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hydraulic

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QWERTY keyboard pumps out hydraulic cocktails

Russian artist invents a contraption that uses a QWERTY keyboard to mix cocktails based on which letters are pushed. It then squeezes the liquid through an LCD-style display.

By September 27, 2011

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Chrysler pursues hydraulic hybrids

Last week, Chrysler and the United States' Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced they would cooperate on adapting a hydraulic hybrid drive system for the company's people movers.

By January 24, 2011

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Chrysler and EPA develop hydraulic drive for minivan

Chrysler and the EPA announce a development initiative to use a hydraulic hybrid system in a passenger vehicle.

By January 19, 2011

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Hydraulic hand promises Hulk handshakes

Oak Ridge labs is developing a "mesofluidic" hydraulic hand that can double the pinch strength of your fingers. Applications include remote disarming of explosives.

By September 16, 2009

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How it works: Hydraulic hybrid vehicles

UPS created this video to explain the inner workings of its hydraulic hybrid trucks.

By March 11, 2009

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Power steering shifts to electric

Power steering has undergone a fundamental change in the last 10 years, leading to better reliability, and some criticism.

By February 11, 2014

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Giant robotic dragon claims world record

A German electronics manufacturer has built a giant, fire-breathing robotic dragon that has been awarded the Guinness world record for the world's largest walking robot.

By September 15, 2013

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Google I/O partygoers get robots, Billy Idol concert

The classic rocker had attendees of Google's developer conference jumping up and down, but a 30-foot can-crushing robot arm was pretty compelling, too.

By May 15, 2013

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Walking With Dinosaurs: Reviving the prehistoric

As Walking with Dinosaurs prepares for a monster tour of the US, we talk to the Aussie studio that creates the prehistoric beasts.

By June 18, 2014

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Peugeot debuts first-ever hybrid gasoline-air vehicle

At the 2013 Geneva auto show, Peugeot unveiled the first-of-its-kind HybridAir system in its 2008 model, with a drive system that combines compressed air and gasoline power.

By March 6, 2013