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22/11/2019

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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21/11/2019

Do Schools Need a Robotics Program?

There are multiple reasons why schools, students and society all benefit when schools invest in robotics programs. Plus, getting such a program off the ground isn’t as difficult as it might sound.

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20/11/2019

Intelligent Army Robot Capable of Following Verbal Orders

Most military robots and UGVs are lacking in intelligence. Although autonomy and artificial intelligence are being researched thoroughly for the benefit of military technology, the military still operates mostly remote operated robots for its operations. An example being the PackBot used by the United States Army for bomb disposal and inspection. The system has no […]

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19/11/2019

TERRINet offers access to EU robotics research infrastructure – apply now!

Applications are open for the next round of TERRINet projects that will bring together robotics researchers from across the EU to share expertise, research infrastructures, and services, and undertake cutting-edge research.

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19/11/2019

A unifying approach for controlling flying robotic insects

One of the key problems confronting researchers in the field of microrobotics is designing and implementing reliable controllers for insect-scale micro air vehicles (FWMAVs), which are tiny flying robots typically inspired by insects.

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18/11/2019

Plenish kicks off trial of robot delivery ‘milk round’ in Milton Keynes

Consumers can order litre bottles of the milk via robot courier company Starship’s app, and have it delivered to their door by a six-wheeled autonomous bot.

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15/11/2019

Quadruped Robots Can Climb Ladders Now

This robot dog can scale ladders that a real dog would struggle with

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