Origami

10.07.15
This paper origami bird actually flies
10.07.15

This paper origami bird actually flies

Origami and technology go together pretty well. Lightweight, efficient structures... and animal sh...

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09.28.15
4-gram 'Tribot' shows off heat-activated high jumping
09.28.15

4-gram 'Tribot' shows off heat-activated high jumping

This origami robot uses heat to move its limbs, and jump as much as seven times its own height.

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09.11.15
Kirigami-inspired solar cells can track the sun without motors
09.11.15

Kirigami-inspired solar cells can track the sun without motors

These solar cells just need a little stretch as they twist to follow the sun.

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06.17.15
Batteries that stretch are perfect for smart watches and clothes
06.17.15

Batteries that stretch are perfect for smart watches and clothes

Used to be that the only time your lithium-ion batteries changed their shape was when they were ab...

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06.10.15
Bacteria-powered folding batteries could power paper biosensors
06.10.15

Bacteria-powered folding batteries could power paper biosensors

We've seen flexible displays for some time now, and engineers at Binghamton University developed a...

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08.18.14
NASA researchers use extreme origami to build space solar panels
08.18.14

NASA researchers use extreme origami to build space solar panels

Here's the dilemma: rockets have only so much space, yet satellite solar panels are much more usef...

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08.08.14
Engadget Daily: the culture of leaks, surviving music festivals and more!
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08.08.14

Engadget Daily: the culture of leaks, surviving music festivals and more!

Today, we investigate the culture of leaks, learn how to enhance your music festival experience, r...

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04.30.14
Craft your own paper Journey traveler
04.30.14

Craft your own paper Journey traveler

If anyone would know how to make an adorable hooded traveler out of paper, it's the art director fo...

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09.25.13
Amazon offering up Origami covers for those fancy new Kindle Fires
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09.25.13

Amazon offering up Origami covers for those fancy new Kindle Fires

So, imagine you just shelled out $200 or $300 for one of those new Kindle Fire HDXs, only to have...

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