Robots

Find out everything there is to know about robots and stay updated on the latest robots and inventions with the comprehensive articles and interactive features. Learn more about man's innovative creations as people and scientists continue to invent and interact with robots.
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Build-a-Bot Kit Makes Robots Open Source
Soft Robot Toolkit
September 30th, 2014
A new toolkit could help veteran and beginner roboticists design, create and assemble a variety of soft-bodied bots.
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Well-Armed Design: 8 Octopus-Inspired Technologies
Wild Octopus
September 29th, 2014
Octopuses, with their underwater dexterity and camouflage abilities, have inspired much technological innovation. Here are some novel technologies that have been created based on the sea creature.
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Stealth Cheetah Robot Sprints Like a Cat (Video)
The robot cheetah.
September 15th, 2014
MIT's new robotic cheetah isn't as speedy as its wild counterpart, but it is stealthy and surprisingly agile.
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Seeing-Eye Robot Assists Visually Impaired, No Clean-Up Required
Co-robotic cane schematic

August 22nd, 2014
This new generation walking stick combines the benefits of a whitestick with the guidance of a seeing-eye dog without the need for long, expensive trainings or the necessary clean up.
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Watch a Cyborg Moth Twirl on the Dance Floor (Video)
The cyborg moth
August 20th, 2014
With the goal of one day making tiny living drones, a team of engineers created a cyborg moth and watched it spin inside an "insect disco" full of flashing lights.
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