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Jul 24, 2014 12:12 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
An elderly Wisconsin man who had been missing three days was found with the help of a drone. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
Flexible robots are ideal for crawling around and through jumbled piles of rubble.
Jun 17, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
The art of folding paper is adapted by a robotics lab.
May 22, 2014 12:05 PM ET // Jeremy Hsu, IEEE Spectrum
An experimental crab robot the size of a car helped rescuers during the tragic disaster.
May 5, 2014 09:25 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A coordinated group of humans, dogs in high-gear, robots and drones work together to find and save people during an emergency.
Apr 14, 2014 09:35 AM ET // AFP
The Bluefin 21, Artemis autonomous underwater vehicle will spend 16 hours at 15,000 feet searching for evidence of MH370.
Apr 7, 2014 01:40 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
When adventurers need rescuing, who pays the costs of search and rescue?
Jan 8, 2014 08:30 AM ET // AFP
A complex international operation to free a Russian ship trapped in Antarctica ended Wednesday when the vessel cleared the ice field.
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