This Robot Will Let Kids In Hospital Explore Zoos Through Virtual Reality

A community called Robots for Good has come together to help kids stuck in Great Ormond Street Hospital in London visit the zoo. If the name hasnt given it away,…

Chinese Workers Face Competition From Robots

One of the defining narratives of modern China has been the migration of young workers — often girls in their late teenage years — from the countryside into sprawling cities…

Virtual Reality Remote Controlled Robot Avatar Brushes Cat

After much sweat and toil, Taylorveltrop has finally unveiled his complete project. Using a Microsoft Kinect, a Nintendo Wii, a treadmill, and computers, he created a quasi virtual reality remote control robot avatar.…

Robot Learns To Cook Watching YouTube Videos

While many of us might use YouTube to get our daily fix of adorable or hilarious cat videos, the site can also be a very useful learning platform. It has thousands…

Google Lunar X Prize Robot Built to Find Lunar Water

The search for water ice on the moon could be led someday by a robot armed with a 4-foot drill. With the first prototype of the lunar rover, called Polaris,…

OmniCorp From RoboCop 2013 Product Line Commercial

As a clever way to market the new RoboCop reboot in 2013, fantasy company OmniCorp published this advert offering their futuristic services in our world.  Imagine no crime and no need…

Smart Drone Can Autonomously Avoid Obstacles

One of the biggest issues with robotic planes or helicopters, also known as drones, is that they are not very good at avoiding obstacles on their own. In other words,…

Cat, Duckling, Dog Play With Roomba

Texas Girly 1979 published this adorable Halloween-pet video a day after the spooky holiday, but it has just experienced a second surge of viewership online now, appearing on LaughingSquid, DListed, HuffPost, and BuzzFeed. …

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Drone Project Modeled From Incredible Images of Birds in Flight

Stanford University students are capturing incredible images of birds in mid-flight in order to study their movements, behavior, and ultimately create the ideal drone. The ultra-high-speed Phantom camera they use…