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Origami-inspired self-locking foldable robotic arm

A research team of Seoul National University led by Professor Kyu-Jin Cho has developed an origami-inspired robotic arm that is foldable, self-assembling and also highly-rigid. They developed a novel robotic arm using a concept of variable…

Robotic fish can 'see' and mimic live fish

Researchers tapped advances in real-time tracking software and robotics to design and test the first closed-loop control system featuring a bioinspired robotic replica interacting in three dimensions with live zebrafish. The system allows…

Robotic interiors

Imagine living in a cramped studio apartment in a large city — but being able to summon your bed or closet through a mobile app, call forth your desk using voice command, or have everything retract at the push of a button.MIT Media Lab…

Special Report: Me and my robotic suit

EMERYVILLE, California - I dream of walking every other night. The dreams aren't bitter. They're charged with hope. It was this hope that led me to California to take part in clinical trials for a powered exoskeleton that is designed to…