Watch: Robots Can't Build IKEA Furniture EitherVideo shows Japanese robots fumbling around while trying to assemble an IKEA chair.
Japan Accepts American Challenge To Giant Robot Fight
Researchers Developing Robots That Can ‘Interact With People Naturally’The concept of robots is fascinating to many and now researchers are trying to make them not only cool, but smart too.
Navy Debuts Robot That Can Fight Fires Aboard ShipsThe Navy has developed a prototype of a man-sized robot to do one of the most dangerous jobs aboard a ship: Fighting a fire.
Now in Aisle 3 at Lowe's: RobotsThe robots are coming. Lowe's is testing whether new bots on wheels can improve its customer service, like helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.
Scientists Make Cheap, Fast Self-Assembling RobotsIn what may be the birth of cheap, easy-to-make robots, researchers have created complex machines that transform themselves from little more than a sheet of paper and plastic into walking automatons.
Robot Use In US Surgeries Increases Exponentially, FDA Reviews Spike In Reported MalfunctionsThe biggest thing in operating rooms these days is a million-dollar, multi-armed robot named da Vinci, used in nearly 400,000 surgeries nationwide last year — triple the number just four years earlier.
Scientists Making Fishy Robots for Naval Research An eel undulating through coastal waters, powered by batteries and checking for mines. A jellyfish is actually a surveillance robot, powered by the atoms around it. Fins pick up intelligence while propelling a robot bluegill sunfish.