An immersive virtual reality experience designed to trigger memories and emotions in people with dementia is helping patients re-engage with relatives and carers. Matthew Stock reports.
The Centauro robot, modelled on the mythical centaur, has been developed by researchers at the IIT-Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, in the hope that it may one day play a vital role in disaster relief efforts. Matthew Stock reports. Source link
MIT researchers create a robot cheetah that jumps and runs across rough terrain, climbs over debris, and maintains balance when being pushed around, despite having to rely on “blind locomotion.” Roselle Chen reports. Source link
Stitched together from donated tent fabric and sleeping bags, the Sheltersuit is bringing warmth and protection from the elements to those who need it the most. Matthew Stock reports. Source link