exoskeleton

Engineers test a powered ‘ankle exoskeleton’ to make running easier

Sponsored Links Stanford Ankle exoskeletons could help you run longer and faster and even serve as a new mode of transportation, according to a team of Stanford University engineers. The engineers tested a motorized exoskeleton rig that attaches around the ankle and foot and found that it made running 15 percent easier. They explained that …

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Robots will serve as guides for the 2020 Olympics

Toyota You didn’t think a 2020 summer Olympics set in Japan would go without some robots, did you? Sure enough, they’re on their way. The Tokyo Olympics’ Organizing Committee has launched a Tokyo 2020 Robot Project that will have automatons providing assistance both to spectators and crews behind the scenes. Robots from Toyota (above) will …

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