September 26, 2017
monsterborg

MonsterBorg: The Monster Revolutionizing Robotics Education

    Freeburn Robotics and their brand PiBorg have recently completed a new Kickstarter campaign for a motor controller and robot base for use with the Raspberry […]
September 26, 2017
origami robot

Harvard’s Folding Origami Robot That May Revolutionize Healthcare

    Inspired by the traditional Japanese art of origami, folding robots have emerged as an exciting new frontier of robotic design. Printing robots and other […]
September 15, 2017
hedgehog robotics controller

Exploring Robotics with the Hedgehog Robotics Controller

Practical Robotics Institute Austria (PRIA) recently launched a Kickstarter for their new product: the Hedgehog, an Educational Robotics Controller. PRIA created the Hedgehog with the intention […]
August 2, 2017
haptic vr

Revolutionary Wearable, Haptic VR Devices

Virtual reality (VR) offers humans the possibility to explore and manipulate artificial and remote environments. In recent years, there has been a growing interest in developing […]
April 12, 2017
bat bot

Bat Bot: The Bat-Inspired Robot Drone

Bat-Inspired Robot Drone That Imitates Bat Flights Animals are often the inspiration behind the creation and mechanisms of robots. A team from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign […]
March 31, 2017
bipedal robots

Today’s Coolest Bipedal Robots Unveiled

Teams of researchers around the world are working on bipedal robots that can move in environments in a similar manner to humans. The benefits of this […]
March 17, 2017
hydrogel robot

Soft, Camouflaging Hydrogel Robot

Today robots aren’t just becoming more like humans, they’re also mirroring sea creatures. Developed by engineers at MIT, these soft camouflaging robots are inspired by leptocephali […]
March 16, 2017
light-responsive led

Innovative Light-Responsive LEDs For Multifunctional Displays

Dual-functioning nanorod LEDs, which can simultaneously emit and detect light, could bring us one step closer to the next-generation of smart device displays. Cell phones and […]
February 3, 2017
prosthetic hand

Soft Prosthetic Hand With Human Touch

A soft robotic, prosthetic hand that has a human-like sense of touch has opened the door to new advancements in the field of prosthetics. Our hands […]
January 26, 2017
gaming technology

Top 4 Gaming Technology Demos

1. Deltu, the Upset “Mirror Interface” Robot   Deltu ECAL/Alexia Léchot from ECAL on Vimeo. Robots with artificial intelligence are not new to the picture. However, […]
January 13, 2017
jumping robot

SALTO the Agile Jumping Robot

A jumping robot created at UC Berkeley can vertically jump higher than most average humans and also jump using walls, bouncing off from one side to […]
January 12, 2017
origami crane drone

ORIZURU, the Origami Crane Drone

    An Origami drone that flies like a real bird just became a reality. Orizuru, developed by LAPIS Semiconductor of ROHM Group, is an ultra-lightweight […]