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The One Type Of Robot You Should Fear

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.01.2013 | Technology

Ken Goldberg, professor of robotics at UC Berkeley, thinks your fear of robots is unfounded. In the latest episode of "The Future Starts Here," Ti...

WATCH: Umm, You Guys Look A Little Stiff

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.26.2013 | Weird News

Hopefully, if robots do take over the world, they'll be as good at dancing as these guys. Watch Jeppe Long and Nick Nitro of the RobotBoys get mech...

Gymnastics Invaded By Robots

Posted 07.17.2013 | Comedy

Step aside, gymnasts. It is the time of robots now. Check out this little robot's amazing backflip. Damn right it sticks the landing-- it's a robot. ...

WATCH: Amazing Robo-Gymnast Aces Tough Trick

The Huffington Post | Adam Toobin | Posted 07.17.2013 | Science

Robots have shown us some pretty amazing athletic feats, from running faster than Usain Bolt to hurling cinder blocks across a room. These robo-tricks...

Man and Machine

Joseph B. Kadane | Posted 08.27.2013 | World
Joseph B. Kadane

The recent debate about the use of drones in warfare, and the possible use of armed drones against American citizens, reveals an interesting aspect of our attitudes about manned and unmanned machines.

WATCH: Crazy Mind Controlled Copter Navigates Obstacle Course

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 06.06.2013 | Science

Imagine being able to control a flying robot with your mind. Sounds like a flight of fancy, but researchers at the University of Minnesota have fa...

Ready To Meet Your Robot Overlords?

Posted 05.09.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 05/07/2013 03:42 PM EDT on LiveScience Are you prepared to meet your robot overlords? The idea...

WATCH: Robotic Insect Flies Like The Real Thing

natureheader | Posted 05.03.2013 | Science

By Ron Cohen A robot as small as a housefly has managed the delicate task of flying and hovering the way the actual insects do. “This is a major e...

How Google Killed Me

Amy Wilentz | Posted 05.12.2013 | Technology
Amy Wilentz

Finding myself offed by the world's greatest search engine, I began to wonder how they'd ended up sending me to an untimely grave.

Robots To Blame For Jobs Shortage, Researchers Explain

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.15.2013 | Technology

On Sunday night, 60 Minutes reporter Steve Kroft investigated a pressing question for the coming decade (and century): Are robots taking our jobs? ...

Yep, That's A Robotic Jellyfish

AP | JANET McCONNAUGHEY | Posted 12.22.2012 | Technology

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An eel undulating through coastal waters, powered by batteries and checking for mines. A jellyfish is actually a surveillance rob...

Jason Gilbert

How To Throw A Party Staffed Entirely By Robots | Jason Gilbert | Posted 10.05.2012 | Technology

If you're planning a big party in the near future -- a wedding reception, perhaps, or a Bar Mitzvah, or an inauguration gala -- you're probably spendi...

Natasha Burton

What Totally Pissed Off This Couple's Wedding Guests | Natasha Burton | Posted 09.25.2012 | Weddings

Lisa Rau and Robert Cannon’s August 4 nuptials at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, California were more carnival than wedding. Rau, 26, a documentary edit...

Sharks Can't Hide From Floating Robot

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2012 | Small Business

By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) - A floating robot has been deployed to track great white sharks in the Pacific as part of efforts to u...

Movie Review: Robot & Frank

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.16.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

A caper film whose biggest thief is actually the inexorable flow of time, Robot & Frank is a terrific character study that offers the always-captivating Frank Langella the opportunity to stretch out a little bit.

WATCH: Creepy Crawly Robot Is Coming For You

Posted 10.13.2012 | Science

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 08/12/2012 07:54 AM EDT on LiveScience Dubbed the "Meshworm," a new bio-inspired robot stretche...

Lucas Kavner

Should Robots Really Be Just Like Us? | Lucas Kavner | Posted 09.15.2012 | Technology

Along a winding dirt road, just west of the Lincoln Gap in Bristol, Vt., sit two big yellow houses on a sprawling property featuring ten solar panels,...

WATCH: Leggy Robot (Almost) Moves Like Jagger

| Posted 07.06.2012 | Science

By Larry Greenemeier In popular fiction, humanoid robots have no rhythm—look no further than the “robot dance” for evidence of this. Yet rhyt...

Jason Gilbert

WATCH: This Robot Has Been Designed To Comfort You In Your Moments Before Death | Jason Gilbert | Posted 06.07.2012 | Technology

You lie in the hospital bed, your heartbeat weak, your breath faint. Old age has conquered you: You can feel throughout your body that you are going t...

WATCH: New Drone Helicopter Wants To Be Your Personal Trainer

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 06.07.2012 | Technology

In March, we introduced you to Tacocopter, a drone helicopter that could automatically deliver tacos to wherever you were standing. Meet the opposi...

WATCH: Dreams Of Shoulder Robots Come True

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.30.2012 | Technology

You never have to be alone again. At least, that's the thinking behind the Japanese shoulder robot. Created by Yuichi Tsumaki, Fumiaki Ono and Tais...

WATCH: Creepy Robot Watches You Like Something From Your Nightmares

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 05.08.2012 | Technology

G.I.A. (Gestural Interactive Automation) wants to be your robot friend. Created by Daniel Jay Bertner, his GIA robot sculpture is anchored to a wall a...

AMAZING: Paralyzed Man Controls Robot With His Mind

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 06.24.2012 | Technology

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Swiss scientists have demonstrated how a partially paralyzed person can control a robot by thought alone, a step they h...

WATCH: This Robot Is The First Of Its Kind

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.16.2012 | Technology

Good luck swiping the keys from this prison guard. According to a recent report by Reuters' Ben Gruber, the "Robo-guard," which is undergoing its ...

WATCH: Creepy Humanoid Robot Mimics Man's Every Move

| Daniel Cossins | Posted 04.10.2012 | Science

Scientists call it the "cocktail party problem." To understand the person talking to you in a noisy room, you've got to filter out all of th...