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The Cleaners Part 34: Showdown

No sooner had I stated my intention than Flora put her hand to her ear again. I wasted no time, going around the table the way where there were not three frozen Helpers just waiting to collapse and start grabbing for me. 1,384 more words


Married by a robot.

A robot as a wedding clerk is the latest example of robots featuring in our lives in an extraordinary way.

China – in the land of smiles, a young couple have been married by a humanoid robot. 180 more words

DC Servo Motor, Robotics, Automation

EPOS4 modules 50/15 and 50/8.

New product from maxon motor: concentrated motion, control power.

With the EPOS4, maxon motor is launching the next generation of the successful EPOS product range. The proven concept of the CANopen position controllers will now feature new functionality and improved control performance. 76 more words

DC Servo Motor, Robotics, Automation

DC motors in water.

maxon DC motors completely immersed in oil and submerged in water. An interesting look at complete device assemblies.

Synonymous with quality maxon DC motors are often selected for complex systems. 193 more words

DC Servo Motor, Robotics, Automation

Richard Dawkins

A certainly controversial figure coming from evolutionary biology. He is known for his anti-religious public appearances and publications.

What he is less known for inventing the word… 192 more words


Medical robots – the future of surgery?

For some people the idea of being operated on by a robot might sound horrifying, particularly if there isn’t even a doctor in the room to check that everything is running smoothly. 104 more words

Medical Technology

The Cleaners Part 33: The Other Grandma

Abruptly, I realized I had not spent this much time looking directly at Kaitlin even as her hostage. Somehow it hadn’t even occurred to me at the time that I might be her hostage. 1,859 more words