With motion this fluid, ASIMO really does conjure up dreams of robots and humans living together in harmony.
Thankfully, the evolving robots seem less interested in world domination than they do in foraging for batteries and mating.
Porton Man is an animatronic robot designed for testing of protective suits and equipment for the British military. Or that's what they want us to think, at least.
Nothing quite says retro like re-purposed electronics playing vintage tunes.
The robot mimics the animal by recovering energy while in the air, preparing for its next jump. Since energy conservation is key in robotics, this could affect robotics across the board (even if all robots don't become kangaroos.
The Navy says you shouldn't risk human lives when you can instead order a robot to its fiery doom. We agree entirely.
At the University of Washington, there exists a classroom where both the professors and students are robots.
The ESA is sending a wearable joystick to the International Space Station to help astronauts control robots in microgravity.
SociBot-Mini is a new social robot that can not only wear your best friend’s face, but it can also detect your emotions.
Europe is sending a robot to Mars in 2018 to pick up some rocks and bring them back to us, which is a lot harder than it sounds.