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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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Tiny robots powered by living muscle tissue

Rather than hydraulic actuators, springs or hinges, these tiny "bio-bots" are powered by living muscle tissue.

By July 6, 2014

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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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Project Zero tiltrotor shows off battery-powered flight

At the Paris Air Show, AgustaWestland shows off an exotic single-person aircraft designed to investigate all-electric, no-hydraulic flight systems.

By June 18, 2013

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Caption this: Google's giant I/O robot hand

A massive hydraulic arm wowed the crowd at a Google I/O party Wednesday night. But the poor robotic appendage really needs a good caption. Can you lend us a hand, readers?

By May 16, 2013

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Awesome Antarctic research station can crawl out of the snow

Hydraulic legs and ski feet elevate the new Halley VI Antarctic research station above the ongoing accumulation of snow that has overcome so many other research stations before it.

By February 11, 2013

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Reading, 'riting, recycling: Georgia Tech turns yellow school bus 'green'

Ford Motor Company Fund and the Georgia Institute of Technology are partnering to bring the conversion of a traditional school bus to a recycled biofuel-run, hydraulic hybrid.

By May 16, 2011