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How new robot hands were developed

A London-based company has launched a prototype "robo-chef" for the home.

Moley Robotics demonstrated its concept at this year's Hannover Messe - the big trade fair for industrial technology held annually in Germany.

The cooking machine learns by capturing the movements of a human in the action of preparing a meal.

These movements are then turned into commands that drive a sophisticated pair of robot hands, which were developed by Shadow Robotics.

Shadow's Managing Director Rich Walker told Jonathan Amos how his company developed the hands.

  • 14 Apr 2015
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