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Mar 18, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
A presentation at the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival showcases the lighter side of advanced robotics.
Mar 4, 2015 11:50 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Implants and an electronic backpack turn roaches into remote-controlled rescue-workers.
Sep 8, 2014 10:30 AM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
A silicone rubber robot still functions in subzero temperatures, high winds, methane flames and acid.
Jul 21, 2014 06:30 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The lightweight LuminAID solar light is designed for outdoor and emergency use. Continue reading →
Mar 13, 2014 01:23 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Earth-imaging satellite company DigitalGlobe announced it was activating its crowdsourcing platform to enlist civilians in the search for the lost jetliner. Continue reading →
Mar 11, 2014 03:26 PM ET // LiveScience
The mystery of what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 gets deeper: where did it go?
Dec 30, 2014 10:10 AM ET // Eric Niiler
With all the satellite tech of today, why do we still need a black box to figure out what happened?
Sep 26, 2013 10:27 AM ET // AFP
Advanced radar can detect a living person 30 feet below crushed materials.
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