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The evolution of humanoid robots (pictures)

With advances in sensors and control systems, humanoid robots, like DARPA's Atlas, are soon to be working side by side with us in everything from industry to entertainment.

18 Images July 14, 2013

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Swiss aim to birth advanced humanoid in 9 months

Roboy is a tendon-driven robot designed to emulate humans, right down to the gestation period.

By December 19, 2012

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$24,000 Transform Robot goes from car to humanoid

Kenji Ishida wants to build a full-scale Autobot. It all starts with this RC toy.

By December 6, 2012

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Here come the humanoids. There go U.S. jobs

Baxter is a factory worker robot that's about to take to the floors. It's just the beginning of the robot revolution.

By November 12, 2012

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Kate the humanoid robot: Kids, let's talk

Florida roboticist builds Kate (Kids Avatar Teacher and Entertainer) to keep children of military personnel company while their parents are away. She can play, chat, and even smell smoke.

By July 26, 2012

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DARPA seeks humanoid robots in Grand Challenge

DARPA trials would apparently involve getting a robot to drive a utility vehicle, enter a locked room, and repair a pump. Eliminating members of the ragtag human Resistance comes later.

By April 6, 2012

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Firefighting humanoid robot gets drafted into the Navy

Fires, robots, and massive ocean vessels come together at last. The humanoid Saffir robot will soon be handling dangerous firefighting duties on U.S. Navy ships.

By March 20, 2012

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March of the humanoid robots (photos)

As robotics researchers meet to gauge the industry's progress, a look back at some of the more eye-catching humanoid robots to strut their stuff recently.

8 Images March 6, 2012

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Humanoid workers wow crowds at iRex (photos)

Humanoid factory workers and heavy-duty industrial robots mix it up at the 2011 iRex robot trade show in Tokyo.

8 Images November 10, 2011

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Humanoid plant workers wow crowds at iRex

At the 2011 International Robot Exhibition in Tokyo, power-lifting bots mix it up with the latest humanoids.

By November 9, 2011