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“robotics”

Jul 24, 2015 01:25 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
What tiny satellites could take a ride over to Europa? Here are five feasibility studies being considered to hitchhike on a NASA mission.
Jul 24, 2015 12:19 PM ET // Renee Morad
A robot has demonstrated that it exhibits a degree of self-awareness for the very first time.
Jul 21, 2015 12:40 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
New Horizons survived 9.5 years in space before taking pictures of Pluto. How do spacecraft engineers keep their machines going for so long?
Jul 20, 2015 03:05 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Canada's hitchBOT heads south, traveling from Boston to San Francisco. Hopefully. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2015 07:15 AM ET // Renee Morad
In Singapore’s Pandan Reservoir, a flock of swans controlled by programmers monitor the water for contamination, measuring PH levels and more.
Jul 13, 2015 02:51 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Woodworker makes a name in DIY maker community with his inventive drill-powered vehicles.
Jul 9, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Renee Morad
Researchers blended 3-D printing techniques and a combination of hard and soft materials to accomplish more accurate jumping and better landings.
Jul 9, 2015 11:20 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Scientists wire brains together into 'brainets' that can solve problems as teams.
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