In Japan, engineers are developing the world’s largest, strongest, and lightest expanding temporary bridge. Continue reading →
The long-limbed CHIMP will go up against dozens of competitors in a simulated disaster-response course. Continue reading →
Inspired by origami, pocket-sized quadcopters could be self-deployed and snap to attention in disaster areas.
A presentation at the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival showcases the lighter side of advanced robotics.
Implants and an electronic backpack turn roaches into remote-controlled rescue-workers.
A silicone rubber robot still functions in subzero temperatures, high winds, methane flames and acid.
The lightweight LuminAID solar light is designed for outdoor and emergency use. Continue reading →
Earth-imaging satellite company DigitalGlobe announced it was activating its crowdsourcing platform to enlist civilians in the search for the lost jetliner. Continue reading →
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