Articles by: NetHawk

This Monster Ship Is Part Robot and Can Move Oil Rigs

October 30, 2014 at 11:09 am

The Pieter Schelte is a cross between a ship and a giant robot. It has eight arms that can latch onto an oil platform and […]

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Robots Get Funky on the Dance Floor

October 30, 2014 at 11:08 am

Dancing, spinning and fighting robots are showing off their agility at “Robocomp” in Krakow.

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Tagging Tiny Turtles

October 30, 2014 at 11:06 am

Scientists have found a way to track turtle hatchlings, and they hope to eventually uncover the mystery of their movements during their first journey out […]

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Orbital’s Antares rocket explodes on launch

October 29, 2014 at 11:52 am

A commercial rocket flying cargo to the International Space Station exploded just 14 seconds after lift off last night, creating a spectacular fireball and shockwave […]

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Can You Erase Bad Memories?

October 29, 2014 at 11:50 am

What if you could delete specific memories?

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Reading Robots’ Minds

October 29, 2014 at 11:39 am

A new visualization system developed by MIT researchers, combines ceiling-mounted projectors with motion-capture technology and animation software to project a robot’s intentions in real time.

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Would You Board A Windowless Plane?

October 28, 2014 at 11:42 am

A U.K. design company announced it’s working on a windowless, screen-filled airplane that could help manufacturers and passengers save money.

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GoPro or Go Budget

October 28, 2014 at 11:41 am

Molly Wood tests the GoPro Hero4 and the Polaroid Cube action cameras. While the Hero4 sets the industry standard, she finds that you may not […]

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Floating touchscreen lets you feel virtual objects

October 28, 2014 at 11:39 am

HaptoMime uses reflective surfaces to create a floating virtual screen that you can actually feel.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Review

October 27, 2014 at 11:04 am

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 – their best yet!

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What Age Should Babies Use Technology?

October 27, 2014 at 10:57 am

Children and babies are using technology at a very young age. How young is too young?

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Table Tennis Robot

October 27, 2014 at 10:54 am

Omron Global, a Japanese electronics and engineering company, has outdone themselves by building a ping pong playing robot.

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Robots That May Help Fight Ebola

October 24, 2014 at 9:42 am

The White House is now considering how robots can help fight Ebola. A look at the role three types of robots could play in combating […]

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Why is the Sun Yellow and the Sky Blue?

October 24, 2014 at 9:41 am

Ever wonder why the sky is blue?

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Automotive Aerodynamics Simulation Using a Supercomputer

October 24, 2014 at 9:39 am

Hokkaido University and RIKEN AICS are researching aerodynamics simulation, to simulate the air flow around automobiles. Investigating the force exerted by air on a moving […]

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