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12.20.15
Tiny microscope lets you see the smallest-ever inkjet prints
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Tiny microscope lets you see the smallest-ever inkjet prints

Scrona's phone-controlled uPeek can zoom into just about anything, including a record-setting inkjet print.

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11.26.15
Scientists create gold nuggets that are 98 percent air
11.26.15

Scientists create gold nuggets that are 98 percent air

"Gold aerogel" is 1000 times lighter than natural gold but indistinguishable to the naked eye.

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10.05.15
Four-legged bot uses drone sidekick to avoid rough terrain
10.05.15

Four-legged bot uses drone sidekick to avoid rough terrain

These robots team up like a mechanized Banjo Kazooie

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09.22.15
ICYMI: Drone architects, radar attachment for phones & more
09.22.15

ICYMI: Drone architects, radar attachment for phones & more

Drones are programmed to construct bridges a human can actually cross, and it works! That and more on ICYMI.

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09.19.15
Watch these drones build a rope bridge
09.19.15

Watch these drones build a rope bridge

The researchers involved say that this experiment "acts as a demonstrator" and is the first effort showing that diminutive air-borne drones are able to build load-bearing structures at full scale.

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01.14.15
Watch a four-finned robot fish swim in any direction
01.14.15

Watch a four-finned robot fish swim in any direction

There's now at least a few robots that swim like fish, but they have their limits: they still take...

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12.24.14
Your smartphone is changing the way your fingers work
12.24.14

Your smartphone is changing the way your fingers work

Your smartphone is changing more than just your habits -- it's changing the way your hands work, t...

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