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Robot Being Taught Language Through Artificial Neuronal Network
2013-02-20 05:05:12

Robots aren’t actually “taught” but rather are programmed. There have been attempts to create a system that can allow robots to “learn” but it is still a matter of essentially programming the new skills.

Robotic Assistats for the Elderly - Interview With Cory-Ann Smarr
2012-11-14 15:05:39

Cory-Ann Smarr, a member of Georgia Tech's Human Factors and Aging Laboratory, recently talked with redOrbit about her team’s research into the psychology of robotic assistance.

Robot Will Be Able To Think Like MacGyver
2012-10-15 07:46:02

Researchers from Georgia Tech have called upon the television series MacGyver for inspiration as they plan to build a robot able to use its own ingenuity to go into a dangerous situation and rescue any who may be in harm’s way.

Bees Inspire New Artificial Intelligence Project
2012-10-01 14:58:11

The robot take over is nigh. Robotic scientists, it seems, are hell bent on creating autonomous, animalistic robots.

2012-04-27 11:35:20

The National Science Foundation (NSF) will showcase a broad range of NSF-funded projects at this year's USA Science & Engineering Festival at the Washington Convention Center this weekend.


Word of the Day
quilisma
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.