robotics

Introducing the 3D Printable Robotic BeetleBot by BQ

Have you ever longed to get back to those family evenings you experienced as a child when everyone would gather around as dad showed you how to assemble the necessary…

Researchers Combine Robotics & Artec Spider for Unrivaled 3D Scanning of Complex Shapes

As the new year looms and the holiday season comes to a close, we’ve all had our share of wrapping gifts that were complicated in shape, sometimes with numerous angles…

High School Student Designs and 3D Prints Extremely Detailed 2 Foot Tall Robotic Sculpture

We have seen 3D printing and robotics go hand in hand quite a bit lately. Whether it is the 3D printing of robotic parts, or robots that do the actual…

South African Students Develop Mobile, Self-replicating, 3D Printer Meant for Space Exploration

3D printing in outer space has become quite the fad as of late. This is mostly due to the fact that NASA and Made in Space recently sent a zero-g…

Italian Researchers Develop “Plantoid” Robot With 3D Printed Trunk and Root-Like Sensors

Despite the reality of contemporary robotics, humans seem to persist in imagining a future that is at least semi-populated with mechanized, anthropomorphic “beings.” The Sci-Fi genre certainly reflects our greatest…

Simple, Inexpensive 3D Printed Grasping Device Makes Household Robotics More Plausible

The old adage, “If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself” has for the most part, until very recently, applied to robotics designed to undertake basic…

Man Combines 3D Printing with a Robotic Arm to Increase Efficiency

Technology! You have to love it, whether you are using your GPS to navigate through unfamiliar terrain, or if you are 3D printing a part for your car, that is…

3D Printing, Robotics, and the New Powerful “Supervisor and Software” Economy

There is no doubt that the last decade has been the fastest changing decade in history, from a technological standpoint. Things are changing so quickly, impacting virtually every aspect of…