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An astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) took a stroll around the Earth by proxy today, thanks to a new robotics system. A little after 11:30 am CEST (09:30 GMT), ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst took remote command of the humanoid robot Rollin' Justin at the DLR German Aerospace Center establishment in Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany. It was a two-hour test of the latest technolog
'there's waldo' is capable of identifying and pointing to waldo with a top speed of 4.45 seconds. The post AI robot instantly defeats where’s waldo using facial recognition appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
dubbed SEER: simulative emotional expression robot, the humanoid head was created by japanese artist takayuki todo The post this is the most expressive robot we’ve ever seen appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
with slim, tall legs it can move lighter and quicker than conventional robots. The post aerial biped robot dances around using a quadrotor for balance and movement appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
We've already heard about flexible electronic "skins" that could give robots or prosthetic limbs a human-like sense of touch. Now, however, scientists from the University of Texas at Arlington are claiming to have developed a skin that's even more touch-sensitive than our own... Continue Reading Electronic robot skin out-senses the real thing Category: Robotics Tags: Electroni
a video by great big story shows how the 28-foot tall robot can be controlled by a user from inside -- and even shoot tennis balls. The post watch how the world’s largest robot was built, single handedly, by a man in japan appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Sci-fi has long promised that robots would be living in our houses someday, helping us out and basically becoming a member of the family. But that hasn't really happened yet – after all, it's hard to really get attached to your Roomba or Alexa. Now robotics company Anki is unveiling Vector, an emotive little fella who's basically a cross between a smart home assistant and a pet. New Atlas
dactyl learned to solve the object reorientation task entirely in simulation without any human input. The post AI-driven robot learns how to rotate a cube with the dexterity of a human appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
based on the design of a centaur, it's wheeled legs provide movement and freedom, meanwhile a human-like torso and arms allow it to successfully perform motor functions. The post centauro is a horse-like disaster response robot with karate chopping hoofs appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
it harnesses enough power to give it the highest vertical jumping agility of any battery powered robot at 1.83 m/s. The post this hyper-aggressive pogo-stick robot demonstrates studies of extreme locomotion appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.


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