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NEWS: Clearpath Robotics Against “Killer Robots”

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Canadian-based robot company Clearpath is the world's first robotics firm to pledge not to make "Killer Robots." Read More »

NEWS: Robot Magazine Seeks Writers!

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Share your special project or organization's initiatives in this highly respected publication, and add to your CV or resume. Read More »

NEWS: BotIr the Robot Butler

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CNBC reports that " Botlr" the robot butler will be assisting Starwood hotel staff and attending to the needs of guests in a variety of ways. Botlr will be delivering toothpaste, newspapers and snacks to guest rooms, directing people to dining areas and generally helping out. Read More »

NEWS: JADE RABBIT MOON ROVER CONTINUES WORKING

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China's space agency reports that the Jade Rabbit Lunar rover continues to operate and return scientific data months beyond its scheduled mission end, despite facing tough conditions with wild temperature changes. Read More »

NEWS: NEW GENERAL ATOMICS ADVANCED UAV COCKPIT

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At the recent July 2014 Farnborough International Air Show, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) announced a next generation remote cockpit for controlling UAVs remotely. Read More »

NEWS: AUVSI SEA PERCH

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Sea Perch is a tethered underwater robot vehicle that has been very successful in building enthusiasm for technology among young students. Founded by Susan Nelson, Sea Perch, in recent years, became an official program sponsored by the AUVSI. Read More »

NEWS: MARS INSIGHT DRILLING PROBE

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To develop information about the interior of Mars, the 2020 NASA Mars mission will include deployment of a stationary drill that will conduct experiments below the surface. Read More »

NEWS: MARS 2020 ROVER DETAILED

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NASA has unveiled plans for a new rover that will land on Mars in 2020. Based on the Curiosity rover’s design (now on Mars), it will include over half a dozen primary science experiments that will investigate resources for human habitation in later missions. Read More »

NEWS: Robot Restaurant, Tokyo, Japan, for an Unforgettable Dinner Experience

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It's not just the food that impresses at the Robot Restaurant! The Robot Restaurant in Tokyo, Japan, is sure to provide an unforgettable dinner experience, with unbelievable robotics action happening all around you. Read More »

NEWS: SupraPed “Transformer” Robots

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Shu-Yun Chung is a postdoctoral researcher at Stanford University, and you won't believe how cool his latest supraped research is! One type of supraped is a humanoid that can morph into a quadraped by using poles similar to ski poles to augment stability during bipedal locomotion. Find out more by clicking here. Read More »

NEWS: 60 Foot Gundam Robot Planned for Tokyo!

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Gundam humanoid robot will tower over downtown Tokyo! The 60-foot robot originally conceived by Yoshiyuki Tomino in the "Mobile Suit Gundam" anime series in 1979 will soon be staring down at the citizens of Tokyo, and it will have some movement capabilities. Click here to learn more! Read More »

NEWS: BAE Sees Self-Healing Aircraft in our Future

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Will aircraft repair themselves in flight in the foreseeable future? According to BAE, the answer is yes. The sequence in this post shows self-healing using the "Survivor" System described by BAE. Read More »

NEWS: NASA Announces Winners of Hurricane-Tracking Design Contest

A team of students from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in Blacksburg captured first place in NASA's University Aeronautics Design Challenge with its proposal for the "Gobble Hawk".

Three winning student-created designs for tracking data on Hurricanes and associated weather systems were announced July 8 by NASA for the agency’s 2013-2014 University Aeronautics Engineering Design Challenge. Check out this report to learn the fascinating details! Read More »

NEWS: BAE Predicts Aircraft Transformers

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'Transformer Aircraft Predicted! BAE (British Aerospace Engineering) believes future drones will fly as a single aircraft, split into parts to perform various sorties, then reassemble into a single platform to fly home. Check out this amazing report! Read More »

NEWS: British Aerospace Engineering (BAE) Futuristic UAV Concepts

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The Ultimate Adaptable Task Force. BAE engineers recently speculated that 3D printers may be so advanced by 2040 that small unmanned aircraft could be created on demand, in whatever numbers needed, for enduring wide area surveillance or pinpoint search and rescue. Moreover, the aircraft could include “dissolving circuit boards” that would self destruct as needed, for the “ultimate adaptable task ... Read More »