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NASA introduces Valkyrie, a robot that appears female and could be used in Mars exploration

NASA exhibits Valkyrie, an advanced humanoid robot that has a female likeness and may used to explore Mars. The ‘Valkyrie’ robot was designed by NASA scientists to compete in the DARPA Robotics Challenge (DRC). Valkyrie stands 1.9-metres tall and weighs 125 kilograms. In Norse mythology, the Valkyrie were female figures who chose which fighters who died […]

A robot built to protect and serve, could predict and prevent crime

A Californian company has developed a robotic security guard called they’ve called the K5 Autonomous Data Machine. The machine is designed to act as a safety measure and crime-deterrent for neighbourhoods, private businesses and schools. Dubbed ‘Robocop-on-wheels’, and slightly resembling R2-D2 from Star Wars, was created as a result of the Sandy Hook school shooting. […]

Amazon’s big plans to use flying robot drones to make deliveries.

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is known for aiming high in the world of innovation, revealed what might be one of his biggest product delivery ideas, flying robot drones. The service is called Amazon Prime Air and it’s scheduled for rollout sometime during in 2015.  Still requires FAA approval before flights can begin. A video of […]

Japanese launch 4.5-tonne machine gun firing robot. #robot

Kuratas is 4 metres high and capable of firing 100 rounds a second and can be controlled by a smartphone. Kuratas was launched at the Wonder festival in Tokyo; It is 4 metres (13ft) high, weighs 4.5 tonnes and fires 6,000 ball-bearing pellets a minute and costs ¥1m. The massive robot, called Kuratas, is controlled […]