Killer Robots: Avalanche vs. Pummel Bug
It's a fight to the death between Avalanche and Pummel Bug. Don't let the cute name fool you. These machines in action are downright vicious.
Artificial Intelligence Lab at MIT
Watch this video about artificial intelligence (AI) on HowStuffWorks. MIT researchers believe that one day scientists will be able to develop a robot as capable as a human being. Learn about an AI research lab in this video from MIT.
Future Car: Robot Drivers
In the future, we will hand the wheel over to the car itself. Learn how this technology works on Discovery Channel's "Future Car."
From the archives of Discovery: This robotic hand imitates some of the most intricate processes of a human hand. Learn more about robotics in this video.
Can a Robot be Your Friend?
Watch this video about friendly robots on HowStuffWorks. MIT researchers have created some of the most emotionally engaging robots in the world. Learn about robotic companions in this NOVA segment from PBS.
Babies and Robots
Scientists work to develop powered wheelchairs for small children with special needs.
Backyard to Battlefield: BEAR Robot Builders
This video from The American Heroes Channel takes a look at the engineers and builders behind the BEAR, a humanoid robot designed to retrieve injured soldiers from combat zones.
Discovery News 2009: Man Controls Robotic Hand
For a month, Pierpaolo Petruzziello's amputated arm was connected to a robotic limb, allowing him to feel sensations and control the arm with his thoughts. Rossella Lorenzi talks to him about the bionic experiment.
Discovery Tech: Robot Cars
Why drive when robots can do it for you? In this "Discovery Tech" video, researchers at Virginia Tech take Jorge Ribas on a ride into the future of your commute.
Recent Videos in Robotics
Killer Robots: Combat Highlights
Check out even more of the best moments from the RoboGames 2011 heavyweight combat event. Beware of projectile bolts and spontaneous bursts of flame.
Killer Robots: Vicious Combot Mashup
Get up close to the action and check out some of the most intense moments from the RoboGames 2011 heavyweight combat event. It's a good thing this glass is bulletproof.
Killer Robots: Fire-Fighting
Watch as this robot competes in the RoboGames fire-fighting event. The goal is to maneuver through the maze, locate the open flame and snuff it out.
Killer Robots: Robot Stretch
Who says you have to have muscles to enjoy a good stretch? Watch as this perfectly balanced bot gets nimble at RoboGames 2011.