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Dealing with danger: busy geniuses and watchful robots

In this edition of Futuris, we look at wasps, hawks and donkeys – not animals but special robots which can help save people in danger in the Alps.

In this edition of Futuris, we look at wasps, hawks and donkeys – not animals but special robots which can help save people in danger in the Alps.

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Takeaway: watchful robots

Obedient wasps, somehow stubborn donkeys, watchfull hawks, surrounded by Alpine peaks… In fact, they are robots developed in the framework of the

Obedient wasps, somehow stubborn donkeys, watchfull hawks, surrounded by Alpine peaks… In fact, they are robots developed in the framework of the

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Cutting-edge robotic 'turtle' to explore shipwrecks

An underwater robot called U-CAT, inspired by a turtle and developed by a team of engineers at Estonia’s University of Technology in Tallinn, is

An underwater robot called U-CAT, inspired by a turtle and developed by a team of engineers at Estonia’s University of Technology in Tallinn, is

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Do you know: can sensors produce soda?

A taste of sensors in your soft drinks? Not quite so, this German electrical engineer says. And still, he has developed something that you might like

A taste of sensors in your soft drinks? Not quite so, this German electrical engineer says. And still, he has developed something that you might like

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Technological change a nettle that must be grasped says expert

“Do the digital revolution in business, technological advances and the increasing use of robots destroy more jobs than they create?” asks Franck in

“Do the digital revolution in business, technological advances and the increasing use of robots destroy more jobs than they create?” asks Franck in

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Robotics a walk in the park with latest advances on display

Boston Dynamics , one of Google’s parent company Alphabet’s hi-tech arms, has released video of its latest baby, the Atlas robot. In the video the

Boston Dynamics , one of Google’s parent company Alphabet’s hi-tech arms, has released video of its latest baby, the Atlas robot. In the video the

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Welcome to Japan's robot hotel

A new hotel in southern Japan is about to open and its robot staff are ready. There is one at the reception to welcome and check guests in, another

A new hotel in southern Japan is about to open and its robot staff are ready. There is one at the reception to welcome and check guests in, another

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Smart robots galore at the 'Innorobo' show

Robots that can read emotion and mimic movements are just some of the capabilities on show at the ‘Innorobo’ exhibition in the French city of Lyon

Robots that can read emotion and mimic movements are just some of the capabilities on show at the ‘Innorobo’ exhibition in the French city of Lyon

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Do you know: what's a cable robot?

Well… much, much more than a mere robot with cables, says one of the top World experts in robotics. And, believe it or not, European industrial

Well… much, much more than a mere robot with cables, says one of the top World experts in robotics. And, believe it or not, European industrial

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Mind-controlled prosthetics make great strides

Ten years ago, after a shooting incident, Erik Sorto became paralysed from the neck down. But now he can drink beer again, thanks to this prosthetic

Ten years ago, after a shooting incident, Erik Sorto became paralysed from the neck down. But now he can drink beer again, thanks to this prosthetic

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Robots help stroke victims regain use of arms

Introduced two decades ago for patients with neurological disorders, rehabilitation robotics is now a relatively widespread recovery method for

Introduced two decades ago for patients with neurological disorders, rehabilitation robotics is now a relatively widespread recovery method for

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Do you know: what's a robotic walker?

Don´t get confused; we are not talking about an ordinary walking robot. Just listen to what this Italian computer engineer has to say about a

Don´t get confused; we are not talking about an ordinary walking robot. Just listen to what this Italian computer engineer has to say about a

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Chefs of the world unite! The robots are coming...

The world’s gadget makers have been promising us robot chefs almost as long as flying cars, and we are still waiting…but now the former may be on the

The world’s gadget makers have been promising us robot chefs almost as long as flying cars, and we are still waiting…but now the former may be on the

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Kirobo, a robot companion

Kirobo the robot recently returned to Japan from the International Space Station (ISS). On Friday, he was awarded two Guinness World Records being

Kirobo the robot recently returned to Japan from the International Space Station (ISS). On Friday, he was awarded two Guinness World Records being

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Press to download: Robots readying to assemble near you

Building your own personal robot is the stuff of costly dreams for most people. But soon the know-how will be available to download for anyone keen

Building your own personal robot is the stuff of costly dreams for most people. But soon the know-how will be available to download for anyone keen

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Spot, the latest robot dog from Boston Dynamics

Boston Dynamics, a subsidiary of Google, has unveiled a new robot dog named Spot. The four-legged robot runs on an electric motor that powers a

Boston Dynamics, a subsidiary of Google, has unveiled a new robot dog named Spot. The four-legged robot runs on an electric motor that powers a

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Multiple uses for Hector the stick insect robot

Hector the stick insect robot is the brainchild of the Biomechatronics research group at Germany’s Bielefeld University. The robot can move all six

Hector the stick insect robot is the brainchild of the Biomechatronics research group at Germany’s Bielefeld University. The robot can move all six

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Leave it to the robot

Want to make a salad without risking slicing your fingers? Just leave it up to Kodiak. That’s the aim of a team of researchers at Cornell

Want to make a salad without risking slicing your fingers? Just leave it up to Kodiak. That’s the aim of a team of researchers at Cornell

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Rise of the machines

Flying robots can help people out in dangerous situations. Unmanned vehicles with dexterous arms can pick up and carry objects, or build simple

Flying robots can help people out in dangerous situations. Unmanned vehicles with dexterous arms can pick up and carry objects, or build simple