Sand

11.10.14
Making music in a Kinect-powered sandbox (video)
11.10.14

Making music in a Kinect-powered sandbox (video)

Tucked away under a tent at Expand 2014 was perhaps the coolest exhibition on the show floor: Sand...

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08.05.12
Stone Spray research project wants to print bridges with sand, solar power
08.05.12

Stone Spray research project wants to print bridges with sand, solar power

Envious of your pet hermit crabs' 3D-printed domicile? Maybe you should cast your green eyes upon...

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03.28.12
Boston Dynamics lies down with BigDog, gets giant fleas (video)
03.28.12

Boston Dynamics lies down with BigDog, gets giant fleas (video)

Remember what it was like when you first fell in love with Boston Dynamics' rocky terrain traversin...

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02.26.12
Google dives deep to bring underwater photos of the Great Barrier Reef this September
02.26.12

Google dives deep to bring underwater photos of the Great Barrier Reef this September

Your next trip to the Great Barrier Reef could be from the comfort of your home now that Google's...

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08.12.11
Sony Alpha A77 caught sunbathing on a beach, courtesy of mysterious YouTuber (video)
08.12.11

Sony Alpha A77 caught sunbathing on a beach, courtesy of mysterious YouTuber (video)

Look away now if you're desperate for a beach holiday, because the above video features a Sony c...

By R. Lai,   08.12.11
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06.26.11
Solar Sinter solar-powered 3D printer turns sand into glass, renews our faith in higher education (video)
06.26.11

Solar Sinter solar-powered 3D printer turns sand into glass, renews our faith in higher education (video)

Where would we be without the world's graduate art projects? In the case of Markus Kayser's Solar...

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05.11.11
Sand-swimming robot gets vertical manipulation via doorstop-shaped head (video)
05.11.11

Sand-swimming robot gets vertical manipulation via doorstop-shaped head (video)

So it looks like a half-stuffed sock -- and it is, sort of -- but this sandfish-inspired search a...

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08.29.10
Dry water absorbs greenhouse gases, boggles the mind
08.29.10

Dry water absorbs greenhouse gases, boggles the mind

Apparently, something called dry water has been kicking around since 1968, although it wasn't until...

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07.30.10
Glowing Pathfinder Bugs installation puts the 'Minority Report' interface to good use - in a sand box (video)
07.30.10

Glowing Pathfinder Bugs installation puts the 'Minority Report' interface to good use - in a sand box (video)

Nestled among the various booths at SIGGRAPH 2010 visitors got to check out a unique installation c...

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