News tagged with bots

NASA team studies ball bot as future space explorer

(Phys.org) —A July NASA report on the Super Ball Bot said that lightweight and low-cost missions will become increasingly important to NASA's exploration goals. Current robot designs call for a combination ...

Dec 28, 2013 weblog
4.7 / 5 (15) 9 | with audio podcast

The moaning mouth bot learns to sing (w/ video)

(PhysOrg.com) -- Some of you may recall the moaning mouth bot. This bot, which is basically a disembodied mouth that first came to the public attention for making a series of moaning noises that were truly ...

Jul 13, 2011 weblog
4.5 / 5 (4) 10 | with audio podcast

Two robots to do our dirty work (w/ video)

(PhysOrg.com) -- Today's tale of robots is a double feature. That is right, we are going to look at not one, but two of the bots who are making our lives not only more interesting, but safer. The digital eyes ...

May 03, 2011 weblog
2.8 / 5 (6) 8 | with audio podcast