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Robotics and Automation: Mok-i & Won-I Robot

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Mobile humanoid robots are nothing new at this point in the history of robotics, but as more advances are made with these kinds of robots we find that they're given ever more specialized tasks. In the case of the latest batch of ...
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Boulder Is For Robots

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I've been intrigued with robots since I was a little kid. When I was at MIT in the 1980's, there was a huge movement around the future of robotics. A few of my.
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Robotics team kicks off season Saturday - Jackson County Pilot

Robotics team kicks off season Saturday - Jackson County Pilot | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
ABC2 NewsRobotics team kicks off season SaturdayJackson County PilotJackson County Central High School's FIRST Robotics Competition Team begins its official season this Saturday at a kickoff event in Mankato.
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Liberty Robotics Fall 2011HD.mp4

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Hawaii Robotics teams kick off the 2012 season

Hawaii Robotics teams kick off the 2012 season | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Forty teams will represent several hawaii schools this year. And, with only six weeks to build their robot, the Farrington Governors team 2504 wasted no time.
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FIRST Teams to Use Kinect for Windows to Control Robots - Kinect for Windows Blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

FIRST Teams to Use Kinect for Windows to Control Robots http://t.co/FS591G3y...
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Japan to open robot farm in tsunami disaster zone - Telegraph.co.uk

Japan to open robot farm in tsunami disaster zone - Telegraph.co.uk | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukJapan to open robot farm in tsunami disaster zoneTelegraph.co.ukA futuristic farm with robot operators is to open in Japan on land swamped by the March 11 tsunami as part of an experimental government project.
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Lastest Learning Technology News | All things related to educational technology

Lastest Learning Technology News | All things related to educational technology | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Lastest Learning Technology News - FIRST Robotics Northstar Regional 237 Image by Nic's events From the FIRST...
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Questions about batteries, motors, microcontroller - VEX Forum

My question is about keeping all the batteries charged. The plan is to have 10 groups of 2 students so I need to make sure all the batteries for the micro-controller and batteries for the vexnet joystick are fully charged.
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Robotics Student Program Kick-off at NASA Wallops Visitor Center

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Robotics Student Program Kick-off at NASA Wallops Visitor CenterSpace Ref (press release)High school students from Maryland and Virginia will converge at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility's Visitor Center January 7 to learn the challenge before them...
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Future robots will run like cockroaches

Future robots will run like cockroaches | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Most people find cockroaches repulsive, but not John Schmitt. A mechanical engineer at Oregon State University, Schmitt is using the leggy pests as a model for futuristic robots that can run effortlessly over rough terrain.
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Robot wars still a long way off.

Robot wars still a long way off. | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Despite a third of US fighting strength to be composed of robots by 2015, according to the Department of Defense, experts warn that the machine wars seen in the movies will remain science fiction for quite some time yet.
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As robotics becomes more prominent, 'robot rodeos' are all the rage -- Government Computer News

As robotics becomes more prominent, 'robot rodeos' are all the rage -- Government Computer News | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
A recent 'robot rodeo' for bomb squads in Oklahoma is the latest in a series of events that reflect the growing role of robotics.

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Review + Giveaway ~ Litter-Robot | Sweep Tight

Review + Giveaway ~ Litter-Robot | Sweep Tight | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Cats are fantastic pets because they are so self-sufficient and easily trained, and duh, because they just are.  But cleaning the litter box can be an (Enter to #win a Beige Bubble Litter-Robot!
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Robotics event kicks off Saturday - Appleton Post Crescent

Robotics event kicks off Saturday - Appleton Post Crescent | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Robotics event kicks off SaturdayAppleton Post CrescentAPPLETON — NEW Apple Corps Robotics team will host several Fox Valley teams Saturday at a kickoff for the FIRST Robotics Competition.
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Ken Goldberg on social learning among robots - Boing Boing

Ken Goldberg on social learning among robots - Boing Boing | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
After decades of attempts to program robots to perform complex tasks like flying helicopters or surgical suturing, the new approach is based on observing and recording the motions of human experts as they perform these ...
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Utah kids build LEGO robots to learn about food safety

Utah kids build LEGO robots to learn about food safety | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
LEGOs, robots and comestibles met Saturday as kids age 9 to 14 urged on by cheering crowds put their mechanical creations to the test in a series of “missions,” such as moving LEGO bacteria across a large tabletop to a LEGO sink.
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Japan plans futuristic farm in disaster zone

Japan plans futuristic farm in disaster zone | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Japan Project in Disaster Zone: 600 Acre Farm w/Auto-Robots http://t.co/Rvv3dfM5...
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Treaded robot modified for stair climbing

Treaded robot modified for stair climbing | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
Treaded robot modified for stair climbing (Treaded robot modified for stairclimbing: [Mike Li] is showing of his stair climbing robot.
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Robotic devices help paralyzed become more independent - USA TODAY

Robotic devices help paralyzed become more independent - USA TODAY | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
USA TODAYRobotic devices help paralyzed become more independentUSA TODAYBy Patricia Anstett, Detroit Free Press The first generation of wearable robotic devices is here to help paralyzed people walk and regain independence.
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Sensitive Buildings - Sensor Networks

Sensitive Buildings - Sensor Networks | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
The students in our NYU ITP Sensitive Buildings class presented terrific final projects last Tuesday.
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UC lab makes robot that emulates leaping lizard - San Francisco Chronicle

UC lab makes robot that emulates leaping lizard - San Francisco Chronicle | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

"UC lab makes robot that emulates leaping lizardSan Francisco ChronicleAfrican Raindow lizards use their long flexible tails to keep their balance as they leap to escape hungry predators, and after experiments Berkeley..."

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Future of Technology - Ant-like robots poised to invade the marketplace

Future of Technology - Ant-like robots poised to invade the marketplace | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

Swarms of robots modeled on the behavior of social insects such as ants are set to invade the research and education marketplace, the university engineers who designed the technology announced Thursday.
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Controlling Robots With Your Thoughts | Machine-Brain Connections

Controlling Robots With Your Thoughts | Machine-Brain Connections | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
A clever new system helps paralyzed patients and computers work together to control a robot, helping to connect locked-in people with the world. Visit Discover Magazine to read this article and other exclusive science and technology news stories.
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Robot builds its own body from sprayable foam

Robot builds its own body from sprayable foam | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
As the name suggests, Foambot can build or modify its body into almost any shape using sprayable urethane foam (#Technology Robot builds its own body from sprayable foam http://t.co/cP0iroq4...)...
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