robots

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Robotics will touch almost every aspect of our lives so we need to prepare for this future and the ethical challenges it will bring, writes Toby Walsh.

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Granting Saudi Arabian citizenship to the robot 'Sophia' raises social and ethical concerns that we are not yet ready to manage, writes Hussain Abbass.

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Pharmacies play a larger role in the community than just dispensing medications, writes Helen Dickinson.

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Autonomous weapons have moved from science fiction to become a clear and present danger. But there is still time to stop them.

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Australia's reigning robot soccer world champions are on their way to Germany to face their arch-nemeses in what is expected to be a tough battle to retain the coveted crown in robotics and artificial intelligence.

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We are still a long way from fully understanding the complexities of how human empathy operates, writes Skye McDonald.

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UNSW's triumphant robot soccer team have returned home from the RoboCup world soccer championship in China, with the winner's trophy in their grasp for the second year in a row.

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A team of Australian roboticists, who smashed their way to victory at the RoboCup world soccer championship in China for a seond year running, return home on Monday and will be holding a media conference at UNSW.

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Australia has smashed its way to victory in the RoboCup world soccer championship for the second year in a row, with UNSW's student team beating the Germans 3-1 in a tense grand final. 

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UNSW’s team of student engineers and soccer playing robots is heading to China to defend their World Championship title at RoboCup 2015.

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