Latest Isaac Asimov's Robot Series Stories

Build Your Own Robot
2013-09-20 13:53:08

Once solely the stuff of science fiction, a number of online communities and companies are now making it easier for you to build your own robot.

Controlling Robots With Our Minds And Other Methods
2013-05-03 19:20:14

The future of robotics may not be as scary as one would think, especially if we are able to control robots with our minds like one scientist is trying to do.

Swarms Of Tiny Robots May Be The Wave Of The Future
2013-03-28 14:55:21

Researchers at the University of Sheffield in the UK are currently developing robot swarms that could eventually lead to a better understanding of how a group of machines could work in concert to accomplish a given task.

Helping Robots Understand Their Limitations And Adapt
2013-03-27 19:04:37

According to researchers, if robots are ever going to move around a constantly changing environment effectively, they will need to be more aware of their own limitations.

Print Your Own Robots
2013-03-18 19:33:43

An NSF-funded project has now set about developing a robot which can be designed, customized and brought to life in a matter of hours.

Tiny Robots Can Work Together On Complex Tasks
2012-12-15 06:30:57

Researchers at one US university have developed a team of 20 miniature robots which can work together on complex tasks, and now they are hoping to expand their work to mass-produce the machines and prove their usefulness in a vast array of different scenarios.

Wildlife Critters Inspire Scientists To Build Deceptive Robots
2012-12-04 12:36:57

Researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology have used the deceptive behavior patterns of squirrels and birds to develop robots that are able to deceive each other.

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

Georgia Tech researchers surveyed older adults about how they would feel about having a robot around the house to help them with everyday activities and chores and the results were mixed.

2012-09-18 17:27:03

It was inevitable, really, that one day we’d start seeing robots pop up in expected and unexpected places. Robots have been helping us manufacture and produce many of our most beloved items for years, such as automobiles, computers and even blue jeans.

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