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Take a look at some of the innovative plans for the future

Predictions for the future have not always been entirely accurate. If sci-fi author Philip K. Dick’s classic novel “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” had been prophetic, humanoid robots would live among us by now, almost indistinguishable from people. And if Keanu Reeves’ 1995 movie “Johnny Mnemonic” had come to pass, human couriers would, by […]...Read More

Xenobots: Robots that can reproduce on their own

Scientists have managed to create robots that can reproduce on their own. A team of researchers announced last year that they were going to create synthetic lifeforms that were made up of skin cells and heart muscle cells derived from frog embryos. These creations were called Xenobots, which came from the scientific name for the […]...Read More

Revolutionising take-out deliveries like never before!

MICHIGAN: Robot food delivery is no longer the stuff of science fiction. But you may not see it in your neighborhood anytime soon. Hundreds of little robots —  knee-high and able to hold around four large pizzas —  are now navigating college campuses and even some city sidewalks in the U.S., the U.K., and elsewhere. […]...Read More

Mapping remote areas of the ocean is now being outsourced

For centuries, humans have explored the Earth’s mountains, jungles, and deserts. But despite covering more than 70% of the Earth’s surface, the ocean is still a relative mystery. Underwater robotic vehicles equipped with sensors are helping gather that data quicker and more cheaply than ever before. But many of these vehicles rely on batteries with […]...Read More

Students to solve life problems with innovative robots!

ABU DHABI: Over 800 students from across the UAE’s education ecosystem of Private and Public schools, Charter Schools, and universities are gearing up to battle it out over three days in the UAE National World Robot Olympiad (WRO) 2021. The virtual competition will be held between October 1-3 and will challenge 308 teams on their […]...Read More