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The Rise of Advanced Robotics

The Rise of Advanced Robotics

What do the actors Arnold Schwarzenegger, Alan Tudyk and Ben Burtt all have in common? They all play the role of a robot in a future where robotics have become so advanced that they have replaced, if not taken over, the majority of human activities.

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Wrist-Mounted Robot Enhances Grasping Motion of the Human Hand

Wrist-Mounted Robot Enhances Grasping Motion of the Human Hand

Twisting a screwdriver, removing a bottle cap, and peeling a banana are just a few simple tasks that are tricky to pull off single-handedly. Now a new wrist-mounted robot can provide a helping hand — or rather, fingers.

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A Helping Hand in Robotic Dexterity

A Helping Hand in Robotic Dexterity

Traditionally, one of the most challenging areas of robotics has been the ability to successfully emulate human behaviour. Now, products like the 'Dextrus' hand from the Open Hand Project may mean low cost, intuitive robotic hands are within reach.

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Drone Photography Offers an Easy Way to Check on Progress of Crops

Drone Photography Offers an Easy Way to Check on Progress of Crops

This growing season, crop researchers at the University of Illinois are experimenting with the use of drones – unmanned aerial vehicles – on the university's South Farms.

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Let’s Build Robots: Gathering the Right Parts

Let’s Build Robots: Gathering the Right Parts

A robot is an electro-mechanical device controlled by an electronic circuit or a software tool. It can replace humans in performing tasks in dangerous and extreme environments.

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Interviews
Application of LEGO-based Robotics in Higher Education

Application of LEGO-based Robotics in Higher Education

Dr. Chris Rogers, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering at Tufts University talks to AZoRobotics about the application of LEGO-based Robotics in Higher Education.

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Automated Robots for the Land Mining Industry: An Interview with Matthew Rendall, CEO at Clearpath Robotics

Automated Robots for the Land Mining Industry: An Interview with Matthew Rendall, CEO at Clearpath Robotics

Matthew Rendall, CEO at Clearpath Robotics talks to AZoRobotics about automated robots for the land mining industry.

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Modbot – Robot Development Software

Modbot – Robot Development Software

Adam Ellison and Daniel Pizzata, Founders of Modbot talk to AZoRobotics about robot development software.

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New Curriculum for Simulation-based Robotic Surgery

New Curriculum for Simulation-based Robotic Surgery

Khurshid Guru, MD Thenkurussi Kesavadas, PhD, talk to AZoRobotics about a new curriculum for simulation-based robotic surgery.

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Elderly Care Robots: An Interview with Antonio Espingarderio, PhD student at the University of Salford

Elderly Care Robots: An Interview with Antonio Espingarderio, PhD student at the University of Salford

Antonio Espingarderio, PhD student at the University of Salford talks to AZoRobotics about the P37 S65 Elderly Care Robots.

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