Video: Decentralized control of multiple robots under uncertainty
Writing a program to control a single autonomous robot navigating an uncertain environment with an erratic communication link is hard enough; write one for multiple robots that may or may not have to work ...
Data-gathering Tumbleweed robot seeks to understand desertification
Tiny swimming bio-bots boldly go where no bot has swum before (w/ Video)
(Phys.org) —The alien world of aquatic micro-organisms just got new residents: synthetic self-propelled swimming bio-bots.
Europe launches RoboEarth: 'Wikipedia for Robots'
Let the robot race begin. Expectations are high for RoboEarth, a new European-funded system to speed the development of human-serving robots. Scientists from five major European technical universities have ...
Zurich team develops walking, jumping, balancing, Cubli (w/ Video)
Atlas teams head for DARPA Robotics Challenge
Surprisingly simple scheme for self-assembling robots
In 2011, when an MIT senior named John Romanishin proposed a new design for modular robots to his robotics professor, Daniela Rus, she said, "That can't be done."
Dash Robotics crowdfunding 'origami' runner you can assemble at home
Robot does standup for London audience (w/ Video)
3D printer-built robot has insect moves (w/ Video)
Japan's IBIS keyhole surgery robot demonstrated (w/ Video)
Calculating art: Meet e-David, the painting machine (w/ Video)
German team creates robot ape (w/ Video)
A robot that runs like a cat (w/ Video)
Thanks to its legs, whose design faithfully reproduces feline morphology, EPFL's 4-legged 'cheetah-cub robot' has the same advantages as its model: It is small, light and fast.