Posts Tagged ‘robotics’

Robogames: When Robots Attack

Sunday, January 8th, 2012

The 6th Annual ComBots Cup Robot Combat championship games. Found at YouTube from evertonhellbot.

How Exoskeletons Work

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Four years after being paralyzed in a car accident, UC Berkeley graduate Austin Whitney was able to walk again thanks to a new robotic exoskeleton. Jorge Ribas finds out how it works. Found at Discovery News.

Search & Rescue Snake

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

Georgia Tech researchers have studied the Sandfish Lizard in order to create a search and rescue robot that is more capable of navigating the aftermath of natural disasters. Found at YouTube from GeorgiaTech.

PackBot Goes Inside Fukushima Reactor

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

iRobot PackBots venture inside the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan to record footage of the interior. Found at YouTube from spectrummag.

Melodic, Robotic Light Mandala

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Ivan Puig has created an otherworldly musical experience with the sculpture Mandala II, made with bottles filled with water played by robotic arms. Found at Vimeo from Ivan Puig.

eLEGS Bionic Legs Demonstration

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Berkley Bionics’ eLEGS are an exoskeleton for wheel­chair users who are committed to living life to its fullest. Found at YouTube from berkeleybionics.