Kyosho’s Manoi PF01 is a robot kit with an exquisite outer body, designed by Tomotaka Takahashi of ROBO-GARAGE. It sells for approximately $2000 USD.
Archive for December, 2009
A short video showcasing a Korean pop-art exhibit featuring robots.
KAIST is developing a sympathetic robot that can detect your emotional state from the tone of your voice.
In June of 2007, AIST debuted the latest incarnation in their long line of humanoid robots – the HRP-3 Promet Mk-II (again designed by Mr. Yutaka Izubuchi). The Promet Mk-II has the ability to grasp tools in its three-fingered hands, and used an electric drill during its demonstration. It has 5 cameras inside its head [...]
James Cameron’s first film, Xenogenesis, has hints of Terminator and Aliens in it. He not only co-wrote and directed it, but did all the camera work and special effects himself.