Give a robot a fish, you will feed it for a day. Teach a robot to fish, you will feed it for a lifetime. At…View More And now for the all robot performance of “To Catch a Fish”
This is a sea glider. And an unusually filthy one at that… Seagliders spend their time flying up and down between the sea surface and…View More Was there an epic war or an epic romance between this robot and a squid?
Via Aili C-F, who asks “What happens when the dolphins discover this technology and then the dolphin robots attack???” Well, it might look something like…View More Fish-driven robot!
The internets is consumed recently with the Obama administration’s choice to cut funding for NASA manned space exploration. Manned missions to the moon or development…View More Manned or Unmanned?
how about this little gem from (video) the US Office of Naval Research. ONR recently conducted tests with a developmental ship hull grooming robot, called…View More And speaking of autonomous underwater robots…
From BBC News… If successful, Nereus will be the first autonomous vehicle to visit the 11,000m (36,089ft) Challenger Deep in the Pacific Ocean. Only two…View More Transformers Into the Deep
‘Nature demonstrates how maximum performance can be achieved with minimum energy consumption,’ a Festo spokesman said. DON’T DO IT!!!! We’ve all seen Terminator! We know…View More Bionic Penguins Will Wipe Out The Penguin Race
Biomimetics is the field of study where animals provide the inspiration for engineering designs that can be exploited by us, quite literally “life mimicking”. It…View More TGIF: Robo Octopus Biomimetics
Sea turtles do it. Ocean liners do it. Charles Lindbergh did it. Even a Zeppelin can do it. Can an autonomous robot do it, across…View More Robot glider to make Trans-Atlantic journey