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05.16.11
Rolling robot learns to fly, plots escape from human captors (video)
05.16.11

Rolling robot learns to fly, plots escape from human captors (video)

Why settle for a robot that can just roll or fly? That's the question some researchers from t...

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12.08.10
AR.Drone gets Urbi open source robot interface drivers, tracks a red rubber ball like nobody's business (video)
12.08.10

AR.Drone gets Urbi open source robot interface drivers, tracks a red rubber ball like nobody's business (video)

Just when we thought that Parrot's iPhone-controlled airship couldn't be any more of a blast, a gen...

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11.01.10
LaserMotive's unnamed quadrocopter hovers for 12 solid hours using lasers alone
11.01.10

LaserMotive's unnamed quadrocopter hovers for 12 solid hours using lasers alone

Protip: $900,000 goes a long way, particularly when you're dumping practically all of it into a sing...

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09.16.10
Quadrocopters can now fly through thrown hoops, the end really is nigh (video)
09.16.10

Quadrocopters can now fly through thrown hoops, the end really is nigh (video)

The future of humanity is assured. Assuredly doomed, that is. That blur you see up above is one of...

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05.28.10
Autonomous quadrocopter flies through windows, straight into our hearts (video)
05.28.10

Autonomous quadrocopter flies through windows, straight into our hearts (video)

We don't know whether we should be terrified or overjoyed. We've just come across a video demo from...

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10.16.09
MIT takes the wrappers off autonomous, robotic helicopter with intelligent navigation
10.16.09

MIT takes the wrappers off autonomous, robotic helicopter with intelligent navigation

Advances in autonomous helicopters have been many over the years, but as far as we can tell, there'...

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02.12.07
Mini heli-bot with insect brain could improve UAV flight
02.12.07

Mini heli-bot with insect brain could improve UAV flight

While lacking a certain amount of grace, flying insects manage to do a whole lot with quite a littl...

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