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Florida to Test Drones for Mosquito Search and Destroy

Florida to Test Drones for Mosquito Search and Destroy | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Water-spotting UAVs could help make living in Florida a little more bearable (Florida to Test Drones for Mosquito Search and Destroy http://t.co/9DftbC6j8r via @IEEESpectrum)...
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Robots with insect-like brains: Robot can learn to navigate through its environment guided by external stimuli

Robots with insect-like brains: Robot can learn to navigate through its environment guided by external stimuli | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Scientists have developed a robot that perceives environmental stimuli and learns to react to them. The scientists used the relatively simple nervous system of the honeybee as a model for its working principles.
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Robots of the Future (Future of Robotics)

Robots of the Future (Future of Robotics) 2013 This documentary and the rest of the documentaries presented relate to important times and figures in history,...
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When robots go to war

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The US military and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) are working on next-generation lethal robots to use in war. But what happens when the robots can decide when to kill on...
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Robots and Hollywood

Robots and Hollywood | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Rosie from the Jetsons, R2-D2 from Star Wars, and the Terminator—here in America, our understanding of robots has been built around what we see on the big screen.
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Giant robots direct traffic, issue tickets

Giant robots direct traffic, issue tickets | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Washington Post (blog) Giant robots direct traffic, issue ticket Washington Post (blog) On The Washington Post's Innovation's blog, Matt McFarland reports that two large robots are being used in place of police officers to direct traffic and...
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DARPA Robotics Challenge 2013 - A Woodstock for Robots

Subscribe on YouTube: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n At the Robotics Challenge 2013 Trials in Homestead, Fla., teams that built rescue robots competed for a chance at ...
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Robot Soldiers Are Coming!

The future of combat might not involve humans, but robots! The United States Army is considering lowering brigades from 4000 soldiers to around 3000 soldie...
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NASA's Robot Butler "Robonaut 2" Shows Off Prehensile Legs

NASA's Robot Butler "Robonaut 2" Shows Off Prehensile Legs | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
NASA's Robot Butler "Robonaut 2" Shows Off Prehensile Legs, Is As Terrifying ...
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Wanted: Private Robot Moon Lander Ideas for NASA

Wanted: Private Robot Moon Lander Ideas for NASA | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Wanted: Private Robot Moon Lander Ideas for NASA
Space.com
NASA is looking for innovative new ideas for robotic missions to the moon, and the space agency hopes private spaceflight companies may have the right stuff to help out.
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Wall-Crawling Gecko Robot May Fly in Space One Day

Wall-Crawling Gecko Robot May Fly in Space One Day | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
This Wall-Crawling Gecko Robot May Fly in Space One Day (Video)
Space.com
Meet Abigaille: a six-legged gecko-inspired robot that may one day climb walls in space.
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The robotic future won't look anything like what you imagine

The robotic future won't look anything like what you imagine | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
In late autumn, I walked through drifts of crunchy leaves in Berkeley's warehouse district to find a strange lab on the shores of San Francisco Bay.
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Robots to Replace Troops on the Battlefield

Robots to Replace Troops on the Battlefield | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
The Fiscal Times Robots to Replace Troops on the Battlefield 20th Century Fox The Fiscal Times The Pentagon is considering replacing thousands of troops with robots, a military commander said recently, marking the first time a DOD official has...
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Robotic turrets: Corps' next-gen vehicles could feature remote weapons systems

Mother Jones Robotic turrets: Corps' next-gen vehicles could feature remote weapons systems Marine Corps Times His close friend, a lance corporal and fellow logistician, believes Means might be alive today if the Corps had followed the Army's lead...
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Exploring the Deep Ocean With Underwater Robots

Exploring the Deep Ocean With Underwater Robots | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Entrepreneur
Exploring the Deep Ocean With Underwater Robots
Entrepreneur
The two launched OpenROV, which makes open-source underwater robots.
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DARPA Robotics Challenge

Robots are coming of age. As part of the DARPA Robotics Challenge, Lockheed Martin is developing autonomous systems that work together with human operators. ...
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Cyclist-Protecting Robots

Cyclist-Protecting Robots | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Cyclodrone by Frog Design - Some of the worst accidents involve cyclists and the Cyclodrone by Frog Design, a global product strategy and design firm, hopes to change that...
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Beatty Robotics + Actobotics

Beatty Robotics + Actobotics | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Beatty Robotics is at it again, building a custom robot at the behest of Actobotics! ... New Products · Top Sellers · Open Hardware · SparkFun Originals · Sale · Gift Certificates · Classes & Events; +Arduino · Boards · Other ...
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Concept Art Hints at the Awesome Future of Drones

Concept Art Hints at the Awesome Future of Drones | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
It's nice to stretch our imaginations once in a while to see what the future of robots might look like (Concept Art Hints at the Awesome Future of Drones - IEEE Spectrum http://t.co/8h9m1xn5q5)...
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Inside Adam Savage's Cave: Awesome Robot Spider!

We're back in Adam's cave to check out his latest obsession, a robot spider with incredibly realistic movement. Adam shows off the special box and platform h...
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World's 10 Most Amazing Robots

The field of robotics has improved at an incredible rate recently. The future is already here... (HQ - 10/2013) Click below to unlock the power of YouTube an...
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German Engineers Build Flying Animal Robot Drones That Perfectly Mimic Bugs

German Engineers Build Flying Animal Robot Drones That Perfectly Mimic Bugs | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
International Business Times
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China's "Jade Rabbit" Moon Rover Faces Premature End

China's "Jade Rabbit" Moon Rover Faces Premature End | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Image: Imaginechina/AP Photo
China's first lunar rover faces a "mechanical control abnormality" that could bring its mission on the moon to an early end.
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Alvin deep-sea sub cleared to start next half-century of service

Alvin deep-sea sub cleared to start next half-century of service | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced on Friday that the Alvin deep-sea submersible is returning to service.
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GE's bringing good things, and massive robots, to life

GE's bringing good things, and massive robots, to life | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
GE's bringing good things, and massive robots, to life
Engadget
Mosher was building man-amplifying tools that would allow users to control robotic appendages with natural human movement.
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