Friday, August 10, 2012

Wire worm - The new MIT robot!

A group of researchers from Harvard, MIT and Seoul National University are working on creating a robot that moves like a worm. The project aims to create an autonomous robot using soft and flexible materials. DARPA, the research arm and technological development of U.S. State Department, is responsible behind the financing. The idea is that this worm is able to move through rough terrain and achieve access into difficult areas such as cracks or crevices.

Monday, August 6, 2012

Curiosity Safely on Mars!

It was 5:31 GMT when he came the first sign of Curiosity robot from Mars. After the now famous seven minutes of terror on the descent to the Red Planet, NASA managed to put a robot again in the mysterious planet. A historic mission that already has the first pictures and try to find out if there ever was life as we know it on Earth.