Rolls Royce is moving toward a world where a single tap on a smartphone could set a massive cargo ship in motion half a world away.
As reported by…Continue
The filament required for 3-D printing have always been costly, but that should start to change soon.
Plastic filament, the standard material used by 3-D printers…Continue
An Orange Pixel flickers on the horizon, sandwiched between the inky azure of the mid-Pacific and the robin’s-egg pale of the Hawaiian sky. Richard Jenkins is the first to see it—a sailing robot, which has been blowing our way for a month. We’re in a small motorboat 7 miles out at sea, just north of Oahu’s windward shore. Dylan Owens gets the next good glimpse. “I see the wing,” he exclaims, “and the tail!”
By Elizabeth Landau, CNN
Small robots can behave like termites to build structures.
The idea might be applied to send robots to space.
These robots have wheel-legs called "whegs".
Project was launched at Harvard University engineering school.
Full article here: Termite-inspired…Continue
It's customary and traditional that we celebrate the addition of every 1,000 new members here and share the traffic stats. This time it's 49,000!!!!
There were approximately 2 million page views in the last month! (we now get around 67,000 page views a day on average). It took us just 22 days to add these latest 1,000 members--we're averaging one new…Continue