Darn robots, coming in and taking our jobs!
Robots are everywhere these days, but how close are they to thinking for themselves? Here are five intelligent robots showing the evolution of AI.
R2-D2 may have some issues conducting Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, but modern computing is showing that machines can be musical too.
Andy Robertson explores the halls of the New York Toy Fair looking for the best new toys coming out this year, with Lego, Nerf and Hatchimals all making big announcements.
The threat of malevolent machines with monstrous artificial intelligence dominating humanity is imaginary, says Luciano Floridi.
We don't have to rely on sci-fi when it comes to creating scary robots - scientist have been building terrifying (although incredibly useful) robotic humans for years.
We love cool gadgets and gizmos here at Science Focus, so we've been keeping an eye out for the best new tech out there - check out the latest news, reviews, previews and pictures this October.
Who says you need two wheels to feel the need for speed? Here are some cool concept motorbikes pushing the boundaries of bike design and technology.
Robots have revolutionised industry, medicine and space travel, but they haven't always had such lofty ideals - here are a few retro robots doing everyday tasks.
Beware the uncanny valley when you are building an artificial intelligence.
It’s a long journey to the centre of the Earth, but getting there isn’t just a hard slog for us humans.
Humans have been mastering the arts and creating music for thousands of years - how can we expect computers to do it in less than a century?
Every week we search for the best photos and images from the worlds of science, technology and nature: this week the Chinese steel industry, a beautiful bird of prey and an unusual photo of Mars.
Robot made from pig intestine uses magnetic fields to move and treat damage caused by electric current.
We love cool gadgets and gizmos here at Science Focus, so we've been keeping an eye out for the best new tech out there - check out the latest news, reviews, previews and pictures.
Some of the coolest tech in the Galaxy can be seen in the Star Wars films, but how soon will science fiction become science fact?
As old age approaches, Geoff Watts confronts an inevitable future in the care of robots. But that doesn’t mean he likes it.
In Terminator 2, the moment the robots became self-aware marked the beginning of the end for humanity - should we be that worried?
Hollywood director J.J. Abrams’ new series Moon Shot follows the race to land robots on the surface of the Moon, but why are we doing it?
We can’t help but feel sympathy for the latest robot from Boston Dynamics as it gets prodded, pushed and teased by its malevolent creators.
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