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skeleton

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Filament 'muscle' drives skeleton robot

A system of robotic motion uses bundles of pneumatic tubes as muscles that control a skeleton's movements.

By 12 July 2016

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Kojima Productions' new mascot isn't a spooky skeleton

Hideo Kojima has launched a Twitter account for his new creator-owned studio, and revealed the studio's mascot, Ludens.

By 7 June 2016

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Here's that rare Stegosaurus skeleton you've always wanted

Start your own Jurassic Park with a piece of dinosaur history from 150 million years ago as a well-preserved Stegosaurus goes up for auction.

By 25 May 2016

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Popular Japanese dolls get robotic skeletons (Tomorrow Daily 261)

Ashley discusses Microsoft Research's newest innovation aimed at animators, Dollfie dolls with custom-made robot insides and an artistic concept that turns two cheap plastic bags into a more stylish tote.

By 21 October 2015

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Japan's Dollfie dolls get robot bodies custom crafted by YouTuber (Tomorrow Daily 261 show notes)

For years, YouTube user RozenZebet has been making custom robot bodies for Japan's popular Dollfie dolls, transforming them into what he calls "Dancing Dolls." This is the first we've ever seen them in action, though, so we couldn't help but share them with you.

By 21 October 2015

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Sleep next to real skeletons this Halloween via Airbnb

The winner of an Airbnb contest will spend the night in the Catacombs of Paris. Just explain why you're brave enough to hang out with 6 million of your new dead BFFs on Halloween.

By 15 October 2015

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Crave Ep. 219: Medieval skeleton found in roots of toppled tree

The remains of a 20-year-old medieval man were uncovered when a storm pulled down a tree in Ireland.

By 18 September 2015

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Medieval skeleton found in roots of toppled tree, Ep. 219

This week on Crave we see the future of aircraft landing gear and robotic automobiles inspired by insects and prehistoric fossils, we learn how to get over your ex-boyfriend with the Nickelblock app, and the remains of a young medieval stabbing victim are uncovered after a tree falls during a storm.

By 18 September 2015

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Medieval skeleton tangled in tree roots unearthed in storm

An ancient tree in Ireland topples over to reveal an even more ancient skeleton caught up in the roots.

By 15 September 2015

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Huge, interactive LED walls react to visitor movement (Tomorrow Daily 390)

Beautiful LED walls equipped with infrared sensors change when people walk past; also, artificial muscles get mounted on a human skeleton (with creepy results).

By 14 July 2016