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Giant Robotic Spiders Invade Japan!

Giant Robotic Spiders Invade Japan!

Straight out of a sci-fi thriller, this incredible mechanized spider (designed by a group of artists and technicians) walks the streets of Yokohama, Japan carrying it’s victims.  The creative group, La Machine is known for creating such...
Autonomus Robotic ATV with GPS

Autonomus Robotic ATV with GPS

An ATV built with a unique pattern of engineering and a combination of both technology and power.  It runs on low pressure wide tires which are one of the toughest in their kind.  This power and technology is a perfect combination for UNC...
Twitter Robot makes Popcorn, starts a Movie

Twitter Robot makes Popcorn, starts a Movie

Imagine this… On your way home from work, you send the Twitter command “Prep movie" to your robot.  Your robot reads the command, waits for a bit, pops some corn and starts a movie.  Build your own twitter powered roboslave and learn how...
Incredible Balancing, Climbing and Jumping Robots

Incredible Balancing, Climbing and Jumping Robots

The first robot is called the iLean. It’s basically two wheels attached to a pole which it plants on the ground and balances upon. It then turns its wheels inward and climbs up the pole while maintaining perfect balance. Next is the iHop which is...
Build a Remote Control Deadbolt

Build a Remote Control Deadbolt

Using some affordable home automation equipment, learn to build a simple remote control deadbolt.  The system is actually incredibly simple using a solenoid and the X10 Keychain Kit (easy to use and under $12 on ebay).  We have tons of DIY...
Build an Epic Mobile Bar

Build an Epic Mobile Bar

If you want to be the downright main attraction at any party, show up with this incredible, full bar on wheels.  Featuring a motorized beer elevator, motorized ice and mixer drawer, six-bottle shot dispensers, and sound activated neon...
Build a Heavy Duty Six Legged Robot

Build a Heavy Duty Six Legged Robot

Learn to build a robust, hexapod robot capable of carrying a human passenger.  The robot can also be made fully autonomous with the addition of a few sensors and a little programming.  The author has a detailed tutorial with plenty of...
Incredible Walking CNC Robot Router

Incredible Walking CNC Robot Router

Learn to build your own six legged robot with an attached CNC router for a head.  The demonstration video is fantastic, showing the robots mobility while it carves an intricate 3d human face.  You can even build your own.  The site...
Incredible Robotics Demonstration Videos

Incredible Robotics Demonstration Videos

Everyone loves watching the future of technology unveiled right in front of us.  Check out this massive database of robotics videos filled with outstanding displays of innovation. Stay tuned for more exceptional robotics projects in the near...
Make your own Telepresence Robot

Make your own Telepresence Robot

Instead of going to work everyday, send a web-controllable robot equipt with a monitor and web cam. You can control it from anywhere in the world, making conferencing, and talking with family back home a breeze. Besides the brief video above...