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UK firm to send crawling spider-like rover to the moon

13/01/2021

A diminutive four-legged robot looks set to become the UK’s first visitor to the moon.

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12/01/2021

Revolutionising the manufacturing industry through digitalisation

A consortium, including WMG at the University of Warwick, has been awarded funding through the Government’s Manufacturing Made Smarter Challenge to develop a Smart InforMation PLatform and Ecosystem for Manufacturing (SIMPLE).

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11/01/2021

Blended Learning in Universities with MiRoCLOUD

Professor David Lane speaks to Professor Tony Prescott and Alexandr Lucas to discuss how they have implemented this practically so that over 300 Computer Science students can social distance, stay safe and still benefit from an engaging student learning experience at the University.

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08/01/2021

UKAEA’s Professor Robert Buckingham celebrated in New Year’s Honours list

The head of UKAEA's RACE robotics centre has been made an OBE.

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07/01/2021

Using robots to maintain offshore wind farms

BladeBUG Limited is developing a unique walking robot to remotely inspect, maintain and repair wind turbine blades, helped by funding from the #ISCF Robots for a Safer World challenge.

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07/01/2021

Boston Dynamics Celebrates the New Year

US Robotics company Boston Dynamics welcomed in 2021 with this impressive video.

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18/12/2020

Ridley Scott inspires Network Rail’s cave-exploring drone

When Hollywood director Ridley Scott filmed astronauts looking for aliens in his 2012 movie Prometheus, little did he know that it would one day inspire a Network Rail drone project.

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