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When a robot gets stuck on Mars, this guy fixes it…

Scientists and engineers have a new plan for getting NASA InSight's heat probe, also known as the "mole," digging again on Mars. The mole is...

Say goodbye to my little friend

In 2015, MIT scientist Cynthia Breazeal's Jibo, a robot personal assistant designed to make friends and be as lovable to humans as possible, was...

Here’s why you should be really nice to robots

The Twitterverse panicked briefly last week after an insanely scary video of a robot turning on its creators was circulated and trended. Turns out,...

A robot walks into a bar…

What does a future with robot hospitality look like in Las Vegas? This week, USA Today is reporting that "MGM Resorts International this year plans to...

A once-thriving manufacturing town looks to the past to move forward

Automation is disrupting the workplace. Each year, for the past eight years, robot sales in the United States have hit a new record. Right...

John Oliver’s career advice to kids growing up in age of...

Want to be a policeman when you grow up? A firefighter? A drummer? A basketball player? Well, sorry kids, your dream job now may...

Change the world and the work of the future with MIT...

With so much media coverage of the problems afflicting the American workforce in a rapidly-changing economy, amplifying solutions that bring workers into new jobs...

Meet your new acrobat, the ATLAS robot

In this week in robots, we've seen great examples of their success with grocery shopping, playing soccer and *ahem* getting freaky with humans. But there's one...

When work disappears, could an Universal Basic Income save societies?

WorkingNation welcomes journalist Livia Gershon as our featured columnist for August. This is the fourth in a series articles from Gershon, whose previous work...

Art Bilger in the Wall Street Journal: The threat of automation...

WorkingNation founder and CEO Art Bilger had a sharp rebuke to a July 21 Wall Street Journal article "Don't Fear the Robots," by Jerry...

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