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KUKA Medical Robotics Challenge

Call for Participation: Until 5 January 2020 you can apply with your innovative concepts to the "Medical Robotics Challenge"!

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Smart factories – why manufacturing big change is difficult

A new report from Capgemini promises major gains from smart manufacturing – but also major obstacles.

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Soft skin-like robots you can put in your pocket

Stretchable skin-like robots that can be rolled up and put in your pocket have been developed by a University of Bristol team using a new way of embedding artificial muscles and electrical adhesion into soft materials.

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National Robotarium will give Scotland competitive edge in robotics

A new institute for robotics in Edinburgh plans to be a world-leading centre for robotics and artificial intelligence, focussed on revolutionising more industries with robots.

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Robots rush in where humans fear to tread

University innovators are creating machines that are at home in extreme environments

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Sky-high collaboration

the forefront of relentless pursuit of progression, Cranfield University’s Aerospace Integration Research Centre (AIRC) has turned to Fanuc’s collaborative robots to boost productivity and cut cost through greater human interaction.

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Armies of sewer-scrubbing robots are fighting back against fatbergs

Subterranean monstrosities made of wet wipes and grease are clogging our sewers. But a new generation of fatberg-killing machines could spray them into oblivion

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