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This could be the first airplane on Mars

Take a peek at the possible future of flight on Mars with the Prandtl-m, a prototype aircraft scheduled for testing on Earth.

By June 30, 2015

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'Bartesian' appliance whips up capsule-style cocktails in a jiffy (Tomorrow Daily 201)

On one hand, we love the idea of a Keurig-esque machine to make all those specialty cocktails our friends want when they come over. On the other hand, we're not sure if a machine will ever match the power of a good bartender.

By July 1, 2015

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Nissan's awesome BladeGlider wows Tokyo Motor Show

The 2013 Tokyo Motor Show has everything from zero-emission sci-fi concepts to a jaw-dropping tractor. Check out some pics in our gallery.

By November 20, 2013

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Watch this kitty stowaway somehow not freak out mid-flight

A daredevil cat hitches a ride on an airplane and somehow manages not to freak out -- or fall out -- during a flying lesson at a French Guiana flight school.

By June 22, 2015

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Nissan's electric, futuristic BladeGlider concept

Nissan will show off its BladeGlider concept car at the Tokyo Motor Show, stacked with features it thinks will define the future of motoring.

By November 10, 2013

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Nissan's don't-call-it-a-concept BladeGlider

Nissan released photos and video today of the BladeGlider, an electric car with a very strange shape and seating structure.

By November 8, 2013

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GoPro acquires virtual reality technology company

The camera-maker for adventure enthusiasts buys Kolor to add immersive and interactive 3D video best experienced through virtual reality goggles.

By April 28, 2015

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10 years of XPrizes: Fixing the world one competition at a time

It was October 4, 2004 that Scaled Composites won the Ansari XPrize. 10 years later, what started as one man's quest to get to space has evolved into an international organization for global good.

By October 3, 2014

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Hundreds of floating robots could soon surveil the oceans

A deal between Boeing and Liquid Robotics, worth hundreds of millions of dollars, means fleets of seafaring robots will augment existing military aircraft and ships in monitoring the seas.

By September 23, 2014

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Robot at sea tweeting Hawaii hurricane photos

The Liquid Robotics Wave Glider Holoholo is autonomously navigating the Hawaiian seas, heading into the paths of Hurricanes Iselle and Julio, tweeting storm photos as it goes.

By August 6, 2014