July 25, 2024

Can Robot Targets Pivot to Virus Warriors?

robot targets

A maker of realistically moving robot targets used in military training exercises is retrofitting some of his robots go on the offensive to kill coronavirus, scouring enclosures with ultraviolet light.

Navy P-8A Aircrew Rescues Stranded Mariners

A Navy P-8A crew rescued three marooned mariners from a deserted island in the Pacific Ocean. The castaways used palm fronds to spell the word “help” in the sand.

S. Korean Robot Wins US DARPA Challenge

DARPA robot winner

Robots from Pensacola, FL and Pittsburgh take silver and bronze at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s robotic challenge.