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Knitting and weaving artificial muscles could help create soft exoskeletons that people with disabilities could wear under their clothes to help them walk, according to new research.
Amazon recently patented a large and robust flying drone made up of lots of smaller drones, for carrying heavy packages.
A soft, caterpillar-like robot might one day climb trees to monitor the environment, a new study finds.
Here's a roundup of some of the coolest (or scariest, depending on how you feel) abilities machines added to their repertoire in the last year.
You might find yourself wishing for a silent night after you hear the first Christmas song written by artificial intelligence.
Artificial Intelligence could soon be used to help scientists form hypothesis and direct which experiments they perform.
A series of graphic non-fiction books is proving that comics are terrific for telling stories about science.
A new science-fiction writing robot could be a harbinger of the types of tools used to produce new creative works in the future.
It achieved the best time in the approximately 30 years that have passed since the cube was invented.
The company that makes Roomba vacuums, iRobot, is creating a robot to target and kill invasive lionfish.
A team has created a new 4D printing process that makes soft, bendable polymers that respond to heat, which could be used in origami robots or drug-delivery devices.