Tag Archives: Science

Boston Dynamics: The Future Of Robots


Boston Dynamics is an American engineering and robotics design company founded in 1992 and headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group.
Boston Dynamics is best known for the development of BigDog, a quadruped robot designed for the U.S. military with funding from Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and DI-Guy, software for realistic human simulation

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The story of two moonshots


Loon and Wing: the story of two moonshots! Captain of Moonshots, Astro Teller, looks back at Loon and Wing’s journeys while at X

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Skunk Works 75th Anniversary


The place where technological and engineering dreams come true!

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Science fiction has long anticipated the rise of machine intelligence. Today, a new generation of self-learning computers has begun to reshape every aspect of our lives. Incomprehensible amounts of data are being created, interpreted, and fed back to us in a tsunami of apps, personal assistants, smart devices, and targeted advertisements. Virtually every industry on earth is experiencing this transformation, from job automation, to medical diagnostics, even military operations.
Do You Trust This Computer? explores the promises and perils of our new era. Will A.I. usher in an age of unprecedented potential, or prove to be our final invention?

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Festo Robotics


Free-moving, intuitive to operate and safe when interacting with the user. The pneumatic lightweight robot is based on the human arm and has great potential as a sensitive helper for human–robot collaboration in the future


Not only do superconductors have fascinating properties, but they also have enormous potential for automation technology. In 2017 Festo is once again presenting amazing new application and motion concepts with superconductivity and robotic concepts

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Facebook’s Quest to Beam the Internet


A WIRED’s exclusive look at how Facebook will beam the internet with Aquila, a stratospheric solar-powered drone equipped with millimeter wave communications technology

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The James Webb Space Telescope


The James Webb Space Telescope will be the largest telescope ever sent into space. It is the result of efforts from NASA, the European Space Agency and the Canadian Space Agency and will peer to the edges of the visible universe. This video highlights some of the Webb’s most impressive facts…

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Ultimaker 3 for Professional 3D Printing


Ultimaker is proud to announce the Ultimaker 3; the most industrial-grade desktop 3D printer available. With its reliable dual extrusion and material-matching swappable print cores, professional 3D printing is made accessible


Discover which features make the Ultimaker 3 the most industrial-grade desktop 3D printer available. Learn more about the Ultimaker 3 here: http://ultim.kr/2efgJMZ

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Applied Minds: KiraVan


The KiraVan is meant to be the ultimate exploration vehicle—a ’Swiss army knife on wheels.’ A pet project for designer Bran Ferren, who named the van after his daughter Kira, the KiraVan also acts as a test bed for travel tech and vehicle engineering

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Work at CERN


A video from CERN showcasing technical student opportunities!

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