Category Archives: robot

Urbana-Champaign origami worms fused by 3D printing

Scientists at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign have once again turned to nature and designed a “bio-inspired” crawling robot by combining 3D printing technology with origami, electronics and the physics of the natural world. The non-identical twin Robots, Poly and Peri, are powered by a mains circuit and by battery power respectively, but they both […]

UAntwerp 3D printed Project ASLAN crosses sign language barriers with 3D Hubs

Robotics and 3D printing combine in a thesis project from University of Antwerp masters students Guy Fierens, Stijn Huys and Jasper Slaets. The titled Project ASLAN was developed as a solution to the shortage of sign language interpreters for the Flemish language in Flanders. By cooperating with service bureau 3D Hubs and the European Institute […]

UAntwerp 3D printed Project ASLAN crosses sign language barriers with 3D Hubs

Robotics and 3D printing combine in a thesis project from University of Antwerp masters students Guy Fierens, Stijn Huys and Jasper Slaets. The titled Project ASLAN was developed as a solution to the shortage of sign language interpreters for the Flemish language in Flanders. By cooperating with service bureau 3D Hubs and the European Institute […]

3D printed wall-climbing robot emulates gecko by walking upside down and underwater

Researchers at the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) in South Korea have created a 3D printed wall-climbing robot.

The quadruped robot is intended to …

Laser Cut Toys For The Big Boys

Serious Fun With Drones And Robots What is it about building robots that is so much fun? If you ask a kid, you will likely get a meaningful answer… however when it comes to grown men the wide-eyed fascination of youth has developed into a serious pursuit of quirky techno-novelty. In recent years, drones have […]

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Laser Cut Toys For The Big Boys

Serious Fun With Drones And Robots What is it about building robots that is so much fun? If you ask a kid, you will likely get a meaningful answer… however when it comes to grown men the wide-eyed fascination of youth has developed into a serious pursuit of quirky techno-novelty. In recent years, drones have […]

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