This is "RIBA-II," a robot designed to help with the tough task of lifting patients from their mattress into a wheelchair.
From IT geeks winning millions of dollars to Google mush-brain syndrome, 2011 is shaping up to be one wacky year.
These robots are freaking metal. And plastic, too. Here's a quick look at some cool musical robots!
Volvo hopes to reduce collisions with wild animals with new technology.
Control your dog and tell it where to go; no training necessary!
Any geek knows about the AT-AT Walker, but the military and GE had a working one before Star Wars was even made.
Conveying physical emotions through a phone call or email is difficult, but researchers from Japan’s Osaka University have developed a robot that they think can do just that. Nick Barber caught the emotional android in action at the Computer-Human Interaction Conference.
A new artificial limb allows amputees to gain the use of their fingers with clever metal joints rather than electronics.