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Spider robot great for scaring arachnophobes

This six-legged terror from Japan's Kondo Kagaku can do a neat little staccato dance before it pounces.

By April 8, 2011

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Battle robots prepare to take over the world (video)

Video evidence shows that Kondo robots are honing their fighting skills to defeat their human masters.

By May 10, 2009

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Super Mario Bros. theme played on wine glasses

This ultimate tribute to Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Toad, and Yoshi uses drinking glasses, pencils, and even a frying pan to play the iconic theme song.

By April 16, 2014

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On Pi Day, Japanese propose with 0.314-carat diamonds

Pi Day is also White Day, a second Valentine's. These bands are designed to reflect a love as eternal as 3.14159...

By March 14, 2013

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Oddly, Honda embraces V-10

A Honda V-8 may be dead in the water. But a V-10? That's another matter, Automotive News Reports.

By October 14, 2008

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Winners of Sony World Photography Awards announced

Over 122,000 images were entered into the Sony World Photography Awards, with an Australian photographer taking home top prize in the Sports category.

By April 25, 2013

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A backflipping fighting machine

$1,200 and worth every penny

By October 26, 2006

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Japanese man calculates pi to 10 trillion digits

Working with a U.S. grad student, a man in Nagano, Japan, has calculated the value of pi to a record 10 trillion digits on a hacked-together home PC.

By October 19, 2011

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Bike with no brakes no prob for mini robot

Masahiko Yamaguchi's mini robot can balance itself while riding a bike just by moving the handlebars. Expect wheelies soon.

By November 14, 2011

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Turn your iPhone into a humanoid robot

Video from Japan shows how a hobbyist has turned his iPhone 3GS into a robot head and added a body.

By July 29, 2009