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Magnetic fields controll miniature robots

Magnetic fields controll miniature robots

Scientistshave developed millimeter-sized robots that can be controlled using magnetic fields to perform highly maneuverable and dexterous manipulations.

Bruisable artificial skin could help robots sense injuries

Bruisable artificial skin could help robots sense injuries

Researchers have developed an artificial skin that senses force through ionic signals and also changes color from yellow to a bruise-like purple, providing a visual cue that damage has occurred.

A robot scientist is ready for drug discovery

A robot scientist is ready for drug discovery

The robot scientist Eve has been assembled and is now operating at Chalmers University of Technology. Eve’s f​irst mission is to identify and test drugs against Covid-19.​

Multiple sclerosis: Exoskeleton therapy improves mobility

Multiple sclerosis: Exoskeleton therapy improves mobility

Experts at Kessler Foundation led the first pilot randomized controlled trial of robotic-exoskeleton assisted exercise rehabilitation effects on mobility, cognition, and brain connectivity in people with substantial MS-related disability.

Using drones to elicit emotional responses

Using drones to elicit emotional responses

Researchers have conducted the first studies examining how people respond to various emotional facial expressions depicted on a drone.

Quarantine: Robot enables communication between people

Quarantine: Robot enables communication between people

Researchers have designed a telepresence robot that enables people suffering from COVID-19 to talk to their loved ones.

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The “RoboWig” untangle your hair

Nurses typically spend 18 to 40 percent of their time performing direct patient care tasks, oftentimes for many patients and with little time to spare. Personal care robots that brush your hair could provide substantial help and relief.

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