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Dextrous robotic hand gets thumbs up

Another major step in creating the human-replacement robot . . . EDITOR

from Space Daily (Robo Daily)

by Staff Writers
Paris (AFP) Aug 2, 2012

European¬†researchers¬†said Thursday they had developed the world’s first real-sized, five-fingered robotic hand able to grasp and manipulate objects with human-like dexterity.

Getting robots to manoeuvre objects with precision has posed many problems for engineers in their quest to build humanoid machines to serve as domestic aides, emergency rescuers or factory workers. . . . Read Complete Report