Boston Dynamics Teaches Its Robot Dog New TricksThe rather charming bot has become famous in Boston Dynamics' videos of it dancing, going on walks and runs, and even encouraging social distancing.
UW-Madison Uses Robots To Deliver Food To StudentsThe University of Wisconsin-Madison is using rolling robots to deliver food.
Do You Care If You're Smarter Than A Robot?Would you get mad if you were outsmarted by a robot? New research shows that many people would be.
Could Robots Be The Farmers Of The Future?Brandon Alexander would like to introduce you to Angus, the farmer of the future. He's heavyset, weighing in at nearly 1,000 pounds, not to mention a bit slow. But he's strong enough to hoist 800-pound pallets of maturing vegetables and can move them from place to place on his own.
Burger-Flipping Robot Is Back And Now 'Moves Like A Ninja'Flippy, the burger-flipping robot cook, has returned to a California fast food chain.
Are Robot Chefs The Future Of Fast Food?Robots can't yet bake a souffle or fold a burrito, but they can cook up vegetables and grains and spout them into a bowl — and are doing just that at a new fast casual restaurant in Boston.
Amazon Reportedly Working To Develop Household RobotsWould you like to have a robot helping you out at home? It could happen soon.
NASA Plans To Put Robot Bees On MarsThe space agency says it is working on creating a swarm of robot bees that will fly around the surface of Mars.
Robot Expo In Tokyo Sparks Labor QuestionsSome say robots will soon compete with humans for jobs.
U of M Hosts 3rd Annual State Robotics CompetitionState tournament time always brings out the best in high school competition. However, on Saturday robots rather than athletes created the edge-of-your-seat drama. The third annual state robotics competition took place at Williams Arena on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus.
Robots Battle At Mall of AmericaIt's machine vs. machine when the Midwest Robotics League returns to the Mall of America for its 2014 regional competition this weekend. The completion features 15-pound robots battling each other in an arena in three-minute matches.
Bright Minds Battle Their 'Bots At Minnesota State FairThe brightest minds at the State Fair on Friday could be found in the back corner of the Education Building showing off their 100-pound made-from-scratch robots. Precocious ingenuity collided with full-on nerdery at the High School Robotics Competition as the science class savants from Mahtomedi, Becker and Fergus Falls showed off what six weeks of electrical engineering, innovative 3-D printers and zealous ambition can spawn.
High School Students Compete For Best Robot At U Of MAbout 120 High School teams are competing at the University of Minnesota. The star of each team is a robot -- weighing up to 150 pounds.
Robotics And Automation Conference Held In St. Paul Scientists from around the world are in St. Paul this week for the annual Robotics and Automation Conference. The conference is not open to the public, but WCCO-TV got a peek.
Robots Have Hoop Dreams At High School CompetitionThere is another big basketball tournament this weekend, and the players are all robots.