A surgical robot can perform corrective epilepsy brain surgery in a much safer and less invasive way.
Using eight flexible legs and a soft web, a robotic octopus can scull through the water like its cephalopod inspiration.
Work to improve robot vision is ongoing -- but robots don't necessarily need to rely solely on their eyes.
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.
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!
Lamps that follow you around. Tables that bring you your dinner. They might one day be coming to a room near you.
Watch this new mechanized arm learn how to field objects thrown its way through a process of trial and error.
Researchers have created a "soft" robofish powered by carbon dioxide that can swim around on its own and execute a critical escape maneuver just as fast as a real fish.
By electrically stimulating the severed part of the spinal cord, scientists are able to precisely control in real-time the limbs of a paralysed rat -- and human trials are on the way.
Your next great scientific discovery is a 3D printer and less than $1 worth of materials away when you print your own smartphone microscope.