New robot butler "HERB" can microwave your dinner (w/ Video)
Bird-like robot perches on a human hand (w/ Video)
Robot arm at MIT will weave its own web (w/ Video)
Sand Flea robot is set to leap into reconnaissance (w/ video)
New robot 'Cheetah' breaks land-speed record
(PhysOrg.com) -- Up till now researchers at Boston Dynamics have demonstrated four legged robots that appear meant to carry heavy loads as they tromp through and over rough terrain (e.g. Alpha Dog and Petman, LS3). Now it appears they’ve taken a different approach in looking ...
Research group extends capabilities of jamming universal gripper robot arm effector (w/ video)
Airborne robot swarms are making complex moves (w/ video)
Leaping lizards, dinosaurs have a message for robots: Get a tail
(PhysOrg.com) -- University of California, Berkeley, biologists and engineers including undergraduate and graduate students studied how lizards manage to leap successfully even when they slip and stumble, ...
Close encounters: When Daniel123 met Jane234 (w/ video)
Cat-brushing robot draws all signs of contentment (w/ video)
Robots get social network of their very own (no kidding)
Brainlink controller smartens dust-collecting robots: Let's Roomba
TUM robots 'Kinect' to sandwiches and popcorn
Gumby-like flexible robot crawls in tight spaces (w/ video)
Harvard scientists have built a new type of flexible robot that is limber enough to wiggle and worm through tight spaces.