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Ambassador Of Death Brings Peace

The Karrar is a 4 meter long robotic plane built by Iran with a 600 mile range. What the plane can actually carry seems to be up for debate.  On one hand it is supposed to be capable of carrying … Continue reading

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Sentry Robosub Heads To Gulf

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute is sending a robotic submarine called Sentry to the Gulf of Mexico to help examine the oil plume rising from the BP oil disaster. According to oceanographer John Delaney, Sentry looks like “a flying bar … Continue reading

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Giant Floating Sperm Or The Future Of Communications?

Stratellite by Sanswire is a stratospheric communications platform.  This LTA (Lighter Than Air) vehicle is completely unmanned and can reach an altitude of over 60,000 feet.  From the companies website: A Stratellite is a LTA UAV designed and built to … Continue reading

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Robot Sub Deployed To Stop Oil Leak

The oil drilling rig known as the Transocean Deepwater Horizon rig was engulfed in an explosion last Tuesday. On Friday, the oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico had completely sunk. Transocean, a Swiss company owned the oil rig and … Continue reading

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Robot Inspired By Blind Fish

An underwater robot named Snookie was partially inspired by blind fish like the Astyanax.  Snookie is being designed at the  Technische Universitaet Muenchen or TUM for short. The underwater robot is designed to take into account the following set of … Continue reading

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