Bipedalism
Bipedalism is a form of terrestrial locomotion where an organism moves by means of its two rear limbs or legs. An animal or machine that usually moves in a bipedal manner is known as a biped /ˈbaɪpɛd/...
Interview With The Lifelike Hot Robot Named Sophia (Full) | CNBC
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin interviews Sophia, a humanoid robot, about the future of artificial intelligence at a Future Investment Institute panel in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday. » Subscribe to CNBC: htt...
Hot Robot At SXSW Says She Wants To Destroy Humans
Robotics is finally reaching the mainstream and androids - humanlike robots - are everywhere at SXSW  Experts believe humanlike robots are the key to smoothing communication between humans and compute...
Humans become aroused when touching robots in 'sensitive' places, Stanford University study finds
Humans become aroused when touching robots in sensitive places, a new study has found. Far from seeing robots as just computers, humans can become physiologically aroused from touching a human-shap...
Sophia The Robot
Robot. It’s the latest humanoid robot from Hanson Robotics. As you will see here, the “Sophia” robot is being designed to walk among us in the future and fully integrate as part of the consumer experi...
Boston Dynamics Just Unveiled An Incredible New Humanoid Robot
Called Atlas, The Next Generation, the robot has capabilities like walking in snow, picking up objects, opening doors, and even helping itself up off the floor. Boston Dynamics writes that it's design...
First Humanoid Robot In Space Receives NASA Invention of the Year
The NASA Invention of the Year is a first for a humanoid robot and another in a series of firsts for R2 that include: the first robot inside a human space vehicle operating without a cage and the firs...
Human skeletal changes due to bipedalism
The evolution of human bipedalism approximately four million years ago has led to morphological alterations to the human skeleton including changes to the arrangement and size of the bones of the foot...
Humanoid robot
A humanoid robot is a robot with its body shape built to resemble that of the human body. A humanoid design might be for functional purposes, such as interacting with human tools and environments, fo...
Atlas (robot)
Atlas is a bipedal humanoid robot primarily developed by the American robotics company Boston Dynamics, with funding and oversight from the United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DAR...
Vertebral column
The vertebral column, also known as the backbone or spine, is a bony skeletal structure found in vertebrates. It is formed from individual bones called vertebrae (singular: vertebra), which houses the...
Human skull
The human skull is the skull of the human. It is a bony structure, the head in the skeleton, which supports the structures of the face and forms a cavity for the brain.The adult skull is said to cons...
Upper limb
The upper limb or upper extremity is the region in an animal extending from the deltoid region to the hand, including the arm, axilla and shoulder.
In formal usage, the term "arm" only refers to t...
Human leg
The human leg is the entire lower extremity or limb of the human body, including the foot, thigh and even the hip or gluteal region; however, the precise definition in human anatomy refers only to the...
Knee
The knee joint joins the thigh with the leg and consists of two articulations: one between the femur and tibia, and one between the femur and patella. It is the largest joint in the human body. The k...
Hip (anatomy)
In vertebrate anatomy, hip (or "coxa" in medical terminology) refers to either an anatomical region or a joint.The hip region is located lateral and anterior to the gluteal region (i.e., the buttock),...
Foot
The foot (plural feet) is an anatomical structure found in many vertebrates. It is the terminal portion of a limb which bears weight and allows locomotion. In many animals with feet, the foot is a sep...