humanoid robotics

  • NASA’s humanoid robot to test for ultimate Mars challenge

    NASA’s Robonauts are being put to the test in Mars-like obstacle courses in order to pave the way for future humanoid space exploration and help bridge the expansive gap between Earth and human colonization of the red planet. NASA built four six-foot, 290-pound, Iron man-like pieces of machinery named Valkyrie,...
  • Honda places high-stakes bet on Software, Robotics with new R&D unit

    In early January, Honda unveiled its Cooperative Mobility Ecosystem concept at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, connecting the power of artificial intelligence, robotics and big data to transform the mobility experience of the future and improve customers’ quality of life. RELATED POST:  FARADAY FUTURE IMPRESSED ALL THE RIGHT PEOPLE AT CES2017 It...
  • US robotics firm announces walking, running delivery robot

    Oregon-based firm Agility Robots has launched a bipedal robot it hopes will revolutionise the logistics of delivery. The team behind ‘Cassie’ the robot, led by Agility Robots’ founder and CEO Damion Shelton, originally met at Oregon State University’s College of Engineering. They secured a 16-month, US$1 million ($1.3 million) grant...