A huge team of engineers from the University of Tehran just unveiled a surprisingly sophisticated humanoid robot. Dubbed Surena IV, the robot is the latest iteration in the University of Tehran’s...
The Western Australian government has announced the opening of a brand new national space robotics headquarters as part of a partnership with NASA, in Perth, Australia. Technology developed there...
Once again, scientists are calling for a moratorium on sex robots that were built to replace human relationships. Unless authorities impose strong regulations on the budding industry, experts told...
“Mythbusters” legend and YouTube tinkerer Adam Savage has built a one-person rickshaw carriage so that his Boston Dynamics Spot robot can lug him around without lifting a muscle. Let’s hope this...
For the uninitiated, “supermicrosurgery” is any surgery performed on vessels sized 0.2 to 0.8 millimeters in diameter. And if this sounds like a rare feat of daring, it is: Only a handful of...
The Mars Society, a space advocacy group dedicated to the exploration and settlement of Mars, is holding an international contest for the best design of a Martian city state that can accommodate...
Oil rigs can be incredibly dangerous, making the structures an ideal target for automation. To that end, oil producer Aker BP and AI software company Cognite have announced plans to test several...
Japan is building a massive humanoid robot modeled after those in the “Gundam” sci-fi franchise. The robot will be a replica of RX-78-2 Gundam, the samurai-inspired mecha introduced in the original...
Hands Off A Swiss researcher has created a prototype robot hand that moves objects without ever touching them. The system exploits a phenomenon that’s been around for 80 years — and it has the...
A team of researchers have built what they claim to be the first living robots called “xenobots” that can move, pick up objcets, and even heal themselves after being cut, The Guardian reports. To...