Watch a Robot Salamander Swim and Walk (Video)
spinal cord
February 5th, 2016
A new robot salamander has been designed by mimicking nature, and it can both swim, walk and turn.
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MIT Team Wins SpaceX Hyperloop Design Contest
MIT's Hyperloop Pod Design
February 2nd, 2016
On Saturday (Jan. 30), a team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) won the first stage of the SpaceX Hyperloop design competition, which was held at Texas A&M University in College Station.
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US Military’s F-35 Fighter Jets to Make British Debut in July
F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Test Flight
February 1st, 2016
The U.S. military's next-generation F-35 fighter jets will make their long-awaited overseas debut this summer at two air shows in the United Kingdom, Air Force officials recently announced.
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Fine-Tune the World with 'Augmented Reality' Earbuds
Here Active Listening Earbuds
February 4th, 2016
New earbuds from the Here Active Listening can now instantly transform sounds from your surroundings. These wearable devices seek to "augment reality" — in this case, your soundscape.
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Valentine's Day: Geeky Gifts for Your Science-Loving Sweetheart
Valentine's Day Gifts
February 2nd, 2016
What do you give the geek who has everything? Perhaps one of these science- or tech-inspired gifts.
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Energy Evolves as Fourth Industrial Revolution Looks to Nature (Op-Ed)
green energy, alternative energy sources, energy saving tips
February 1st, 2016
As we enter a fourth industrial revolution, business may turn sharply towards conservation.
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In Images: Drones Take Flight in Antarctica and the Arctic
Arctic drone research in Arctic
January 29th, 2016
Aerial drones are seemingly everywhere these days. Even in the most remote places on Earth, scientists are testing the limits of what these robotic devices can do.
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Dutch Police Deploy Drone-Disabling Birds of Prey
February 3rd, 2016
In the Netherlands, police officers are inaugurating a new species of animal partner — eagles — to take down illegal aerial drones.
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Smartphones Could Generate Own Power with New Coating
Touch Screen
February 2nd, 2016
A transparent material that can be attached to a smartphone's touch screen could help the device generate electricity whenever anyone taps it, researchers in China say.
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Gadget That 'Eavesdrops' on Water Warns You of Waste
Droppler Water Gadget
January 30th, 2016
A sleek, white gadget that looks more like a trendy speaker than a tool for water conservation could stop people from wasting precious H2O, said one Silicon Valley startup.
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