DragonflEye Has Liftoff

From Draper.com: DragonflEye is a drone that uses live dragonflies to fly. It was created by researchers at Draper and Howard Hughes Medical Institute at Janelia Research Campus. The dragonfly […]

Robot hearts: medicine’s new frontier

From The Guardian: From bovine valves to electrical motors and 3-D printed hearts, cardiologists are forging ahead with technologies once dismissed as “crazy ideas” https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/may/23/robot-hearts-medicines-new-frontier

Building artificial connectomes

From O’Reilly: Using animal connectome emulation, unwanted behaviors such as defensive mechanisms, will make it difficult to create robots and applications that are conducive to our desires and needs. For […]

Brain-controlled robots

From MIT CSAIL: A team from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and Boston University is working on this problem, creating a feedback system that lets people correct […]