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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 »

NEWS: Amazing Robotis Initiatives!

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ROBOTIS Pioneers Exciting New Robotics Initiatives! ROBOTIS is roaring forward with powerful initiatives and technology that show it to be a strong market leader in humanoids and STEAM education. This is a “must read” – you will be nothing less than astounded when you see these advances! The information in this report was provided by longstanding contributor and humanoid expert, Lem Fugitt. Image of the DARWIN-MINI courtesy of Lem Fugitt and robots-dreams.com, photographed at the recent MakerCon Maker Faire. Read More »

NEWS: Self-organizing robot armies produced – and all thanks to ingenious termite logic

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Harvard ‘brainiacs’ are at it again. Inspired by termites, they have realized their dream of cheap, expendable, self-organizing robots – a construction crew building complex structures at a quick pace, and completely independent of leadership. The possibilities are vast. The machines can be made to build any three-dimensional structure on their own and with minimal instruction. But what is truly ... Read More »

NEWS: State will use robotics to teach science in schools

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The Department for Education Research and Training in India started an experiment last month to provide free robotics training at two government schools. Read More »

NEWS: The R25 Robokind Launching on Kickstarter!

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ROBOKIND www.robokindrobots.com R25 Humanoid Scheduled for a Kickstarter Campaign; will Teach Computer Science and much more! The Robokind R25 humanoid is a revolutionary tool designed for several uses, including teaching computer science and for use in programs for autistic children. If you are benefactor who supports your local school systems and wish to make a gift to an educational factility ... Read More »

NEWS: PIXY and the Purple Dinosaurs…

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Will this be the next revolution in robotics vision? Introduction While recently surfing the internet in hopes of finding the “next big thing” in robotics imaging, I was pleasantly surprised to come across the “PIXY” on the popular Kick Starter website (http://www.kickstarter.com/). Then, imagine my surprise, when Friday night, I received a call from Rich LeGrand, himself, the founder of ... Read More »

NEWS: ROBOT 2013 BUYERS GUIDE NOW ONLINE!

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Robot's all new 2013 Buyers Guide includes a wide range of the hottest new products currently available! Whether you are interested in rovers or aerial vehicles, or are just looking for the latest parts and pieces to hop up your bot, this guide is for you! Spanning both hardware and software, this free guide is a "must read" that you don't want to miss! Read More »

NEWS: Weekend Roundup

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Courtesy of: “Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International” . . A roundup of noteworthy news in the unmanned systems and robotics world this week, including NASA GROVER task completion at great heights and explained uses for unmanned systems in the postal system Go To The Original News Item Read More »

NEWS: DARPA Robotics Challenge Track B/C Teams Meet ATLAS Robot

Courtesy of: “Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International” . . DARPA unveiled its ATLAS robot that will be used in its Robotics Challenge competition. Go To The Original News Item Read More »