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'Battlebots' champion uses smartphones to help robots see the world

For Road Trip 2015, we chat with Donald Hutson, one of the reigning robot warriors, about cheaper machines and how the ubiquity of mobile devices will help push robots into the mainstream.

By 19 July 2015

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A breathtaking sword from the last days of the Vikings

After four painstaking years of research, a sword found in a Viking burial ground has been revealed, linking the deceased to battles in England.

By 16 July 2015

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OctoMadness: An incredible 3D-printed zoetrope

Wacky characters come to life through 64 3D-printed figures on a spinning carousel -- a traditional zoetrope in full 3D.

By 8 July 2015

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Who should play young Han Solo in the upcoming movie? (Tomorrow Daily 205)

Lucas film announced a standalone Star Wars film focusing on everyone's favorite space scoundrel, Han Solo. It's a bit of an origin story, so we picked some fantastic leading young men who could potentially step into the role.

By 9 July 2015

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Don't battle the Terminator T-800, own one

"​Terminator: Genisys" is out, and so, soon, will be a life-size Terminator T-800 endoskeleton bust. Because nothing says shabby Skynet chic like a killer robot on the fireplace mantle.

By 6 July 2015

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Gravity-defying 3D printer to print bridge over water in Amsterdam

A 3D printer that can print "cables" of material in any orientation is set to 3D-print a steel bridge over a canal in Amsterdam.

By 15 June 2015

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3D-printed Joker mask is the stuff of nightmares

Even Batman's stomach would turn at the sight of a ghoulish 3D-printed Joker mask inspired by a gruesome comic-book scene.

By 16 June 2015

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3D-printed food, robot arms and more at the 3D Printshow London (pictures)

Check out the lovingly extruded marvels and wonder at the many ways 3D printing is set to change our lives. Plus a life-size, 3D-printed Paul McCartney.

29 Images By 21 May 2015

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​France tries rejuvenating high-tech manufacturing with Internet of Things center

Investors hope the Cité de l'Objet Connecté in France will become a hub for designing and building new networked devices. French government agencies are chipping in some initial funding.

By 12 June 2015

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3D-printed mini jet engine revved up to 33,000rpm

GE creates a little-engine-that-could using an advanced metal 3D-printing technique and then put it through testing like a full-size engine.

By 14 May 2015