Computer scientists and biologists have teamed up to create a new kind of living robot. Grown from the stem cells of the frog Xenopus laevis, these so-called xenobots represent a new fusion of...
  A team of engineers at the University of Zurich have developed technology that allows a drone to dodge obstacles, including basketballs flung at high speeds. Their research was detailed in a...
A team of researchers at Tsinghua University in China have created a liquid metal material that is so light, it can float on water.
Having your blood drawn can be the stuff of nightmares and soon the process may involve robots, too. Engineers at Rutgers University announced today they’ve built a tabletop machine that combines...
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...