- Japan sees future business in Fukushima cleanup Updated: Mar-08-14 2:32 am
- Thousand teens headed to NH robotics competition Updated: Mar-07-14 4:34 am
- W.Va. robotics team advances to world competition Updated: Mar-01-14 8:50 am
- Iranian teacher builds robot to teach prayer Updated: Feb-25-14 1:42 pm
- Working to bring students and robots together Updated: Feb-21-14 12:52 pm
- RoboCop prototype helps disabled police, military Updated: Feb-12-14 5:31 pm
- Robot doctor on duty at Ohio hospital ER Updated: Feb-09-14 11:04 am
- Sacaton students get robots ready for contest Updated: Feb-07-14 8:10 am
- Step to artificial hand that feels what you touch Updated: Feb-06-14 11:40 am
TOKYO - There is something surprising in the radioactive wreck that is the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant: opportunity. To clean it up, Japan will have to develop technology and expertise that any nation with a nuclear reactor will one day need.
DURHAM, New Hampshire - A robotics competition involving 1,000 high school students from across New England is continuing at the University of New Hampshire.
HEDGESVILLE, West Virginia - Neither Zack Hahn nor his fellow James Rumsey Technical Institute students were the least bit frustrated as they considered how to continue improving the robot they designed - a labor of love that recently took top honors in the state and qualified them to compete at an international event.
TEHRAN - An Iranian schoolteacher has innovated an amusing way of encouraging young children to say their daily prayers - robotics.
LANSDALE, Pennsylvania - As far as Frank Larkin is concerned, robots and kids are made for each other.
MIAMI - A group of students and researchers at Florida International University in Miami took part in a demonstration on Wednesday to show a prototype of their version of a RoboCop that will allow disabled police and military personnel get back into the workforce, school officials said.
TOLEDO, Ohio - There is a new physician's assistant in the emergency room at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, but this one is not human. A robot named Vincent by the hospital staff, or Vinnie for short, is breaking ground in medical treatment in northwest Ohio.
SACATON, Arizona - There is something about a robot that fascinates kids - even if it is only 10 inches tall.
WASHINGTON - It's not quite the bionics of science fiction, but European researchers have created a robotic hand that gave an amputee a sense of touch he hadn't felt in a decade.