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kinematics

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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 Feb. 6, 2014

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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 Jul. 9, 2013

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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 Oct. 25, 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 Sep. 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 Mar. 21, 2009

Review

Adobe Flash CS4 Professional

Flash becomes friendlier and more fun to explore as CS4 introduces a faster approach to animation, making this a worthwhile upgrade for both beginners and seasoned programmers.

By Nov. 19, 2008

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 19, 2008