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Robot Taking On Germs, Bacteria At UPMC Passavant Hospital

It’s often said that the easiest place to get sick is in a hospital. But UPMC Passavant now has new technology that can take on the toughest germs and bacteria.

07/09/2014

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CMU’s Scrabble-Playing Robot A Bit Of A Trash Talker

“Victor” is rarely at a loss for words.

03/20/2014

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Human Sized Robot Developed At CMU, Faces Next Test

A human-sized robot named CHIMP has been created by Carnegie Mellon’s University’s National Robotics Engineering Center in Lawrenceville, and it’s getting ready for a big challenge.

12/10/2013

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CMU Shows Off New Humanoid Robot

A new humanoid robot has arrived on the campus of Carnegie Mellon University.

07/31/2013

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McKeesport HS Robotics Team Heading To National Competition

The McKeesport High School robotics team is gearing up for its biggest competition ever. They were required to make a robot that can toss Frisbees into different goals and they won. It was the team’s very first win at a regional competition since the club formed nine years ago.

04/18/2013

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Meet CMU’s Snake Robot, Your New Surgeon

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to CMU robotics professor Howie Choset about how his snake robots are revolutionizing medicine- and everything else.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/31/2012

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‘Hoops’ The Robot Gets A Tune-Up

A basketball shooting robot known as “Hoops” has been a Carnegie Science Center attraction for 17 years, but he is starting to show his age.

03/13/2012

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