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Robot's handshake helps stroke survivors

Researchers in Italy develop robotic arm whose movements show promise in helping stroke survivors re-learn how to use their hands, arms, and even shoulders.

By March 15, 2010

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See DIY mind-controlled spy robot in action

Bored? You too can build one of these with stuff you can buy on Amazon and some know-how.

By April 26, 2010

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Can robots stop Gulf of Mexico oil spill?

Officials have dispatched robotic submarines to try to stop oil leaking from a sunken rig on the Gulf of Mexico 130 miles southeast of New Orleans.

By April 26, 2010

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Are you quicker than world's fastest robot?

At National Robotics Week, the world's fastest robot went up against a human-controlled Wii remote. No points if you guess who won.

By April 23, 2010

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Robovie R3 robot wants to hold your hand

New humanoid robot is designed to help the elderly and disabled with everyday tasks. Cheaper than earlier versions, it still costs as much as a sports car.

By April 21, 2010

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Horrifying robot mouth teaches hearing-impaired how to enunciate

We've seen some truly disturbing things in our time -- none of them, however, prepared us for the horror that is this creepy talking robot mouth thingy

By April 20, 2010

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Chinese robot chef can't walk, but it can wok

Students at China's Yangzhou and Shanghai Jiaotong universities are developing a cooking robot that can whip up 300 kinds of Chinese dishes. Chefs are not pleased.

By April 14, 2010

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Ferrari-red robots greet visitors to Santander Bank

Spanish bank introduces knee-high, autonomous guide robots to escort visitors at its Madrid HQ. Designers call it one of the first commercial applications of swarm robotics.

By April 9, 2010

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Robot plant powered by polluted water

Mexican artist Gilberto Esparza's "Nomadic Plants" are roving robots powered by industrial waste.

By April 9, 2010

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Segway robots train snipers Down Under

The Australian Department of Defence enlisted the help of Marathon Robotics to set up a course populated by Segways with plastic, 3D, human-size dummies onboard.

By April 8, 2010