Swarmrobots

05.12.14
Disney uses adorable little robots to illustrate big ideas
05.12.14

Disney uses adorable little robots to illustrate big ideas

Disney Research has had some neat ideas in the past (capacitive touch feedback for plants, as an e...

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11.20.12
Swarm robots perform classical 'scores' inside Georgia Tech's GritsLab (video)
11.20.12

Swarm robots perform classical 'scores' inside Georgia Tech's GritsLab (video)

The folks at the Georgia Robotics and InTelligent Systems (Grits) Lab at Georgia Tech have been ha...

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07.28.11
Khepera swarm robots learn to build a mobile quadrocopter landing platform (video)
07.28.11

Khepera swarm robots learn to build a mobile quadrocopter landing platform (video)

Last we saw the Khepera swarm robots from the Georgia Robotics and Intelligent Systems lab, th...

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06.16.11
Harvard's Kilobot project does swarm robots on the cheap (video)
06.16.11

Harvard's Kilobot project does swarm robots on the cheap (video)

We've certainly seen plenty of swarm robots before, but few of those are cheap enough to let yo...

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08.27.10
MIT Seaswarm autonomous robots coming soon to an oil spill near you (video)
08.27.10

MIT Seaswarm autonomous robots coming soon to an oil spill near you (video)

Think of it as an autonomous, swarming, photovoltaic legion of seagoing Roombas (or don't, if you'r...

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07.01.10
Swiss lab builds lightweight, tree-perching glider robot, swarms to follow
07.01.10

Swiss lab builds lightweight, tree-perching glider robot, swarms to follow

Last we heard from Mirko Kovac of the Switzerland-based EPFL Laboratory of Intelligent Systems, he...

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11.16.09
Swarm robot project sounds ominous, uses open source
11.16.09

Swarm robot project sounds ominous, uses open source

Why would you want to build a 100-strong swarm of mini robots? Well, aside from having them as your...

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10.17.08
Researchers create wirelessly-powered robot swarm
10.17.08

Researchers create wirelessly-powered robot swarm

Wireless power has come a long way from Nikola Tesla's early ruminations on the matter, and it look...

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08.08.08
Swarm robots invade UK conference, lets hope they're all accounted for
08.08.08

Swarm robots invade UK conference, lets hope they're all accounted for

It looks like the Artificial Life XI conference hosted by the University of Southampton was home to...

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