robot cars

School kids learn to make robot carsTimes of IndiaPalak Madhwani of NU tech team said, "We showed them simple and complicated robots and informed them about enormous opportunities in the field of robotics.
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NASA Helps Kick Off 2012 FIRST Robotics Competition | Aero-News Network

NASA Helps Kick Off 2012 FIRST Robotics Competition | Aero-News Network | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Contestants Have Six Weeks To Design And Build Its Robot From Standard Parts Kit An international robotics competition aimed at developing a new gene| Published: Tue, Jan 10, 2012 | Aero-News Network (
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Rise of the Machine: ASIMO

Rise of the Machine: ASIMO | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Rise of the Machine, ASIMO the leader of the robot revolution; http://t.co/V6B6eohm #robots #robotics #gadgets #electronics --...
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A Hundred Billion Reasons to Invest in Robotics Technology

A Hundred Billion Reasons to Invest in Robotics Technology | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
There are a 100 billion reasons you should be interested in robotics technology. With so many recent advances robotics technology is a tremendous profit opportunity for investors. Money Morning - Only The News You Can Profit From.
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20th ROBO-ONE Humanoid Robot Competition Scheduled

20th ROBO-ONE Humanoid Robot Competition Scheduled | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
120120 ROBO ONE Robot Competition 1. The ROBO-ONE organizing committee officially announced the dates for the 20th ROBO-ONE Humanoid Robot Competition. The event, which marks the 10 year anniversary of the ...
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Surfboard-Sized Drones Crossing Pacific to Monitor Sea - Our Amazing Planet

Surfboard-Sized Drones Crossing Pacific to Monitor Sea - Our Amazing Planet | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Our Amazing PlanetSurfboard-Sized Drones Crossing Pacific to Monitor SeaOur Amazing Planet"Everything is working well," said Roger Hine, founder and chief technical officer of Liquid Robotics, the company that built the Wave Gliders.
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Tiny magnetically-levitated robots could change the game for robotics

Tiny magnetically-levitated robots could change the game for robotics | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Magnetically levitated microbots may lead to fast, precise and widely available robotic systems.
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TORC Robotics to Tackle High-Speed Autonomous Vehicle Navigation Challenge | Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGV) News | Unmanned.co.uk

TORC Robotics to Tackle High-Speed Autonomous Vehicle Navigation Challenge | Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGV) News | Unmanned.co.uk | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
TORC Robotics has been subcontracted through the Robotics Technology Consortium (RTC) to develop an advanced sensor fusion system for the Department of Defense (RT @unmannednews: TORC Robotics to Tackle High-Speed Autonomous Vehicle Navigation Challenge...
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Meet Pumpkin, the ultimate home robot - Ottawa Citizen

Meet Pumpkin, the ultimate home robot - Ottawa Citizen | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
CBC.caMeet Pumpkin, the ultimate home robotOttawa CitizenBy Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen January 21, 2012 2:11 AM Professor Emil Petriu of the University of Ottawa engineering faculty shows off his latest robot, which could one day help elderly...
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How Robots Will Do the Heavy Lifting in the Sahara and Antarctica

How Robots Will Do the Heavy Lifting in the Sahara and Antarctica | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Already under construction, these two projects are saving humans from having to work in two of the most inhospitable environments on the planet: the Sahara Desert, and the South Pole in Antarctica. (Digg...
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