This robot's magnetized wheels allow it to roll up a hull so it can find out what's going on aboard a seized ship.
A plan to develop swarms of micro-robots that can build things all on their own, including other robots, might signal that the end is nigh.
Nanobot developed by researchers at University of Waterloo, Ontario, can "fly" using magnetic levitation.
From CES 2008, Tom Merritt takes a look at the Microbot Herey, an educational robot using Microsoft's Robotics Studio.
Disney Animation's upcoming animated superhero film "Big Hero 6" is equal parts action and comedy in this new trailer for the Marvel adventure.
Harvard University's robotics lab designs an origami-inspired method for stamping out large numbers of pop-up flying microrobots.
Open up those peepers and get a full shot of robot. Scientists are working on tiny machines that can be directed through the eyes to treat conditions like macular degeneration.
Sure, the iPad 2 is the big story of the week (winning!), but a lot more went on too, and not all of it tablet-related.