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May 30, 2016
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Russia to test humanoid robot at space station in 2020
Moscow (Sputnik) May 26, 2016
According to a deputy chief of the space agency Roscosmos, Russian scientists plan to test their first humanoid robot capable of performing outer space missions at the International Space Station (ISS) in four years. Russian scientists plan to test their first humanoid robot capable of performing outer space missions at the International Space Station (ISS) in four years, a deputy chief of the space agency Roscosmos said Tuesday. "One of our main goals at the ISS is developing technologies a ... read more

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RE2 Robotics contracted to support USAF airfield damage repair program
RE2 Robotics is to provide manipulation and ground robotics expertise for the U.S. Air Force's Rapid Airfield Damage Repair program. ... more
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DRS Technologies, Roboteam partner for Army program
DRS Technologies Inc and Roboteam Ltd have partnered to develop a joint solution for the U.S. Army's Common Robotic System – Individual program. ... more
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Carnegie Mellon transparency reports make AI decision-making accountable
Machine-learning algorithms increasingly make decisions about credit, medical diagnoses, personalized recommendations, advertising and job opportunities, among other things, but exactly how usually ... more
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Smart home gadgets need to live together
Smart home technology that has long been knocking at doors will settle into the mainstream after rival gadgets and services become hassle-free guests that get along with one another, industry insiders say. ... more


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New technique controls autonomous vehicles on a dirt track
A Georgia Institute of Technology research team has devised a novel way to help keep a driverless vehicle under control as it maneuvers at the edge of its handling limits. The approach could help ma ... more

Transition from Operations to Decommissioning by Preparing a Safe, Cost-Effective Shut Down and Waste Management Strategy

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Artificial intelligence replaces physicists
Physicists are putting themselves out of a job, using artificial intelligence to run a complex experiment. The experiment, developed by physicists from The Australian National University (ANU) and U ... more
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Using static electricity, RoboBees can land and stick to surfaces
Call them the RoboBats. In a recent article in Science, Harvard roboticists demonstrate that their flying microrobots, nicknamed the RoboBees, can now perch during flight to save energy - like bats, ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
Upgrade to SM-3 missile engines validated

HawkEye 360 selects DSI to build Pathfinder satellites

Airbus concedes some A400M problems are 'home-made'

Senate committee passes FY2017 defense bill

Uganda angered at claim of halt to N.Korea military ties

Satcoms is changing lives in South African rural schools

DRS Technologies, Roboteam partner for Army program

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Animal training techniques teach robots new tricks
Researchers at Washington State University are using ideas from animal training to help non-expert users teach robots how to do desired tasks. The researchers recently presented their work at the in ... more
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Robots get creative to cut through clutter
Clutter is a special challenge for robots, but new Carnegie Mellon University software is helping robots cope, whether they're beating a path across the Moon or grabbing a milk jug from the back of ... more
UAV NEWS

A year of mystery swirls around latest X-37B mission
The semi-classified X-37B robot spaceplane hasn't received much attention, despite the fact that it is on its fourth flight in space. At least, that's the official story. Launched in May 2015, the l ... more
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Macau shows off robot croupiers as hopes of recovery rise
Robot roulette dealers, animated playing cards and a gaming table that shakes its own dice were on show in the gambling hub of Macau Tuesday as experts forecast a two-year casino revenue downturn could be coming to an end. ... more
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Robot's in-hand eye maps surroundings, determines hand's location
Before a robot arm can reach into a tight space or pick up a delicate object, the robot needs to know precisely where its hand is. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute have ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
Upgrade to SM-3 missile engines validated

HawkEye 360 selects DSI to build Pathfinder satellites

Airbus concedes some A400M problems are 'home-made'

Senate committee passes FY2017 defense bill

Uganda angered at claim of halt to N.Korea military ties

Satcoms is changing lives in South African rural schools

DRS Technologies, Roboteam partner for Army program

MARSDAILY

AAC Microtec to develop miniaturized motion controller for space rovers and robots
The European Space Agency ESA has awarded Uppsala-based AAC Microtec the contract to develop an advanced miniaturized motion controller for future robotic exploration missions to Mars. The contract ... more
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China's Midea makes takeover offer for German robotics firm
Chinese appliance giant Midea on Wednesday launched a takeover offer for German industrial robotics supplier Kuka and is seeking at least a 30 percent stake, according to a statement, the latest major overseas Chinese investment. ... more
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Researchers teach AI system to run complex physics experiment
A pair of physicists in Australia have trained an artificial intelligence system to replicate the experiment that won the 2001 Nobel Prize. ... more
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Hybrid hydrostatic transmission enables robots with human-like grace and precision
A new type of hydrostatic transmission that combines hydraulic and pneumatic lines can safely and precisely drive robot arms, giving them the delicacy necessary to pick up an egg without breaking it ... more
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Soft wearable robot lightens heavy loads
A flexible exosuit, developed by researchers at Harvard University, reduces the energy cost of walking when carrying heavy load, according to a proof-of-principle study published in the open access ... more

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Ingestible robot operates in simulated stomach
In experiments involving a simulation of the human esophagus and stomach, researchers at MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology have demonstrated a tiny origami robo ... more
SPACE TRAVEL

Pentagon's research agency showcases future tech
Johnny Matheny's handshake is friendly, confident and firm - though not in the bone-crushing manner favored by some of the alpha types here in the Pentagon. ... more
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Luxury brands struggle to attract Internet generation

Small offshore oil spills put seabirds at risk

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This 5-fingered robot hand learns to get a grip on its own

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Bee model will help development of aerial robotics

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Rover technology for space now being used on Earth

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Robot built to aid astronauts nearly ready for Mars

INTERNET SPACE

Investigations on microscopic imaging camera continue

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Johns Hopkins scientist programs robot for 'soft tissue' surgery

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Newly developed EOD robot delivered to Army

STATION NEWS

Tim Peake goes roving

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Machines can learn to respond to new situations like human beings would

MARSDAILY

Opportunity completes mini-walkabout

New tools for human-machine collaborative design

Algorithm for robot teams handles moving obstacles

Fish-eyed lens cuts through the dark

Chinese-made, US-bound: automakers eye exports

NASA seeks industry ideas for an advanced Mars satellite

Solar electric propulsion for deep space exploration

Robots could get 'touchy' with self-powered smart skin

Autonomous vehicles face test limits tto prove safety

University of Sussex research brings 'smart hands' closer to reality

Living in a bubble: inflatable modules could be the future of space habitats

Scientists invent robotic 'artist' that spray paints giant murals

Humanoid robotics and computer avatars could help treat social disorders

SpaceX cargo arrives at crowded space station

Scientists program microbots to clean polluted water

Touching a robot can elicit physiological arousal in humans

Private equity firm acquires iRobot defense business

Gestures improve communication - even with robots

Skilled drone pilots needed

Robot Technology Set to Invade Earth

'Alien' Robot Technology Set to Invade Earth


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