Daniela Rus

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M-Blocks can hop, spin and flip into place when asked to form a shape

The robot revolution is upon us and it is adorable. M-Blocks are new self-organising cuboid robots designed by computer scientists at MIT. They think (...)

MIT researchers have decided to teach driverless cars to drive like us.

Driverless cars, unsurprisingly, drive in a computational manner: they rely on pre-analysed routes using complex 3D-scanned maps of the area that enab(...)

An origami-inspired robot capable of folding and unfolding itself, made by Samuel Felton, a graduate student at Harvard.  Photograph: Seth Kroll/Wyss Institute via The New York Times

US researchers, inspired by the Japanese paper folding art of origami, have developed a “Transformer” robot that can assemble itself from a flat sheet(...)