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09/01/2020

Fully Disposable Endovascular Robot Unveiled

Microbot Medical, a company with offices in Massachusetts and Israel, is about to release the world’s first fully disposable endovascular surgical robot.

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09/01/2020

This Robot’s Journey to an Icy Alien Moon Starts Beneath Antarctica

NASA scientists completed field tests in November of a floating rover they hope will one day travel to Europa, the frozen ocean moon of Jupiter.

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08/01/2020

DragonflEye Project Wants to Turn Insects Into Cyborg Drones

R&D lab Draper is using genetic engineering and optoelectronics to build cybernetic insects

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07/01/2020

AI ‘outperforms’ doctors diagnosing breast cancer

Artificial intelligence is more accurate than doctors in diagnosing breast cancer from mammograms, a study in the journal Nature suggests.

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06/01/2020

EPSRC Executive Chair recognised in New Year’s Honours

Professor Lynn Gladden, Executive Chair of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), has been appointed a Dame for services to academic and industrial research in chemical engineering.

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06/01/2020

Army Scientists Work on Urban Combat Robot That Can Be Controlled With Hand Gestures

New technologies being developed by the United States and its partners seek to tackle age-old challenges that troops face when they enter urban combat.

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03/01/2020

Fingerbot, the World’s Smallest Remote Control Robot Actuator

Adaprox, a group of smart home automation experts, recently announced the launch of Fingerbot, which can remotely and mechanically control all the buttons, switches, and toggles anywhere in a home through voice and app.

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