Blooming microflowers open new electronic frontiers

Artificial microflowers have been developed that self-assemble in water and mimic the natural blooming process, an important step for advances in frontier-edge electronics. Blooming microflowers open new electronic frontiers

Honda Prize 2015 awarded for Contributions in the Development of Surgical Medical Robots and Systems and Technological Evolution in the Field

The Honda Foundation, a public-interest incorporated foundation created by Honda Motor’s founder Soichiro Honda and his younger brother The post Honda Prize 2015 awarded for Contributions in the Development of Surgical Medical Robots and Systems and Technological Evolution in the Field has been published on Technology Org. Honda Prize 2015 awarded for Contributions in the … [Read more…]

A light touch: Embedded optical sensors could make robotic hands more dexterous

Optical sensors may be uniquely suited for use in robotic hands, according to researchers who have developed a three-fingered soft robotic hand with multiple embedded fiber optic sensors. They also have created a new type of stretchable optical sensor. A light touch: Embedded optical sensors could make robotic hands more dexterous

Man walks again after years of paralysis

The ability to walk has been restored following a spinal cord injury, using one’s own brain power, according to research. The preliminary proof-of-concept study shows that it is possible to use direct brain control to get a person’s legs to walk again. Man walks again after years of paralysis

Le rêve américain d'un jeune Français de 14 ans

 Elliott n’a que 14 ans et a lui-même inventé et fabriqué un robot. Fabriqué en 3 mois, ce robot permet de gérer son potager à distance avec un smartphone. Cette invention lui a valu un prix décerné par Google. C’est la première fois qu’un Français obtient cette récompense. Le rêve américain d'un jeune Français de … [Read more…]

Maximo Robot Arm – for kids and even big kids

Wish to discover robotics? The Maximo Robot Arm is one of the greatest ways to accomplish that. Accessible, The post Maximo Robot Arm – for kids and even big kids has been published on Technology Org. Maximo Robot Arm – for kids and even big kids