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Science Nation: New CoBots Are Help on Wheels

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With support from the National Science Foundation, computer scientist Manuela Veloso and her team at Carnegie Mellon University are developing CoBots, autonomous indoor service robots to interact with people and provide help. CoBots can transport objects, deliver messages, and escort people to places. They are able to plan their paths and smoothly navigate autonomously.

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Runtime: 2 minutes 53 seconds

Science Nation
Episode 1
3 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 2
3 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 3
3 minutes 7 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 4
3 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 5
3 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 6
3 minutes 6 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 7
3 minutes 4 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 8
3 minutes 3 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 9
3 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 10
3 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12