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Mara, Wil

Summary: "Learn about the history of robotics and find out what it takes to make it in this exciting career field"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 MAR

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2 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 MAR

Maloney, Brenna

Summary: Take an in-depth look at the history and cultural impact of robots through the years in this educational and interactive guide! Robots are everywhere-building cars, driving cars, performing surgery, helping soldiers and fire fighters, even vacuuming! From high up in space to the bottom of the ocean, robots are an instrumental part of how humans are learning about the world. This encyclopedic...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Insight Kids 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.892 MAL

Ventura, Marne

Summary: This book features 12 of the most influential technology breakthroughs in robotics covering the major players in each breakthrough, its main turning points, and how it changed the way we live.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 12-Story Library, an imprint of Peterson Publishing Company 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 VEN

Sobey, Edwin J. C.

Summary: Have you always been fascinated with robots? Do you want to know how to build one yourself? Learn the basics from a real-life expert and get some hands-on experience. The world of robotics engineering is at your fingertips. -- Publisher description.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dabble Lab/Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2018

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Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: "In 2000, the FDA approved the Da Vinci surgical robotic system. The Da Vinci is a robot controlled by a surgeon used to do delicate and technical surgeries, and it represents a whole segment of robots used to aid doctors, pharmacists, and others in the medical field. Readers are introduced to cutting-edge medical technology with full-color photographs of robots actually used in hospitals and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 SPI

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 Spilsbury 2016

Scott, Mairghread

Summary: Presents the history of robotics, from the world's earliest mechanized robots to modern machines used in the home, in the military, and in space exploration.

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 629.8 SCO

Adams, William D.

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! Dull, dirty jobs are everywhere. And often, robots can be found doing them. Robots have revolutionized how the things we use every day are made. But robots are also beginning to plant and harvest crops, inspect infrastructure and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 ADA

De la Rosa, Jeff

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! A robot must have some awareness of itself and its surroundings to do its job. And it must also be able to manipulate the things around it.

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Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 DE L

Kenney, Sean.

Summary: Master LEGO brick designer Kenney is back with original creations of Robotopolis--robots, transformers, and spaceships. Includes select model instructions, insider tips, and landscape designs for LEGO fans.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.892 KEN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 688.725 KEN

Murphy, Maggie

Summary: "Different types of robots and their components, functions, and purposes are explored in a way that students will find helpful and encouraging when they begin working on their own projects. More than just a beginner's guide, this may be the spark to ignite limitless possibility for kids who love to use their minds and hands" --

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Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 MUR

De la Rosa, Jeff

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! To create robots that can overcome difficult real-world challenges, inventors are breaking the mold of traditional robotics. Gone are the metal arms, rigid structures, and standard shapes and sizes. In their place are squishy parts,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 DE L

Howell, Izzi

Summary: Take a look at how a robotic arm is designed, how engineers are devising examples that can be controlled by the human brain just like a real arm, and how the science of electronics allows the robot to interpret electrical signals and move in response. Find out about sensors, code and programming, explore fascinating robots from drones and space rovers to medical robots, and meet some of the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2018

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De la Rosa, Jeff

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! Not all robots are confined to deep space or distant assembly lines. Some of them interact with people. What are the advantages and challenges of robots working with people? How are they designed to interact with us? How do we respond to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 DE L

Adams, William D.

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! A robot that is fixed in place can only do so much. To be where the action is, a 'bot needs to get moving! But how it gets moving depends on where it needs to go and what it needs to do. One kind of mobile robot (self-driving cars) is...

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Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 ADA

Adams, William D.

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! Active volcanoes, disaster zones, battlefields: Earth is full of dangerous places. And the rest of the universe isn't that comfortable, either! Robots have long explored our solar system. But today, robots are also helping emergency...

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Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 ADA

Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny

Summary: "In Robots at Home, early fluent readers learn about the many kinds of robots built to help people in their daily lives. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn about the fascinating world of robots. An infographic illustrates the unique features of a particular robot, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pogo Books, an imprint of Jump! 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 FRE

De la Rosa, Jeff

Summary: "A volume describing the innovations of Robert Hoyt. Hoyt is developing a robotic technology called SpiderFab that builds spacecraft while in orbit around Earth"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.1 DE L

Crane, Cody

Summary: "Learn all about robots, from how they are designed and built to which exciting new kinds of robots you might see in the future."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629 CRA

De la Rosa, Jeff

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! Not all robots assemble widgets or clean floors. Some of them are a lot of fun! Robots play table tennis, soccer--even music! Why have people made such robots? Learn what this fun-loving tech can do for us.

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Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 DE L

Shores, Erika L.

Summary: "Simple text and full-color photographs describe eight different robots that mimic animals and the work these robots do."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 SHO

Summary: They fix spacecraft, dance, tell jokes, and even clean your carpet! From the tiniest robo-bees to gigantic factory machines, robotics is all around you. This technology isn't just for science-fiction anymore -- it's real and more relevant than ever. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about robotics.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 Swanson 2016

Adams, William D.

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! What makes a robot a robot? What makes it different from a computer or a power tool? And how do robots work?

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 ADA

De la Rosa, Jeff

Summary: Robots are all around you. As robotics technology improves, robots are poised to take on even more important jobs, making your life easier, safer, and cooler! We could all use a hand every now and then. Now more than ever, robots are able to provide it. They already clean our floors and work in factories. But soon, robots will help out in even more ways, from lifting and transferring patients...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 DE L

Swanson, Jennifer

Summary: They fix spacecraft, dance, tell jokes, and even clean your carpet! From the tiniest robo-bees to gigantic factory machines, robotics is all around you. This technology isn't just for science-fiction anymore -- it's real and more relevant than ever. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about robotics.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2016

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