2020's top robots

2020's top robots

A robot bartender serves drinks shaken, or stirred

Date: January 29

Location: Tokyo

(SOUNDBITE) (Japanese) BAR CUSTOMER, NAME NOT GIVEN, SAYING:

"Cheers! Mr. Robot, it's delicious, thank you!"

Android Alter 3 guides a sweet symphony

Date: January 31

Location: Sharjah, UAE

A robot snake is developed for search and rescue

Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Date: February 20

Video-calling robots help the elderly stay connected

Location: Ostend, Belgium

Date: March 16

'Spot' enforces distancing policies in parks

Location: Singapore

Date: May 8

... and helps herd flocks of sheep

Location: New Zealand

'Gundam' comes to life at a theme park

Location: Yokohama, Japan

Courtesy: TWITTER @YOSHI115T

Date: September 29

A millipede-prototype helps advance medical tech

Date: October 10

Courtesy: ETH Zurich

Location: Zurich, Switzerland

(SOUNDBITE) (English) RICHARD GU, ETH ZURICH, PHD STUDENT SAYING:

"This robotic technology can be helpful for us to design the next generation robot that can actually move inside the human body, especially inside the intestine."

A robotic car uses AI to deliver care home medicine

Location: London, England

Courtesy: Academy of Robotics

Date: November 11