New Self-Aware Robotic Arm Can Recognize And Repair Itself

The capacity to imagine oneself and recognize oneself is very unique to the human experience. In fact, self-awareness is an aspect of humanity, that makes us human. Nevertheless, robots may soon share this ability with their human counterparts.

Engineers have recently created a robotic arm that can “imagine” itself. This new “reflective robot” uses this self-awareness to adapt to different situations and tasks. Though it may seem like a novelty, self -awareness in robotics will be a crucial component in ushering in the upcoming artificial intelligence and robotic revolution. READ MORE ON: INTERESTING ENGINEERING

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RoboticsYusra Hamid