Caltech researchers create bionic jellyfish to explore deep sea

Robotic jellyfish explore the oceans on our behalf, reporting back what they find.

Meet ZenRobotics 4.0, an AI-powered waste-sorting robot

The robot is able to recognize over 500 waste categories.

Surgical robot completes its first surgery demo in space

The robot performed several operations on simulated tissue at the International Space Station.

Robot inspired by insect brains can avoid obstacles with ease

Darting around with a tiny brain.

Artificial muscles for robot motion

Lighter, safer, more robust.

New robotic sensor uses AI to read Braille at 2x the speed of humans

The robot was able to read the braille at 315 words per minute.

Anthrobots: Tiny biological robots from human cells

The multicellular bots move around and help heal “wounds” created in cultured neurons.

Scientists successfully printed a robotic hand with bones, ligaments, and tendons

Scientists have greatly expanded the possibilities of soft robotics.

Smart and advanced materials for future generations of soft medical microrobots

Plant-based materials give life to tiny soft robots that can potentially conduct medical procedures.

AI models to solve multistep robot manipulation problems

New technique helps robots pack objects into a tight space

Tactile dual-arm robot achieves bimanual tasks using AI

An innovative bimanual robot displays tactile sensitivity close to human-level dexterity using AI.

New 3D-printed soft robotic gripper functions without electronics

The device is printed all in one go and can pick and release objects

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