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08.05.17
Harvard's tiny robotic arm can make endoscopic surgery safer
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Harvard's tiny robotic arm can make endoscopic surgery safer

It can be scaled down for incredibly sensitive procedures in the brain or lungs.

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11.13.15
German robot practices hitting humans to ensure future safety
11.13.15

German robot practices hitting humans to ensure future safety

A German scientist has created a machine that hits human volunteers. He wants to study the impact so future generations of robots can have a better understanding of their human co-workers.

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10.23.15
Smart robot arm can follow your lead without coding
10.23.15

Smart robot arm can follow your lead without coding

You can physically guide it or use a motion sensor to program its movements.

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05.21.15
Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer
05.21.15

Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer

A paralyzed man named Erik Sorto has finally been able to drink beer on his own after 13 years, an...

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12.18.14
Double amputee controls two robotic arms with his mind
12.18.14

Double amputee controls two robotic arms with his mind

Here's one other DARPA-funded robotic limb controlled by thoughts alone -- actually make that two,...

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06.04.14
MIT's robotic limbs pave the way for real-life Doc Ock (video)
06.04.14

MIT's robotic limbs pave the way for real-life Doc Ock (video)

Two groups of MIT scientists are working on robotic limbs, which when worn together can make you l...

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12.23.13
NASA's JPL maneuvers a robot arm with Oculus Rift and Kinect 2, points to more immersive space missions
12.23.13

NASA's JPL maneuvers a robot arm with Oculus Rift and Kinect 2, points to more immersive space missions

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory has been on the hunt for a more natural way to maneuver robots in...

By N. Lee,   12.23.13
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09.07.12
Curiosity rover starts light robotic arm workout in preparation for scientific main event
09.07.12

Curiosity rover starts light robotic arm workout in preparation for scientific main event

As NASA promised, Curiosity has stopped at the quarter pole toward its first scientific destinatio...

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