Company nabs a maker of impressive walking and running creatures. It's part of Google's effort to buy its way into a future populated by autonomous mechanical entities.
Robot vacuums and household 'chore' robots might be on Dyson's horizon.
Facebook has announced that it is expanding into research with a laboratory specifically targeted at artificial intelligence.
Stubby moves in any direction and is controlled by a converted PlayStation controller. You can build your own for pretty cheap.
An ambitious robot that builds a never-ending Lego tower could hypothetically reach space if it had enough blocks and time.
If you've never seen 'bots dancing to Psy's breakout hit, you should. Guaranteed it will make you feel better about the impending robot takeover.
A university spinoff's disaster-aid robot claims top honors at a Pentagon-sponsored competition. Oh, and it's now part of Google's robot fleet.
Today's show features a very successful potato salad Kickstarter, and a futuristic city with climate control. Which one would you back?
Researchers at Switzerland's Laboratory of Intelligent Systems are working on a robot that can collide with windows and other obstacles, fall, then get up and fly again.
We can't all be super-villains, but some MIT researchers are getting closer with a set of robot arms that sit on your shoulders. First the lab, then the world!