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Robonaut 2 Gets Packed for Travel

If you haven’t been following Robonaut 2 on Twitter, we suggest you do.  He has been talking about his packing for the upcoming space trip. Here is a short time lapse video of  Robonaut 2 being packed for space travel.  … Continue reading

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Hopping Robot

MIT in conjunction with Draper Laboratory is developing a robot known as Talaris or Terrestrial Artificial Lunar and Reduced Gravity Simulator.  This robot will be used on the Moon or other planet to hop over the rough terrain, instead of … Continue reading

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Return of The Djedi

An attempt to explore a shaft in the Pyramid of Khufu, one of the ancient seven wonders of the world,  has stymied archeologists and once again they turn to robots for help. There are two main large chambers inside the … Continue reading

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Japan to Send Rover To The Moon

A report recently approved by the Japanese government sets its sights on going to the moon.  At first they thought they wanted a human robot on the moon, but now aim to have a rover on the moon in five … Continue reading

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Thermal Powered Microbot

Graduate students at the University of Washington have created tiny robots as big as your fingernail and thinner than a dime. In this photo from the University of Washington, the students have put tiny paperclips onto the robot to show … Continue reading

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