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Apr 15, 2014 08:28 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
A real-life holodeck could be realized thanks to the TRANSFORM table, which tracks your movements and generates new shapes and surfaces on the fly. Continue reading →
Apr 3, 2014 09:55 AM ET // Jeremy Hsu, IEEE Spectrum
The robot could someday provide emergency surgery in space.
Mar 26, 2014 09:18 AM ET // Nic Halverson
Glaucus, the latest addition in a new breed of soft robots, hopes to lend a squishy hand to medical and engineering applications. Continue reading →
Mar 15, 2014 06:30 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This week we focus on the future, when the world is flooded, when fossil fuels are defunct and when robots do the heavy-lifting.
Mar 14, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Erico Guizzo, IEEE Spectrum
HyQ, a four-legged robot, is smarter and more autonomous than ever.
Mar 6, 2014 01:37 PM ET // Nic Halverson
Jason Barnes' robotic prosthesis allows him to play just as well, or better, than any other drummer. Continue reading →
Feb 9, 2014 09:04 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
How could any driver not stop for this? Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Sensors measure and convert the tension from artificial tendons into an electrical current that nerves in this man's arm receive and interpret. Continue reading →
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