Archive: 8/03/2016

Some assembly required to boost robot ratings

Robot makers may want to follow Ikea's strategy for customer satisfaction and give people a chance to partially assemble their new robots to ease acceptance of the devices, according to Penn State researchers.

dateMar 08, 2016 in Robotics
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Tiny fossils tell a long(ish) story

The impact of an asteroid at the end of the Cretaceous caused mass extinctions in the oceans, as well as killing the dinosaurs on land. The carbon isotope difference between surface and seabed organisms (foraminifera) also ...

dateMar 08, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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