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In Future, Robot may also Need Rights

In Future, Robot may also Need Rights

May 31, 2016 @ 20:12 | UK |  With the advancement in artificial intelligence and machine learning, researchers are developing self-conscious robots. Since the 1970s psychologists have used mirrors (mirror test) to search for signs of self- consciousness in both humans and animals. Along the way, they came to believe that humans were almost universally […]

Robot Videos of Week: Robotics Talk, Research, Innovation and Exhibition

Robot Videos of Week: Robotics Talk, Research, Innovation and Exhibition

May 29, 2016 @ 14:36 |  Robotics Talks: The Future is Here | Dennis Kambeitz | TEDxRundleAcademy What will happen in the near future when work and jobs are completely transformed by the robotics? Will society experience a significant paradigm shift? What will schools have to do so that the students of today are ready […]

Robot Videos of Week: ICRA Research, Future Weapons, Bio-Inspired Robots

Robot Videos of Week: ICRA Research, Future Weapons, Bio-Inspired Robots

May 21, 2016 @ 14:53 |  Next Future : Most Advanced Weapons of U.S Army – Full Documentary |  The documentry shows that how DARPA programs like Atlas: A humanoid robot, Aerial Reconfigurable Embedded System formerly TX: Cargo carrying UAV, ACTUV: A project to build an unmanned Anti-submarine warfare vessel, Ground X-Vehicle Technology etc will change the weapons of […]

London Science Museum wants to Rebuild the UK’s First Robot – Eric

London Science Museum wants to Rebuild the UK’s First Robot – Eric

May 11, 2016 @ 20:13 |  UK’s first robot, Eric was one of the world’s first robots and has a unique place in history. This Robot was invented at Gomshall, near Dorking, by Captain William H. Richards, a veteran of the First World War, and a noted journalist and A. H. Reffell, a motor engineer.  What caused […]

Scientists are Improving NASA’s Valkyrie Humanoid Robot’s Capabilities for Mars Missions

Scientists are Improving NASA’s Valkyrie Humanoid Robot’s Capabilities for Mars Missions

May 4, 2016 @ 19:06 | NASA’s Johnson Space Center developed a humanoid robot – Valkyrie. The Main design goals of Valkyrie are walking on uneven surface, ladder climbing and the deep space exploration. NASA was looking for help from the University Robotics Groups to perform research and software development that will improve the robot’s […]

OceanOne, Stanford’s Humanoid Robot, Explores an Abandoned Shipwreck

OceanOne, Stanford’s Humanoid Robot, Explores an Abandoned Shipwreck

Apr 28, 2016 @ 14:35 |  Oussama Khatib, Professor of Computer science department, Stanford and his team made a humanoid robot, OceanOne, for exploration in deep oceans. OceanOne outfitted with human vision, haptic force feedback and an artificial brain – in essence, a virtual diver. The flagship of King Louis XIV sank here in 1664, […]

Researchers are Using Stories to Teach Human Values to Robots

Researchers are Using Stories to Teach Human Values to Robots

Feb 17, 2016 @ 17:22 | The rapid pace of artificial intelligence (AI) has raised fears about whether robots could act unethically or soon choose to harm humans. Some are calling for bans on robotics research; others are calling for more research to understand how AI might be constrained. But how can robots learn ethical […]