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03/02/2021

Five ways artificial intelligence can help space exploration

Artificial intelligence has been making waves in recent years, enabling us to solve problems faster than traditional computing could ever allow.

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01/02/2021

Announcing the Winners of the School Robot Competition 2020!

We're ecstatic to announce the winners of the 2020 School Robot Competition, in partnership with educational publisher Twinkl.

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26/01/2021

Robots were dreamt up 100 years ago – why haven’t our fears about them changed since?

R.U.R.: Rossum’s Universal Robots, by Czech playwright Karl Čapek was first staged in Prague in 1921. Michael Szollosy from the University of Sheffield reflects on how our relationship with robots has changed since.

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25/01/2021

21 conversations on designing education in AI and robotics

Building inclusive education systems will be key to ensuring no one is left behind and that advances in AI and robotics benefit everyone in society.

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18/01/2021

Robotics Summer Showcase 2021 – Call for Proposals

This year, we will be refreshing and updating our summer events programme to deliver new, innovative and engaging online events that will showcase the cutting edge in UK robotics research and industry to different audiences.

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13/01/2021

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

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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