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Tomorrow Daily 100: Eye-popping new CG, a new DIY hoverboard, the Kinematics 4D dress and more

On today's show, we celebrate our 100th episode with Disney Research's incredible animations of the human eye, a hoverboard you can make at home, and a 3D-printed dress that looks like fabric in motion.

By December 15, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 100: Eye-popping new CG, a new DIY hoverboard, the Kinematics 4D dress and more

The Kinematics dress from Nervous System was just inducted into MoMA's permanent collection, and it's no wonder why: 2,279 interlocking, 3D-printed triangles connected by 3,316 hinges makes this dress shift its shape as if it's rippling in the wind as its wearer walks by.

By December 15, 2014

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MoMA adds '4D' printed dress to its permanent collection

The Kinematics dress created by design studio Nervous System using a 3D printer has been acquired by the Museum of Modern Art.

By December 14, 2014

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Why the T. rex had teeny tiny arms

New paleontological research has discovered the reason why the Tyrannosaurus Rex didn't need bigger arms.

By April 21, 2014

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Artificial tails make chickens walk like dinosaurs

Scientists determined to study how dinosaurs walked attach some silly-looking plunger butts onto modern chickens.

By February 6, 2014

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MIT 'Anklebot' gauges joint stiffness to improve rehab

The bot is an experimental rehabilitation tool that uses electrodes to calculate the ankle's stiffness in various directions.

By October 25, 2013

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3D-printed robot tarantula not for arachnophobes

Hexapods have nothing on this creepy-crawly robotic spider inspired by the real thing.

By July 9, 2013

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Baby bot on way to becoming archery champ

Italian researchers have programmed an open-source, child-size robot to wield a bow and arrow. And it's pretty damn good at it.

By September 27, 2010

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Robot tiltrotor boxcar may fly Navy supply missions

An experimental unmanned flying cargo system, Baldwin Technology's Mono Tiltrotor, would integrate a coaxial rotor, a folding lifting wing system, and a lightweight airframe.

By March 21, 2009