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DJI Inspire 1

A high-end RTF quadcopter built for capturing great photos and video, the Inspire 1 sounds like one dreamy drone.

By 13 November 2014

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Anime-inspired short tells 'Star Wars' tale from Empire's perspective

The incredible animation "TIE Fighter" by UK artist Paul Johnson shows a "Star Wars" starship battle from the perspective of the Galactic Empire.

By 25 March 2015

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'The Avengers' gets an awesome 'Friends'-inspired opening theme

YouTube user Jeremiah Rivera put together an opening-credits scene for "The Avengers" fashioned after the "Friends" TV show, because the Avengers will be there for you when Ultron attacks the Earth.

By 24 March 2015

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Flying bee robot uses an insect-inspired eye

BeeRotor is the first aerial robot that can fly over uneven terrain using visual input to stabilise -- not an accelerometer.

By 11 March 2015

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Maker builds cool DIY drones inspired by 'Star Wars'

2015 might be the year of the drone, and to back up that claim here's a look at two "Star Wars"-themed drones created this year by a man known only as Olivier C on the interwebs.

By 4 March 2015

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Gecko-inspired adhesive lets you climb walls

Mechanical engineers at Stanford University have developed a substance that mimics gecko toes. Not just for scaling walls in Spiderman-like fashion, the adhesive could help clean up space debris and be used on automobile assembly lines.CNET's Sumi Das visits the research lab where it was created to learn how it works.

By 26 February 2015

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iSaber? Apple's Jony Ive inspired new 'Star Wars' lightsaber

Technically Incorrect: JJ Abrams, director of the next "Star Wars" movie reveals that his good friend and Apple's chief designer offered a suggestion as to how to make the lightsaber more dynamic-looking.

By 17 February 2015

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'MythBusters' Adam Savage tests DJI Inspire 1 4K quadcopter

Savage and his "Tested" co-host Norman Chan fly DJI's new advanced quadcopter -- equipped with a 4K camera -- and grab some amazing aerial footage.

By 6 February 2015

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Adidas reveals sneakers inspired by vintage NASA space suits

Adidas' upcoming 2015 collection includes two sets of sneakers designed by Raf Simons inspired by space attire.

By 3 February 2015

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The inspiring stories of women who helped shape science and tech

A dedicated site hosts women connected to the White House telling their favourite stories of trailblazing women in science and technology.

By 12 January 2015