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06.05.13
University of Minnesota researchers demo AR.Drone controlled by thought (video)
06.05.13

University of Minnesota researchers demo AR.Drone controlled by thought (video)

Researchers from the University of Minnesota seem hellbent on turning us all into X-Men. Why's tha...

By J. Volpe,   06.05.13
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07.17.12
Street View heads back to the Antarctic, visits historic landmarks (video)
07.17.12

Street View heads back to the Antarctic, visits historic landmarks (video)

View Larger Map Google has already taken us on a trip to the frigid shores of Antarctica before....

By T. O'Brien,   07.17.12
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10.27.11
University of Minnesota researchers flex the mind's muscle, steer CG choppers
10.27.11

University of Minnesota researchers flex the mind's muscle, steer CG choppers

You've undoubtedly been told countless times by cheerleading elders that anything's possible if y...

By J. Volpe,   10.27.11
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06.25.11
New phase-changing alloy turns waste heat into green energy, exhibits spontaneous magnetism (video)
06.25.11

New phase-changing alloy turns waste heat into green energy, exhibits spontaneous magnetism (video)

Looks like harvesting waste heat is all the rage in 2011. Yet another team of researchers -- this ti...

By C. Trout,   06.25.11
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05.26.11
Amphibious Aquapod might be the clumsiest robot ever (video)
05.26.11

Amphibious Aquapod might be the clumsiest robot ever (video)

It may look like nothing more than a random piece of seaside trash, but that ugly little creature...

By A. Toor,   05.26.11
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05.16.11
Rolling robot learns to fly, plots escape from human captors (video)
05.16.11

Rolling robot learns to fly, plots escape from human captors (video)

Why settle for a robot that can just roll or fly? That's the question some researchers from t...

By D. Melanson,   05.16.11
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01.01.11
Human Connectome Project maps brain's circuitry, produces super trippy graphics
01.01.11

Human Connectome Project maps brain's circuitry, produces super trippy graphics

A team of researchers at the Human Connectome Project (HCP) have been carving up mice brains like C...

By C. Trout,   01.01.11
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01.15.10
Self-assembling solar cells built using ancient wisdom, modern technology
01.15.10

Self-assembling solar cells built using ancient wisdom, modern technology

Alright, so self-assembling electronics are hardly new in and of themselves, and nanoscale tech tend...

By Vlad Savov,   01.15.10
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03.04.08
University of Minnesota orders up 108- by 48-foot HD scoreboard from Daktronics
03.04.08

University of Minnesota orders up 108- by 48-foot HD scoreboard from Daktronics

The University of Minnesota has finally found a way to one-up OSU and the other U of M's football s...

By R. Lawler,   03.04.08
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