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

Jedidiah Becker for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Throughout the last few decades, advances in the field of robotics and artificial intelligence have plucked high-tech robots from the reverie of science fiction and placed them squarely in the real world. As technology has progressed, robots have been entrusted with an ever-expanding set of job responsibilities, including carrying soldiers into and out of battle zones, assembling automobiles and even fighting fires. As these marvels...

Robotic Assistance In The Home For Elderly Care
2012-10-26 09:14:58

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online (After the article, read redOrbit's exclusive interview with researcher Cory-Ann Smarr.) Throughout the last few decades, advances in the field of robotics have made these helper machines become quite sophisticated and valuable. As these robots have progressed, they´ve been able perform an ever expanding set of duties and tasks. They can carry soldiers into and out of battle zones, fight fires and even dance exotic,...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.