Robot sex could power up marriage
Sex robots may soon be a reality. However, little research has been done on the social, philosophical, moral and legal implications of robots specifically designed for sexual gratification.
Apr 17, 2018
UBC’s ‘robot kindergarten’ trains droids of the future
Less than 100 years from now, robots will be friendly, useful participants in our homes and workplaces, predicts UBC mechanical engineering professor and robotics expert Elizabeth Croft.
May 26, 2016
Whac-A-Mole; sci-fi robot edition
Autonomous robots designed by UBC engineering students will go head to head in a “whac-a-mole” competition at the 13th Annual UBC Engineering Physics Robot Competition.
Aug 7, 2013
UBC students race robots in stacking blocks “faster than a pre-schooler”
Event: UBC Buiild-bots competition Date/time: Thursday, August 2nd, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Location: Hennings Bldg., Rm. 200, 6224 Agricultural Road For a map, visit: http://www.maps.ubc.ca/?652 Visuals: Student-designed automated robots […]
Aug 1, 2012
UBC engineering students unveil new robot tech before international competition
Event: The UBC Thunderbots student team will show autonomous soccer-playing robots prior to international competition in Turkey. Date: Wednesday, June 29, 10 a.m. -12 p.m. Location: MacLeod Building, Room 242 […]
Jun 28, 2011