Humanoid

07.12.13
DARPA's Atlas robot will be taught to save you if the sky falls (video)
07.12.13

DARPA's Atlas robot will be taught to save you if the sky falls (video)

DARPA and Boston Dynamics seem bent on engineering the robot revolution, and it's while wearing a...

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06.11.13
Breakfast Topic: Do you have trouble playing a non-humanoid race?
06.11.13

Breakfast Topic: Do you have trouble playing a non-humanoid race?

When it comes to our avatars, some of us are better than others at handling anthropomorphism. I don...

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06.05.13
Lil' Bad Wolf packs a big punch against Critters
06.05.13

Lil' Bad Wolf packs a big punch against Critters

Real talk time: I've been feeling a bit agitated at the battle pet situation in patch 5.3. Naturall...

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05.07.13
Robotic girl and dog pair up to judge your body odor in Japanese
05.07.13

Robotic girl and dog pair up to judge your body odor in Japanese

"Emergency taking place!" That's quite possibly the last thing you'd want to hear from anyone smel...

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04.05.13
Boston Dynamics' Petman robot successfully wears clothes (video)
04.05.13

Boston Dynamics' Petman robot successfully wears clothes (video)

Boston Dynamics has been releasing video after video of its Petman humanoid robot performing a var...

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03.16.13
Corefire Imp will melt faces and take names
03.16.13

Corefire Imp will melt faces and take names

Corefire Imp may be one of the underdogs out there in the battle pet world. I'm sure some pet bat...

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03.16.13
Insert Coin semifinalist: cSpring bipedal robot platform hands-on (video)
03.16.13

Insert Coin semifinalist: cSpring bipedal robot platform hands-on (video)

Those looking to tinker with humanoid robots aren't exactly lacking for options these days, but Co...

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09.03.12
Max Planck Institute sequences genome of Siberian girl from 80,000 years ago, smashes DNA barriers
09.03.12

Max Planck Institute sequences genome of Siberian girl from 80,000 years ago, smashes DNA barriers

We've known little of the genetic sequences of our precursors, despite having found many examples...

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07.26.12
Baby robot Affetto gets a torso, still gives us the creeps (video)
07.26.12

Baby robot Affetto gets a torso, still gives us the creeps (video)

It's taken a year to get the sinister ticks and motions of Osaka University's Affetto baby head ou...

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