Category Archives: Robot News

Perseverance Rover’s Descent and Touchdown on Mars (Official NASA Video)

NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance mission captured thrilling footage of its rover landing in Mars’ Jezero Crater on Feb. 18, 2021. The real footage in this video was captured by several cameras that are part of the rover’s entry, descent, and … Continue reading

Posted in Robot News, Space | Leave a comment

LEGO-based robotic McDonald’s Machines

Also found this one:

Posted in Robot News | Leave a comment

Video Friday: New Entertainment Robot Sings and Does Impressions

These videos were included in the article Video Friday: New Entertainment Robot Sings and Does Impressions on the IEEE Spectrum Website Engineered Arts’ latest Mesmer entertainment robot is Cleo….personally I think she is a little creepy (with her skin on … Continue reading

Posted in IEEE, Robot News | Leave a comment

Robotic swarm swims like a school of fish

For more info read Meet Blueswarm, a Smart School of Robotic Fish from the IEEE Spectrum Website

Posted in IEEE, Robot News | Leave a comment

Watch “Introducing Stretch” on YouTube

Posted in Robot News | Leave a comment

Perseverance Rover’s Descent and Touchdown on Mars (Official NASA Video)

This is so neat! They got video of the Perseverance Rover landing on Mars….. Full News Conference: Also check out all the pictures coming back at: https://mars.nasa.gov/mars2020/multimedia/images/ and https://mars.nasa.gov/mars2020/multimedia/raw-images/ Oh, just heard the rover’s cameras are running off of an … Continue reading

Posted in Robot News, Space | Leave a comment

MATE ROV Competition 2021

The MATE ROV Competition is a global student underwater robotics (remotely operated vehicle or ROV) competition that consists of World Championship and a network of 41 (and growing!) regional contests that take place across North America, Asia, North Africa, the … Continue reading

Posted in Memphis Robotics, Robot News | Leave a comment

Watch “Samsung’s CES 2021 keynote in under 9 minutes” on YouTube

Robotics portion starts about 3:30 in.

Posted in Computing, Robot News | Leave a comment

Darpa’s Subterranean Challenge

More Info at: https://www.subtchallenge.com/

Posted in Robot News | Leave a comment

Roombots: Self-reconfigurable modular robots for adaptive and assistive furniture

article with more info can be found at IEEE Spectrum

Posted in Robot News, Robot Parts, Robot Projects | Leave a comment