If we are serious about long-term human presence in space, such as manned bases on the moon or Mars, we must figure out how to streamline human-robot interactions.
After three years of building and programming, the first tests using guide robot Spencer were successfully conducted at Schiphol airport this month. The test phase was completed last week. Spencer, developed in cooperation ...
Gone are the days when archaeology was just a whole load of sand, dust and bones. These days the real explorers are all about the robotics.
They are all shapes and sizes, with all numbers of legs. They can put out fires on ships, shimmy up construction sites to do dangerous inspections, safely traverse battlefields and enter power plants to plug radiation leaks.
A robot being developed to help elderly people stay independent and active for longer has been named by residents of three local care homes where it is going to be tested.
A new wall-climbing drone can approach any type of structure by flying and sticking to the target and utitlizing a pose change and perching mechanism.
A machine with hands of steel has revolutionized the speed and efficiency of the once-tedious process of plant grafting.
A joint European-Russian mission aiming to search for traces of life on Mars left Earth's orbit Monday at the start of a seven-month unmanned journey to the Red Planet, space agency managers said.
Parents want the best for their children's education and often complain about large class sizes and the lack of individual attention.
In a hotel not in a galaxy far, far away, a robot bids you welcome as you pull into the driveway.