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Image: e.Deorbit's robotic arm

ESA's proposed e.Deorbit mission, shown left, using a robotic arm to catch a derelict satellite โ€“ the baseline capture method for what would be the world's first active space debris removal mission, in 2024.

dateJan 18, 2017 in Space Exploration
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Robots help position interventional needles

Finding the ideal position for interventional needles โ€“ as used in biopsies, for instance โ€“ is a difficult and time-consuming process. This can now be performed automatically, using a robotic arm to place a needle guide ...

dateOct 27, 2016 in Robotics
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Your next nurse could be a robot

The nursing assistant for your next trip to the hospital might be a robot. This is the implication of research recently published by Dr. Elena De Momi and colleagues in the open access journal Frontiers in Robotics and AI ...

dateOct 05, 2016 in Robotics
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