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Posts tagged robot

February 11, 2013


hand-drawn sketch of a robot on a piece of paper

Alan Turing, Video Games And Robots That Learn

The "Turing test" has been making headlines thanks to a field you might not expect: video games.

August 28, 2010



Undercover Robofish Studies Fish Behavior

This underwater, undercover operation can only be done by one special fish.

August 12, 2010


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“Ranger” The Robot Sets A Distance Record!

A cute, little robot named Ranger has just set a walking record!

August 4, 2010


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EMILY: The Pamela Anderson of Robots

The hottest lifeguard on the beach doesn't even wear a swimsuit. It's EMILY, the robot lifeguard!

April 15, 2007


man examines robot arm


Can spiders teach engineers about building space probes?

April 20, 2004



The Uncanny Valley And Non-Human Expression

How come robots that appear too life-like are disturbing?

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