DARPA's BigDog is a four-legged robot that's too noisy for covert ops on the battlefield. But a different beast-inspired bot from Italy could have use elsewhere: Its legs allow it to trek through tough terrain in disasters, and springs up if it
We already know that robots are destined to steal all our jobs. But thanks to some foolhardy researchers at Stanford University who've developed an articulated robot that can dive and explore underwater shipwrecks, our android rivals will soon be stealing all our pirate treasure
(Image: Harvard University) Inspired by nature, scientists have developed a new type of flying microrobots called "RoboBees" which can perch during flight like bats, birds or butterflies to save energy and stay in the air for long durations and help develop future drones. "Many
On Wednesday, Philando Castile, a 32-year-old Minnesota man, was shot by police
during a traffic stop. The aftermath of the fatal shooting was captured live on video and posted to Facebook by a woman identified as Castile's girlfriend. Soon after it went viral, the
Sure, it sucks to lose bone and muscle mass in outer space, but on the flip side, astronauts gain inches. After a year of weightless suspension in a tin can, astronaut Scott Kelly is now a full two inches taller than his twin brother
Image: AP Over the weekend, Facebook scrambled to make things right after mistakenly locking out administrators from two of the most widely read Palestinian news outlets.
The company has recently struggled with censorship on its platform. It frequently removes posts that have news value and then
The Congress on Love and Sex with Robots was set to discuss everything human/robot from ethics to teledildonics. Then Malaysian authorities shut it down.
The Congress on Love and Sex with Robots is the brainchild of David Levy (author of Love