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Carnegie Mellon University

Robot Discovers Objects Autonomously

Caption: Carnegie Mellon University researchers have shown that a two-armed mobile robot, called HERB, can continually discover and refine its understanding of objects by taking advantage of all of the information available, including the object's location, size, shape and even whether it can be lifted.

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