All posts created by Greg White
08/29/2016 / By Greg White

The magic school bus has leaped from the pages of childhood fiction and onto the physical road. The Aerospace giant,

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-29-aerospace-firm-launches-magical-school-bus-that-takes-children-on-a-virtual-reality-trip-to-mars-to-inspire-a-new-generation-of-space-explorers.html

08/11/2016 / By Greg White

One of the trademarks that distinguishes robots from humans is the ability to reproduce. This dividing between man and machine

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-11-introducing-the-robot-baby-project-amsterdam-researchers-have-decide-to-make-robots-that-can-mate-and-reproduce.html

08/11/2016 / By Greg White

Although astronomers are currently looking for extraterrestrial life, it’s not known whether space aliens would be friendly or hostile to

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-11-engineers-are-debating-creating-a-cloaking-device-for-the-whole-planet-to-protect-ourselves-from-alien-invasion.html

08/10/2016 / By Greg White

Foxconn Technology Group, a Taiwanese company which produces iPhones and iPads, is the latest major tech business to lay-off several

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-10-machines-making-machines-will-be-the-workforce-of-the-future-iphone-samsung-assembler-replaces-60k-employees-with-robots.html

08/09/2016 / By Greg White

One of the greatest challenges of space travel is to figure out a way to cross long distances in a

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-09-visiting-mars-in-just-30-minutes-this-technology-is-not-science-fiction-things-have-changed.html

07/26/2016 / By Greg White

Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) will spur sentient robots that ought to be granted human rights, argues Oxford University professor

http://www.robotics.news/2016-07-26-why-the-next-human-rights-issue-will-be-inhuman-oxford-mathematician-believes-artificial-intelligence-should-have-rights.html

07/25/2016 / By Greg White

An assembly of 25 scientists Thursday initiated a proposal to create the first synthetic human genome in the lab. The

http://www.robotics.news/2016-07-25-designer-babies-will-be-a-reality-in-this-decade-scientists-announce-plan-to-construct-human-cells-from-scratch.html

07/22/2016 / By Greg White

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is in the process of making a neural-coding device capable of controlling artificial

http://www.robotics.news/2016-07-22-darpa-spent-62-million-creating-microchips-for-humans.html

07/13/2016 / By Greg White

A roboticist from California has created a contraption that intentionally stabs people with a needle. Contrary to its mechanical brethren,

http://www.robotics.news/2016-07-13-can-these-3-rules-being-tested-on-a-knife-wielding-robot-stop-a-i-androids-from-harming-humans.html

06/20/2016 / By Greg White

Among all the far-out, futuristic claims peddled by Elon Musk at this year’s annual Code Conference in Southern California, his

http://www.robotics.news/2016-06-20-elon-musk-suggests-people-of-the-future-will-need-brain-transplants-to-compete-with-evolved-artificial-intelligence.html