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Infants a model for robots?


September 4th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 4 (IANS) The way infants spend their initial months trying to figure their way around could serve as a model for training robots, an Indian American researcher says. ... Read more...

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Now, robot nurse to give patients sponge baths!


November 14th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): Scientists have developed a robot that can help patients maintain personal hygiene without the need for a human nurse.Researchers at the Georgia Tech's Healthcare Robotics Lab have developed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian-American working on robots to improve daily life


September 27th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) They're mundane, yet daunting tasks: Tidying a messy room or assembling a bookshelf from a kit of parts. Fetching a hairbrush for someone who can't do it herself. ... Read more...

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In 10 years: Affordable robots to complete daunting home-tasks


September 26th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 26 (ANI): Tidying a messy room is an everyday thing, but daunting chore. But soon, you could buy yourself a robot that would do all such tasks for you.Cornell University ... Read more...

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Soon, urine to be used as power source for robots


August 4th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): Think twice before you use the flush after a pee, for according to researchers at the Bristol Robotics Lab, urine could actually be used as an alternative power ... Read more...

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Creating power from pee may end the world of its energy woes!


July 31st, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 31 (ANI): Portable urinals could one day create power from pee, for researchers at the Bristol Robotics Lab are testing urine as potential energy source.If researchers are successful, urinals ... Read more...

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Now, a robot that eats and poos!


July 21st, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 21 (ANI): Technicians in the UK have built a robot that can eat and also excrete its waste.Ecobot III, which was created by the Bristol Robotics Laboratory in the UK, ... Read more...

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Brit scientists get PS1m grant to see if robot can stir soup!


May 14th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by admin
London, May 14 (ANI): British scientists are trying to find out if a robot can safely be employed to stir soup in a kitchen and for this they have won a ... Read more...

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