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MIT Develops Mobile Robot for 3D Printing Buildings

MIT Develops Mobile Robot for 3D Printing Buildings

A group of engineers from MIT have been working on a project since 2011 that may soon find use in distant worlds such as Mars. It is a mobile robot, capable of 3D printing ...

April 28, 2017 at 6:30 pm by
SpaceX Preparing to Fly Reused Rocket for the First Time

SpaceX Preparing to Fly Reused Rocket for the First Time

Most people believe that recycling is a good thing, especially if it means saving millions of dollars on materials and labor. This is one of the reasons why the impending ...

March 29, 2017 at 9:45 pm by

Real-Life Iron Man Suit Can Lift 150kg

A home-made exoskeleton – built by an engineering student from Kerala, India, inspired by Iron Man’s metal exterior, and costing only £580 (US$750) to build – is ...

August 15, 2016 at 12:27 pm by

Marvel Launches Program For Female Scientists

When people talk about Marvel they are normally discussing either the comics, the movies or the characters that feature in or both of the former. With some of the largest ...

March 17, 2016 at 8:46 pm by

Australia To Teach Coding From Primary School

Every day we use computers if we use them at our fingers or just by buying something from a store or driving down the road. Technology is a big part of everyone’s ...

September 22, 2015 at 9:43 am by

Miniature Robot Can Pull 2,000 Its Own Weight

A team of engineers from Stanford University in California have built a series of “MicroTugs”, tiny robots capable of dragging objects substantially heavier than they are, ...

April 27, 2015 at 10:58 pm by

Students Create Physical Feedback Glove for Virtual Reality

There is no doubt that in the past few years the virtual reality market has grown exponentially, with kits such as the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive looking to be released in the ...

April 23, 2015 at 6:58 am by

3D Printed Whiteboard Clock Writes Out Current Time

21-year-old software engineer Maurice Bos has built a mechanical clock that writes the current time on a whiteboard every minute, each time erasing the previous time. Bos, who ...

February 20, 2015 at 8:58 am by

GCHQ Launches Kids Cryptography App

GCHQ, the Government Communications Headquarters of the UK, otherwise known as Britain’s NSA, has launched a an app targeted at kids with the intention of teaching them ...

December 12, 2014 at 9:58 pm by

Apple increasing iCloud Security in light of Celebrity Scandal

An ever-developing story, not long ago many celebrities have had nude photos and videos leaked all over the internet (see above), originating from popular image board website ...

September 5, 2014 at 5:15 am by

Scientists Predict Top Speed of 1,800 mph From Prototype Maglev Train

Modern public transport as we know it is pretty fast if you chose the right service, but if you’re in quite a rush to get to that important board meeting on the other ...

May 19, 2014 at 10:43 am by

Hitachi Commissioned To Build 45mph Elevator – 95 Floors In 43 Seconds Anyone?

If you’ve been lucky enough to head over to Las Vegas, there’s a strong chance that you would have experienced the speedy elevators that run up and down many of ...

April 23, 2014 at 4:05 pm by

Dyson Invests £5m In Robotics Lab At Imperial College London

Dyson are a household name, no doubt the first thing you’ll think of when you here the company’s name is vacuum cleaners, but there is a whole lot more to Dyson as ...

February 9, 2014 at 10:54 am by

be quiet! Shadow Rock 2 CPU Cooler Mini Review

be quiet! are a brand that we believe are one of the best in the world, and based on their success in Germany as the leading power supply manufacturer, they also have a big ...

August 30, 2013 at 10:10 am by

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