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Category: Robots

Lockheed Martin SPIDER Robot Patches Holes in Giant Hybrid Airships

Lockheed Martin SPIDER Robot Patches Holes in Giant Hybrid Airships
Back in the day, I was rather obsessed with blimps. I thought they were super cool because they’re essentially a giant balloon you could fly under. Lockheed Martin has evolved the blimp into something called the…

This Crawling, Climbing Worm Robot Is Nightmare Fuel

This Crawling, Climbing Worm Robot Is Nightmare Fuel
David Zarrouk’s latest robotic creation, dubbed “SAW” takes its inspiration from an ‘80s dance move known as the worm. With just one motor it can wriggle across the floor by moving its flexible body up and…
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Pillo Personal Home Health Robot Keeps You Away from WebMD

Pillo Personal Home Health Robot Keeps You Away from WebMD
Having been in the medical field for half of my adult life, I tend to get weird calls from people that go down like this… “Hey I went on WebMD and it said I have [insert…

Robots Are Now Pretending to Be Homeless

Robots Are Now Pretending to Be Homeless
It’s always good to be nice to those who are less fortunate than you. If you see a homeless person on the street, consider helping them out. Just beware, it could be a robot in disguise.…

Bratwurst Bot Cooks and Serves Sausage

Bratwurst Bot Cooks and Serves Sausage
The robots are starting to take over all of our food related jobs and now it’s a real sausage-fest! Meet BratWurst Bot. This autonomous robot does it all. It takes customer orders, cooks sausages and serves…

This Pneumatic Robot Dog Runs Like Its on Crank

This Pneumatic Robot Dog Runs Like Its on Crank
What is it about scientists creating terrifying robot dogs? Meet the latest mechanical mutt, who goes by the name PneuHound. It is a pneumatic-powered quadruped being developed at Osaka University‘s Adaptive Robotics Laboratory by Koh Hosoda …

Woman Comes Across Boston Dynamics Walking an Atlas Robot in the Woods

Woman Comes Across Boston Dynamics Walking an Atlas Robot in the Woods
This is the world that we are living in. A woman was walking her dog in the woods and came across a team from Boston Dynamics, walking one of their Atlas robots. Crazy. I guess we…

Swagbot Is a Cattle-herding Robot: Bit Along, Little Dogies

Swagbot Is a Cattle-herding Robot: Bit Along, Little Dogies
Who needs cowboys to rustle up the cattle, or even dogs, when a robot can do the job just fine? Swagbot is the world’s first herding robot. Cowboys and dogs are no longer necessary. No jobs…

Mall Security Robot Runs over Kid

Mall Security Robot Runs over Kid
Robots have officially begun their efforts to take out our offspring. A 300 lb. security robot at the Stanford Mall in Palo Alto, California recently knocked down a 16-month old boy before running over his foot…

DURUS Walks Like a Human: The Robot Wore Tennis Shoes

DURUS Walks Like a Human: The Robot Wore Tennis Shoes
Remember the DURUS robot I talked about last year? This humanoid ‘bot was able to walk for over two hours on a charge. Well its handlers at AMBER Lab have made its walking much more efficient…

Toilet Paper Machine Saves Time, Severs Limbs

Toilet Paper Machine Saves Time, Severs Limbs
Are you wasting way too much time by grabbing toilet paper? This machine can help. By shaving seconds off of your bathroom time, this could help you to be more productive during the day. At the…

This Robot Skeleton is Driven by Artificial Muscles

This Robot Skeleton is Driven by Artificial Muscles
This may be the first giant step toward a world full of human-like robots that hunt down humans like Terminators. I hope there’s a John Connor out there somewhere. The Suzumori Endo Robotics Laboratory has created…

Olive Autonomous Suitcase Will Follow You Around the Airport

Olive Autonomous Suitcase Will Follow You Around the Airport
I like to travel, but with all the people in the airport, getting your luggage through to the airplane can be a hassle. A cool autonomous robot suitcase from Ikap Robotics called Olive aims to alleviate…

Uber Wants Robot Security Guards to Patrol Parking Lots

Uber Wants Robot Security Guards to Patrol Parking Lots
Uber, the mobile app-based taxi service, is investing a lot in developing autonomous cars to replace or augment human drivers with robots. But that technology isn’t in place yet, so they are looking at robots that…

Starship Technologies Autonomous Delivery Robots Bring the Autom-noms

Starship Technologies Autonomous Delivery Robots Bring the Autom-noms
Yes, this looks like a cooler on six wheels. If you put some handlebars on it, it could be something you see at the NASCAR track between races with a redneck atop it. In fact, it’s …

LEGO Arcade Robot Breakdance Battle! ‘Nuff Said!

LEGO Arcade Robot Breakdance Battle! ‘Nuff Said!
What if I told you that someone has combined four of the best things ever into one cool video? Those things are LEGO, arcades and robots in a breakdance battle. Yeah, now we have your attention.…
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