Updates 2015

Updates to the cyberneticzoo.com website. See also the Cybernetic Zoo facebook page for more commentary on updates.

28 Dec 2015 Added 1960 by "Beauregard" the Robot by Tom Graham.

25 Dec 2015 Added 1959 by "DUHAB" by Lawrence Lipton and Bill Riola.

21 Dec 2015 Added 1965 – "Mr. Obos" the Robot by Lou Nasti.

9 Dec 2015 Added 1954 – "Sylvania Sam" Promotional Robot.

9 Dec 2015 Added 1957 – "Mr. Fantastic" Robot by Andy Frain Jr.

8 Dec 2015 Updated 1971 – Model 2004 Maze-Solving Computer – Richard Browne.

8 Dec 2015 Updated 1954 – Maze-Solving Machine by J. A. Deutsch.

7 Dec 2015 Updated 1977 – “Maizie the Robot” by David Strange.

7 Dec 2015 Updated 1980 – Mr. Robotham the Great by Peter Holland.

7 Dec 2015 Updated 1983 – “Kludge” Omnidirectional Mobile Robot by John M. Holland.

1 Dec 2015 Updated 1966 – “Herman” Mobile Remote Manipulator by PaR Systems.

30 Nov 2015 Updated 1961 – "Little Ranger" Mobile Remote Manipulator by General Mills.

30 Nov 2015 Updated 1983 – "Six-Legged Hydraulic Walker" by Ivan Sutherland.

24 Nov 2015 Added 1953 – Tobor the Robot with Dave Ballard.

14 Nov 2015 Added 1960 – Cycloidal Propulsion Omnidirectional Drive by Howard Hansen.

6 Nov 2015 Added 1983 – “Kludge” Omnidirectional Mobile Robot by John M. Holland.

21 Oct 2015 Added 1984 – FETAL I Omnidirectional Robot by William H. T. La.

21 Oct 2015 Added 1983 – MARVIN Robot by David Gossman et al.

16 Oct 2015 Added 1978 – “Kermit” the Robot by Ron Milner and Larry Nicolson.

14 Oct 2015 Added 1979 – “NUTRO” the Robot.

14 Oct 2015 Added 1979 – “Rodney” Self-Programming Robot by David L. Heiserman.

13 Oct 2015 Added 1982 – RB5X the Intelligent Robot by Joseph Bosworth.

12 Oct 2015 Added 1987 – Humanoid robot by Alexander Mészáros.

23 Sep 2015 Added 1903 – La Motogirl by Doris Chertney / Frederic Melville.

21 Sep 2015 Added 1953 – “Archie” & “Buster” Deep Water Robots by William E. Denny.

20 Sep 2015 Added 1982 – “Marilyn Monroe” the Cybot by Shunichi Mizuno.

14 Sep 2015 Added 1937 – The Scientific Miracle Robot.

13 Sep 2015 Added 1935 – “Mental Telepathy” Robot by Enrico Garcia.

13 Sep 2015 Updated 1949-58 – “Mekko” & “Firato” by Eugene Wendling.

9 Sep 2015 Added 1962 – Szegedi Robot Man by Dr. Muszka Dániel.

5 Sep 2015 Added 1945 – Radio Jockey by Gernsback / Leslie.

2 Sep 2015 Updated 1849 – Flute-Playing Automaton by Innocenzo Manzetti.

1 Sep 2015 Added 1820 – Prosopographus, the Automaton Artist by Charles Hervé.

8 Aug 2015 Added 1970c – ANTHRO ROV by Will Forman.

8 Aug 2015 Added 1965 – “Deep View” Submersible by Will Forman.

8 Aug 2015 Added 1970 – “Search 2″ [“Поиск-2″] Submersible.

4 Aug 2015 Added 1985 – Reef and Walrus Submersibles.

4 Aug 2015 Added 1968 – North-2 (Sever-2) Submersible.

2 Aug 2015 Added 1987 – MIR-1 and 2 Deep Submersibles.

2 Aug 2015 Added 1987 – Rus and 1989 – Consul Submersibles.

28 Jul 2015 Added 1977 – Kashalot / UNIFORM Submersible.

28 Jul 2015 Added 1969 – Argus Submersible.

26 Jul 2015 Added 1987c – MTC 200 Submersible.

25 Jul 2015 Added 1972 Dutch NEREID 330 Submersible.

25 Jul 2015 Added 1968 Japanese Shinkai HU06 Submersible.

25 Jul 2015 Added 1965 – PISCES Submersibles.

25 Jul 2015 Added 1906 – Apparatus for Submarine Recovering Operations Patent by Becchi and Tarantini.

25 Jul 2015 Added 1898 – Diving Apparatus Patent by James E Holland.

19 Jul 2015 Added 1964 – Marine Mammals and Ordnance Recovery.

17 Jul 2015 Added a grouping post consisting of fictional underwater devices from 1907 onwards.

16 Jul 2015 Added 1985 – Aquarobot.

16 Jul 2015 Added 1984-93 – Undersea Robot Concept – ART Project.

15 Jul 2015 Added 1968 – Minsky-Bennett Arm by Marvin Minsky and Bill Bennett.

14 Jul 2015 Added 1968 – Scripps Benthic Lab Tensor Arm by Victor C. Anderson .

14 Jul 2015 Added 1965 – Scripps Benthic Lab Robot Arm by Victor C. Anderson.

14 Jul 2015 Added 1980 – SMIT SUB-1000 ROV.

14 Jul 2015 Added 1978 – SCORPIO ROV.

14 Jul 2015 Added 1978 – ORCA I ROV by Saab-Scania.

14 Jul 2015 Added 1974 – SNURRE ROV.

14 Jul 2015 Added 1967 – DSSV Deep Submergence Search Vehicle Concept .

7 Jul 2015 Added 1966 – CRAB Remote-controlled Underwater Craft by Vyacheslav Yastrebov.

6 Jul 2015 Added my 900th post, the 1977 – ERIC-II Teleoperated ROV.

6 Jul 2015 Added 1975 – RUWS Remote Unmanned Work System.

5 Jul 2015 Added 1974 – CUTLET Unmanned Underwater Vehicle.

5 Jul 2015 Added 1968 – Legged Underwater Vehicle Patent by Hugh A. Ballinger.

4 Jul 2015 Added 1965 – CURV Cable-controlled Underwater Recovery Vehicle by Jack L. Sayer Jr.

3 Jul 2015 Updated 1981 – The Walking Gyro by John W. Jameson.

29 Jun 2015 Added 1965 – Telenaute ROV.

29 Jun 2015 Added 1965 – General Purpose Underwater Manipulating System Patent by Ralph K Crooks et al.

13 Jun 2015 Added 1964 – UNUMO UNiversal Underwater MObot by Hughes Aircraft.

13 Jun 2015 Added 1962 – Underwater MOBOT by Hughes Aircraft.

9 Jun 2015 Added 1960 – SOLARIS – Mechanical Crab by Jack Green.

9 Jun 2015 Added 1958 – RUM – Remote Underwater Manipulator by Victor Anderson.

9 Jun 2015 Added 1956 – Underwater Craft by Jack. D. Robinson, Jr. A.M.F.

20 May 2015 Added 1969 NR-1 Submarine (nuclear sub on wheels!) by General Dynamics.

20 May 2015 Added 1923 – EPRON-1 Humidistat by E. G. Danilenko.

17 May 2015 Added 1978 – ARMS 1 by Oceaneering.

16 May 2015 Added 1973 – Under Sea Mobility by Ralph Mosher.

16 May 2015 Added 1971 – Trieste II Submersible .

11 May 2015 Added 1967 – STAR III Submersible by General Dynamics.

11 May 2015 Added 1966 – STAR II Submersible by General Dynamics.

11 May 2015 Added  1964 – Asherah Submersible by General Dynamics.

28 Apr 2015 Added 1968-69 – Deepstar 2000 Diving Saucer by Westinghouse.

21 Apr 2015 Added 1968 – AUTEC I and II Submersibles by General Dynamics.

21 Apr 2015 Added 1966 – Underwater Power Source by Renic P Vincent and Lawrence B Wilder.

21 Apr 2015 Added  1966 – Underwater Manipulator System by John R Moore and James S Sweeney.

30 Mar 2015 Added 1966-7 – DOWB Submersible by General Motors.

30 Mar 2015 Added 1931-3 – “Explorer” Submersible by Simon Lake.

17 Mar 2015 Added 1961-4 – Alvin Submersible by Harold Froehlich.

11 Mar 2015 Added 1964 – Aquacopter by General Motors .

11 Mar 2015 Added 1964 – Yomiuri Submersible by Yomiuri Shimbu / Kawasaki.

11 Mar 2015 Added 1964 – Aluminaut Submersible by Reynolds Submarine Corp.

11 Mar 2015 Updated 1890 – Electric Walking Automaton by George R. Moore with portrait of Moore and other history on Moore supplied by a relative Bill Johnston.

11 Mar 2015 Updated W. Grey Walter and the Festival of Britain (1951) with researched info from Steve Battle and his dad Ken inc the original catalogue print.

6 Mar 2015 Updated 1962-65 – Deepstar 4000 Diving Saucer by Jacques-Yves Cousteau / Westinghouse with related patent information.

3 Mar 2015 Added 1962-65 – Deepstar 4000 Diving Saucer by Jacques-Yves Cousteau / Westinghouse.

3 Mar 2015 Added 1961 – Submaray Submersible by Doug Privitt.

24 Feb 2015 Added 1959 – SP-350 Denise Diving Saucer by Jacques-Yves Cousteau et al.

21 Feb 2015 Added 1947 – Mechanical Lobster by Harry Rieseberg / Charles Warren.

21 Feb 2015 Added 1940 – Diving Bell Arm With Grippers by Friedrich Gall.

16 Feb 2015 Added 1933 – Submarine Salvage Apparatus by Eugene J. Romano.

14 Feb 2015 Added 1931 – Mobile Submarine Diving Bell by Carl H. Wiley and Elbert H. Wiley.

14 Feb 2015 Added 1930 – Diving Apparatus by Emil Kulik.

14 Feb 2015 Added 1920 – Submarine Salvage Vessel by John C. Setlow.

14 Feb 2015 Added 1919 – Deep-sea Salvage Apparatus by Alfred E. Lemon.

14 Feb 2015 Added 1916 – Diving and Excavating Apparatus by Dewey T. Deemer.

14 Feb 2015 Added 1916 – Machine for Submarine Salvage Operations by Alexander J. Bergeron.

14 Feb 2015 Added 1909-30 – Submarine Salvage Robot by Harry L. Bowdoin.

14 Feb 2015 Added new pics and video clips to 1953 GARCO Robot.

2 Feb 2015 Added 1909 – Apparatus for Submarine Operations by Pierre Eugene Galoffre.

2 Feb 2015 Added 1879 – Diving Bell Mechanical Arm by Chas Pike.

2 Feb 2015 Added 1849 – Diving Bell by Avery Richards and John Walcott.

31 Jan 2015 Added 1984 – NEWTSUIT by R. T. “Phil” Nuytten.

See earlier updates here.