(Phys.org) —Your typical robot story tends to be about robotics teams finding clever ways to make their mechanical devices mimic real animals in shape and movement. A study coming out of South Korea has a twist. Researchers there are working with live animals subjected to remote control. Their study subjects are being described by bloggers as cyborg creatures or remote-control pets…
VEX Robotics announced their 2013 – 2014 challenge, VEX Toss Up at their World Championship. We’re also very happy to share our brand new VEX Toss Up Robot Virtual World!!
Here’s a robot video that I found interesting: Snake robots from the Carnegie Mellon University Biorobotics Lab are demonstrated exploring a pancaked building and demonstrating deployment from a rescue canine. Footage from TEEX Disaster City. http://www.biorobotics.org http://www.teex.org/teex.cfm?pageid=ESTIprog&area=ESTI&templateid=1944 By CMUBiorobotics