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10.16.15
Stanford researchers make artificial skin that senses touch
10.16.15

Stanford researchers make artificial skin that senses touch

Technology that could help amputees in the future to feel touch once again.

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04.26.13
Artificial sense of touch gets smarter, lets robots really feel
04.26.13

Artificial sense of touch gets smarter, lets robots really feel

The verdict's still out on whether or not androids dream of electric sheep. But their ability to f...

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01.23.12
Canadian researchers aim to build a more life-like robot, one piece at a time
01.23.12

Canadian researchers aim to build a more life-like robot, one piece at a time

It may not be all that human-like in its current state, but a team of researchers at the Universit...

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10.25.11
Stanford builds super-stretchy skin sensor out of carbon nanotubes (video)
10.25.11

Stanford builds super-stretchy skin sensor out of carbon nanotubes (video)

An artificial skin that senses pressure, pinches and touch sounds like a macguffin from The Out...

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09.13.10
UC Berkeley researchers craft ultra-sensitive artificial skin, robots dream of holding eggs
09.13.10

UC Berkeley researchers craft ultra-sensitive artificial skin, robots dream of holding eggs

Researchers and engineers have been toiling on synthetic skins for years now, but most of 'em have r...

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