Sarcos Robotics Selected as Finalist for Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards

Guardian XO Full-Body, Battery-Powered Wearable Robot Selected in Major Categories Solving Health and Climate Crises Sarcos Robotics (“Sarcos”), a leader in the development of robots that...

DARPA Subterranean Challenge Announces Systems Competition Teams for Final Event

Eight teams vying to best one another in world’s most challenging robot competition Eight teams have qualified for the DARPA Subterranean (SubT) Challenge Systems Competition Final Event. On...

Autonomous Exploration and Radiation Mapping with Mobile Robots – CASSANDRA MARCHANT

As part of its participation in the RAIN hub, the Dynamic Robotics Systems Group (DRS) of the Oxford Robotics Institute (ORI) has developed a general purpose autonomous exploration planner dubbed: the Terrain Explorer....

Astrobotic Selects SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket for Griffin-VIPER Moon Mission

The Griffin lunar lander will carry NASA’s rover to search for water ice in 2023. The Griffin Lunar Analog Model is shown here (left) with the...

UK Festival of Robotics 2021: KS1 & 2 Robot Drawing and Story Competitions Now...

Popular “Once Upon A Robot” writing competition and “Draw A Robot” design challenges return; entries invited from all Key Stage 1 & 2 children, with chance to win...

Taurob and Equinor to introduce autonomous robots on Norway’s offshore platforms

Equinor is introducing autonomous ATEX-certified robots on their oil and gas installations. Partner in the project is inspection robotics specialist Taurob of Austria. Its robot will be used to...

Gesture control of laboratory instrumentation

Stephen Guy, chief technical officer at the Plextek and Design Momentum Life Science Partnership, explores how to communicate with collaborative robots in a lab environment The...

European Project releases surveys aimed at the Robotics community

European Project releases surveys aimed at the Robotics community   Robotics4EU, a three-year project funded under the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 programme, is releasing two surveys to support the...

AI can do good in the world: Opinion piece by Judith Elgie

‘Artificial intelligence (AI) can be a force for good in the world’ says Judith Elgie, Head of Data Science at Altelium ahead of International Women’s Day. ‘High profile cases of AI going wrong, or...

Kravt Robotics Partners with Allset to Create a Robotic Food Delivery Service in California

The IT development company Kravt Robotics has entered into a strategic partnership with Allset Technologies, a startup providing a food pre-ordering service. The LA-based companies have teamed up to...