Robot that can replicate the human gait
Robot that can replicate the human gait

German researchers have succeeded in teaching a uniquely-built robot how to walk like a human.

DNA: BJP ministers' 'uncalled for comments' a speed breaker for PM Modi?

DNA analysis the uncalled for comments made by BJP Ministers and their effect on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's image.
Also watch: Modi government's performance review after 6 months of coming into power.

DNA: Life after 30 years of Bhopal gas tragedy

30th anniversary of Bhopal gas tragedy in which thousands had lost their lives after inhaling toxic gases leaked from Union Carbide plant.

The future awaits the rise of affectionate robots
The future awaits the rise of affectionate robots

 A new study into a robot named "Pepper", who has been hailed as an emotionally responsive humanoid robot, can help scientists build more affectionate robots.

Aamir Khan to star in 'Robot 2'?
Aamir Khan to star in 'Robot 2'?

Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan has supposedly been roped in for 'Robot 2'.

Cameras that sync with one another to track suspects

Electrical engineers from the University of Washington in the Us have developed a way to automatically track people across moving and still cameras by using a technology that trains the networked cameras to learn one another's differences.

Meet the Google robot who can perform 'Karate Kid' kicks

 A robot, owned by Google's Boston Dynamics, can mimic a pose from the movie 'Karate Kid,' it has been reported.

Now, robots with light-weight limbs that performs human tasks more gracefully
Now, robots with light-weight limbs that performs human tasks more gracefully

A new hybrid fluid transmission has developed robot arms that were light enough to move swiftly and gracefully, yet with precise control.

Nestle to introduce robots as sales clerks
Nestle to introduce robots as sales clerks

Nestle will use robots as sales clerks at its outlets selling coffee makers in Japan, an initiative that will later spread worldwide, a Nestle spokesperson confirmed to EFE news agency.

Japan toymaker unveils tiny talking, singing humanoid
Japan toymaker unveils tiny talking, singing humanoid

Japanese toymaker Tomy today unveiled a multi-talented humanoid robot, named "Robi jr.," which can converse using some 1,000 phrases and belt out about 50 songs, as well as move its limbs and head.

Snake robot to aid search-and-rescue

Inspired by the amazing ability of sidewinder snakes to quickly climb sandy slopes, researchers have created a robot that can climb sand hills better, an advance that may aid search-and-rescue operations.

Indian-origin researcher in US unveils robot for port scan

A low-cost football-sized robot has been developed by an Indian-origin researcher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in US to perform underwater ultrasound scan at ports to spot concealed contrabands.

New sensor gives robot unprecedented dexterity
New sensor gives robot unprecedented dexterity

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have equipped a robot with a new tactile sensor that gives it unprecedented dexterity, letting it grasp a USB cable draped freely over a hook and insert it into a port.

Hire this robot to wash dishes!

Tired of housemaids' tantrums? Soon try this robot who can load dishwasher for you.

Untethered soft robot that defies extreme conditions

US scientists have developed the first untethered soft robot - a quadruped that can stand up and walk carrying weight on its back with utmost ease.

Robotic assisted surgery ushering in new era in heart surgery

Robot-Assisted surgery is ushering in a new era in heart surgery by offering patients better outcome and a greater quality of life, a senior surgeon in the Chennai-based Apollo Hospitals today said.

Now, 4-legged robot that can walk, change shape
Now, 4-legged robot that can walk, change shape

A new research has revealed the creation of "untethered", autonomous soft robot, which can change shape and walk on four legs without the constraints of a tether.

Origami-inspired robot that can fold itself and crawl away

Have you ever imagined a robot that change shapes by folding itself up just like Origami, the Japanese art of paper-folding?

Hitchhiking robot thumbs its way across Canada

A talking robot assembled from household odds and ends is hitchhiking thousands of kilometres across Canada this summer as part of a social experiment to see if those of its kind can trust humans.

Robot-assisted surgery controls prostate cancer

Robot-assisted surgery to remove cancerous prostate glands is effective in controlling the disease for as much as 10 years, says a study.