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Do we trust robots enough to put them in charge?
The factors that cause people to accept robots, or not, will surprise you.
Video: Simon the Robot Can Tell When It’s Being Ignored, And Try To Get Your Attention
Excuse me? Hello?
Video: Elephant-Trunk-Inspired Robot Arm Grabs With Sensitivity
Germany’s Festo is no stranger to robots that mimic animal biology, but its new elephant trunk-inspired robot arm is more...
Slovenian Robot Punches Humans in the Arm, to Test Pain Thresholds (Supposedly)
A robot in Slovenia is bringing the pain in name of science, repeatedly punching human research subjects in an effort...
Play MIT’s New Video Game to Help Train Smarter Robots
Want to waste some time today in the name of science? MIT’s Personal Robotics Group has launched Mars Escape, a...