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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
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.