Robotic arm

07.11.12
Insert Coin: Cardboard Robot brings craning, plucking and learning with a dash of whimsey (video)
07.11.12

Insert Coin: Cardboard Robot brings craning, plucking and learning with a dash of whimsey (video)

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit pro...

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06.28.12
Pentagon starts Phoenix trial to harvest defunct satellites, MacGyver new ones from orbit
06.28.12

Pentagon starts Phoenix trial to harvest defunct satellites, MacGyver new ones from orbit

The Phoenix Frankenprogram to harvest the corpses of expired satellites and cobble together new on...

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06.13.12
iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-on)
06.13.12

iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-on)

We're back for another day of exploring the Northeastern University labs. We checked out a handful...

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05.25.12
PSA: Watch the SpaceX Dragon's first attempt at docking right now! (video)
05.25.12

PSA: Watch the SpaceX Dragon's first attempt at docking right now! (video)

SpaceX's Dragon is rapidly approaching its historic meeting with the International Space Station....

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05.24.12
Northeastern University students develop eye controlled robotic arm that's happy to feed you
05.24.12

Northeastern University students develop eye controlled robotic arm that's happy to feed you

As an alternative to receiving brain implants for robotic arm dominance assistance, check out this...

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05.17.12
Mind-operated robot arm helps paralyzed woman have her cup o' joe (video)
05.17.12

Mind-operated robot arm helps paralyzed woman have her cup o' joe (video)

Researchers at the Braingate2 consortium have made a breakthrough that allows people with spinal c...

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02.15.12
Universal robot gripper sinks shots, throws darts, makes us feel inadequate (video)
02.15.12

Universal robot gripper sinks shots, throws darts, makes us feel inadequate (video)

Soon there will be little left for us puny humans. Robots have long since replaced us at most menia...

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02.13.12
Lego-built robotic arm will pour you a drink, collapse under pressure (video)
02.13.12

Lego-built robotic arm will pour you a drink, collapse under pressure (video)

We've seen countless robotics projects made either partly or entirely out of Lego, but this pneum...

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11.02.11
NASA developing tractor beams, no plans for Death Star... yet (video)
11.02.11

NASA developing tractor beams, no plans for Death Star... yet (video)

Fully functional LightSabre aside, a tractor beam has to be high on most geek wish-lists; lucky f...

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