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Lifeguard Drone Rescues Two People

A lifeguard drone in Australia has managed to rescue two swimmers of the coast of New South Wales caught in 9 ft swells. Little Ripper Lifesaver makes You Little Beauty life saving pods and attaches them to a drone.  They … Continue reading

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Millirobot

Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems have invented a tiny soft robot that is magnetically controlled. This amazing robot can walk, crawl, roll and even swim.  Being able to curl up and roll also allows it to … Continue reading

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Panasonic Robot Picks Tomatoes

Panasonic has introduced a robot that can pick ripe tomatoes at The International Robot Exhibition 2017 in Tokyo. The robot is able to pick 10 tomatoes per minute by using a camera, sensors and AI. In the last few years we … Continue reading

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Humanoid Does Push Ups and Sit ups

The robot called Kengoro can do push ups. Created by researchers from the University of Tokyo, Kengoro is a little different from most robots. Instead of using gearboxes, Gengoro uses actuators that pull on wires to mimic muscles. To combat the … Continue reading

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MantaDroid

MantaDroid is an underwater Manta ray shaped robot. Developed by researchers Chew Chee Meng and Yeo Khoon Seng from the National University of Singapore (NUS) Department of Mechanical Engineering, the robot is driven by flexible pectoral fins. The robot can swim for at 0.7m … Continue reading

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