Flying machine

12.30.11
Quadrocopters don creepy eyes, build synthetic Christmas tree of envy (video)
12.30.11

Quadrocopters don creepy eyes, build synthetic Christmas tree of envy (video)

First we let them play music, then they started juggling. Now quadrocopters are feeling emotions...

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07.04.11
Quadrocopters reined in by Kinect leash, we feel safer already
07.04.11

Quadrocopters reined in by Kinect leash, we feel safer already

It seems like the folks over at the Flying Machine Arena are finally starting to catch on -- thos...

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05.09.11
Six-rotor drone counts trees, not kills
05.09.11

Six-rotor drone counts trees, not kills

Relax everybody, unlike its antonymous quadrocopter cousins, this six-rotor drone isn't here to k...

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03.28.11
Quadrocopters juggle balls cooperatively, mesmerize with their lethal accuracy (video)
03.28.11

Quadrocopters juggle balls cooperatively, mesmerize with their lethal accuracy (video)

You've seen one quadrocopter juggle a ball autonomously while gliding through the air, but how's ab...

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12.22.10
Quadrocopter plays the piano, wishes us a happy and complacent holiday (video)
12.22.10

Quadrocopter plays the piano, wishes us a happy and complacent holiday (video)

Our worst frienemies, the quadrocopters, have decided to act cute for the holidays and play us a me...

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02.21.08
Whirligig: the generation, jury rigging, and joys of the gyrocopter
02.21.08

Whirligig: the generation, jury rigging, and joys of the gyrocopter

...And associated technologyOr:"IT'S WHISPER QUIET!"Since the very dawn of sentience, since the fi...

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11.30.07
Vertipod aims to be "Segway of the sky"
11.30.07

Vertipod aims to be "Segway of the sky"

This one's been making the rounds lately, but we'd be remiss if we didn't take a moment to acknowle...

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12.15.06
OpenSky 2.0 anime-inspired flying machine
12.15.06

OpenSky 2.0 anime-inspired flying machine

While the pic above may slightly exaggerate the OpenSky 2.0 project's currently flying capabilities,...

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08.07.06
The Skyacht "practical" personal blimp
08.07.06

The Skyacht "practical" personal blimp

While we're still waiting for our jet pack and saving up for our Moller Skycar, it looks like we ma...

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