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Phoenix will be reborn - this time as a reality TV star. Mars One, a Dutch organisation based around the wacky idea of putting a human colony on the Red Planet and turning it into a TV show , says it will launch a copy of NASA's Phoenix Mars lander in 2018.
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What were the real game-changers in 2013? I reviewed the biggest tech debuts of the year looking for the ones that stood out as remarkable advancements in technology.
John Joseph Adams has posted the table of contents for his upcoming anthology Robot Uprisings , hitting shelves in April 2014: Humans beware.
Most telepresence robots combine a mobile base with a small screen placed roughly at the height of a person - think of a tablet computer atop a mop handle anchored to a rolling platform.
Robots might not be at a Terminator level of sophistication, but the technology is growing rapidly, and NASA has revealed what it calls "another milestone" in humanoid space robotics: legs for the Robonaut 2, more commonly called R2.
Put this in the category of 'so cool it's really creepy.' If I saw this thing crawling around I would seriously freak out.
They've experienced groundbreakings, construction and some moving around, but there are a lot of changes in the classroom as well.
When it comes to races, there are many different kinds where you can choose from, although it must be said that the faster the speed is, the more thrilling it gets.
"The technology has practical applications that we're only beginning to explore," said Thenkurussi "Kesh" Kesavadas, PhD, UB professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering and director of UB's Virtual Reality Laboratory .
The Factory-in-a-Day project aims to integrate robots into small and medium enterprise factories to optimize workplace production Industrial robots have proven useful in reducing production costs in large factories, with major enterprises enlisting their services to execute repetitive tasks.
Walmart released a sneak peek press release of just some of the Green Monday deals on Sunday Dec. 8, 2013 and it's sure to bring a smile to holiday shoppers faces.
Heartland Robotics Chairman and CTO Rodney Brooks asks: What will it take for robots to be added to the tool-chest of the makers of American manufacturing, so that they can increase productivity, provide better jobs for American workers, and compete... With "Robopocalypse" on the horizon, "Robotropolis" is likely to get a lot more publicity.
After you heard President Obama's call for a hike in the minimum wage, you probably wondered the same thing I did: Was Obama sent from the future by Skynet to prepare humanity for its ultimate dominion by robots? But just in case the question didn't occur to you, let me explain.
Las Vegas-based Moon Express just unveiled the design for a small robot spacecraft about the size of a coffee table that it says could move about the moon's surface powered only by solar panels and hydrogen peroxide .
A new tool in the quest to uncover the secrets contained in sunken shipwrecks takes its cues from an animal that inhabits that same territory.
Two new robots have been demoed for hotly anticipated Xbox One game Titanfall, with the Ogre and Stryder getting a trailer each.
Two weeks ago, I wrote about why Seattle won't become the next Detroit even if the Puget Sound region loses the Boeing 777X.