Who needs thumbs? Not these drones

Who needs thumbs? Not these drones By: Kelsey Atherton    14 hours ago With hooks and winches and special gripping tools, the drones work together to open a door. (Screenshot by Kelsey Atherton from YouTube) It’s an image maybe just as absurd as swallows carrying coconuts, but a reality infinitely more useful. A pair of small drones […]

Army Wants to Use Robots to Help Conduct Precision Strikes on the Enemy

Army Wants to Use Robots to Help Conduct Precision Strikes on the Enemy Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Tygret, left, and Sgt. Austin Murphy, assigned to 744th Ordnance Disposal Company, 52nd Explosive Ordnance Group, navigate the TALON during the EOD Team of the Year competition in September 2017 at Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia. (U.S. Army/Staff Sgt. […]