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2011-12-22 14:05:00

Classically trained artists combine traditional methods with the latest in 3-D technology to grow their business – reducing production time and increasing efficiencies Portland,

2011-11-21 09:04:01

The delicate touch that successfully removed an egg-shaped tumor from Paige Nickason's brain got a helping hand from a world-renowned arm -- a robotic arm, that is.

High-tech Spider For Hazardous Missions
2011-11-07 09:20:32

Researchers have now designed a mobile robot modeled on the same principle that moves spider legs.

Is That A Robot In Your Suitcase?
2011-11-02 09:00:44

A flying robot as small as a dinner plate that can zoom to hard-to-reach places and a fleet of eco-friendly robotic farm-hands are just two of the exciting projects the robotics team at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is working on.

2011-10-26 07:00:00

The sixth annual ComBots Cup returns with robots flying in from around the world.

2011-10-17 17:17:43

Earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes – natural disasters always catch us by surprise, no matter how many early-warning systems are in place.

2011-09-21 18:46:00

A combination of two algorithms developed at MIT allows autonomous robots to execute tasks much more efficiently — and move more predictably.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.