ROBOTICS

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Self-healing materials for robotics made from ‘jelly’ and salt

Scientists have developed self-healing, biodegradable, 3D-printed materials. This material can be used in the development of realistic artificial hands. This material can also be...

Scientists develop insect-sized flying robots with flapping wings

University of Bristol scientists have developed a new drive system for flapping wing autonomous robots. They have used a new method of electromechanical zipping....

Scientists developed a concurrent transmission strategy to enhance multi-robot cooperation

Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar researchers have collaborated with TCS Research and Wageningen University and devised a new strategy which can improve coordination among...

Facial expression of medical robots will help humans to trust them

The use of "medical robots" in hospitals around the world are increasing day by day. They help in surgical procedures and increase precision in...

Scientists developed insect-sized aerial vehicle

Toyota Central R&D Lab researchers have developed an insect-scale aerial robot with flapping wings. The researchers have used wireless radiofrequency technology to create this...

New technique speeds up thermal actuations for soft robotics

North Carolina State University researchers have developed a new design for thermal actuators to create rapid movement in soft robotic devices. A corresponding author...

First ‘robotaxis’ carry passenger in Beijing

Beijing has finally approved its first autonomous taxis for commercial use. The Chinese capital brings dozens of the so-called "robotaxis" to the streets. These...

Researchers used bubble casting method to improve flexibility in soft robots

Princeton University researchers have found a new way to make soft robots by using "fancy balloons". These "fancy balloons" are capable of changing shape...