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Larry Hardesty Guest Contributor

  • Doing the Dishes

    In order to unload a dishwasher, STAIR determines on the fly how best to grasp unfamiliar objects.

  • Fetching Objects

    Cued by a verbal command, the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Robot (STAIR) retrieves a stapler from an unfamiliar room.

  • Robotic Assistance

    Stanford’s Andrew Ng explains his work to build a general-purpose household robot and demonstrates some of the prototype’s unique abilities.

  • Electric Avenue

    Amid a welter of high-profile announcements, electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids will remain rare sights.

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  • Cells as Circuits

    Techniques borrowed from computer engineering could help identify promising drug targets.

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