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Robots Complete Underwater Tsunami Mission in Japan

A team of American roboticists is wrapping up a mission to Japan, during which they deployed three underwater robots to check for debris and victims following the March 11 tsunami.

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Who Needs Musicians? 'Vibratron' Robot Makes Orchestra Music

A new robot is paving the way in robotic orchestra music--and replaces musicians in the process

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The Baseball-Robot All-Star Team

PhillieBot isn't the only baseball-playing robot out there, and we're not even sure if it can hit. Here's how we'd pencil in our starting lineup of real-world baseball bots.

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World Tech Update, April 21, 2011

On World Tech Update this week, Apple alleges that Samsung copied the iPad, RIM's BlackBerry Playbook goes on sale, robots go where humans can't at the crippled nuclear power plant in Japan, Google lets U,S. users customize maps, and Kohler debuts a tech-filled toilet.

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Robot Throws First Pitch At Phillies Game

Robots are taking our jobs! A new robot throws the first pitch at a Phillies game; read on for the video!

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iRobot Packbots Enter Fukushima Reactor Building

A pair of remote-controlled robots entered a reactor building at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant on Sunday morning for the first time.

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Robots Enter Fukushima Reactor Building for First Time

A pair of remote controlled robots entered a reactor building at the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant on Sunday morning for the first time.

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Medical Robot Plays 'Operation,' Still Needs Human Help

Robots can do a lot of things on their own. They can't quite play children's games yet, though.

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Smithsonian Adds to Robotics Collection

The museum received a number of robotic technologies for its collection, including what may have been some of the smallest robots in the world.

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Top Hacks of March 2011

March Monthly Roundup--chess joins the robotic ranks, Lego "LikeLight" that lights up when something is liked, homemade NES console, and more.

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