'Flipperbot' Robot Protects Sea Turtles
Flipperbot is a new robot based on sea turtle movements that may help researchers understand how the animals survive.
New Study Finds Humans Place Emotion, Especially Empathy On Robots
Humans show empathy and other emotions toward robots, study finds.
Robot Assists Children With Autism
NAO, a new robotic system developed by researchers at Vanderbilt University, is being used to teach children with autism how to focus their attention better.
Save Us From Killer Robots
A new campaign in the British House of Commons will help to protect us from "killer robots."
Guide For Someday Dealing With Intelligent Robots
Should we be scared of them? Experts say 'No' -- they probably have more reason to be afraid of us.
Researchers Build Stress-Inducing Robot Rat
The stress-inducing robot rat could help us understand how rats, and humans, cope with stress and depression
Robot Penguins Infiltrate Colonies
Three penguin camps captured by fleet of BBC cameras disguised as emperor penguins in Antarctica, rockhopper penguins on the Falkland Islands and Humboldt penguins in the Atacama Desert of Peru
DARPA Robot Uses Controlled Explosions to Jump
The robot can jump 30 times its height using methane and oxygen explosions.