Hypersonic speeds, over five times the speed of sound, mean that it can be dangerous for aircraft to release objects like missiles.
Flynn also attempted to clarify that scientists working to help amputees were not the same as these alleged internal robotic scientists.
The arms-capable robotic dog Russia unveiled on Monday at a conference may look familiar to fans of the dystopian Netflix anthology series.
A new Russian RPG rocket-launching robot has been revealed to be a modified Chinese "companion" robot dog.
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The robot is capable of racing, planning its own route and avoiding obstacles, bending its legs to adjust its balance and change direction.
Hyundai has an all-encompassing vision for the future that includes further vertical integration.
Israeli researchers wanted to understand whether an animal's navigational abilities are universal or restricted to their home environment. So they put a goldfish in a tank on wheels.
"The reason that we left was that we didn't want our history to be ended by Taliban," said a member of the all-female Afghan Dreamers robotics team.
The team, thanks to the combined efforts of multiple groups and individuals, safely left Kabul for Qatar on August 19.
I was inspired to make a robotic hand sanitizer dispenser after I was at the hospital in June 2020 when my sister was born.
Hong-Kong based company Hanson Robotics will roll out four new models in the first half of 2021 after its humanoid robot Sophia went viral in 2016.
It is part of an attraction based on the science fiction franchise "Mobile Suit Gundam"
Robots have always been used to take on dull, dirty, and dangerous jobs, and this pandemic requires these kinds of jobs are done all over the world," researcher Bradley Nelson said.
"If we can find a way to direct these jellyfish and also equip them with sensors...we could create a truly global ocean network," said lead Caltech researcher John Dabiri.
Mindar, a gender-neutral android that presides at the 400-year old Kodaji Temple in Kyoto, cost about $1 million to produce.
The project from Harvard University's Biodesign Lab is the latest advance in wearable robotics and the visual effect is a sort of high-tech lederhosen.
The Amazon founder laughed loudly during the re: MARS tech conference in Las Vegas this week as he played with a cutting-edge telerobot.
"It sure took my kid far...He just graduated, [and] works at NASA," hit back one Twitter user.
Robot Boris's dancing skills raised suspicion among technology aficionados.
Professor Robin Mackenzie, director of Law and Medical Ethics and Kent Law School, believes sex robots will one day be sentient.
"Think about this: An attacker records my wife's voice, 'learns' it using AI, and now he can craft a targeted campaign calling me from my wife's [fake] phone number."
The active exoskeleton will be part of the third-generation soldier armor, slated to be completed in 2025.
By limiting artificial intelligence to human-levels, they hope it won't try to rebel.
Regal jumping spiders can jump six times their own body length.
The muscle is made using carbon fiber reinforced with a form of rubber.