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Lockheed Martin's blimp-scaling robot hunts for leaks

SPIDER, a self-propelled instrument for airship damage evaluation and repair, helps sniff out tiny leaks in Lockheed's hybrid airship.

By July 27, 2016


'Crowd Control,' part 14: Dying for a family reunion

In this installment of CNET's crowdsourced science fiction novel, our young hero is determined to find out what happened to her mother, even if it means leaving this universe.

By June 3, 2016


DIY Weekend: Hacking a pinhole camera

Leonard Goh of CNET Asia merges his DIY tin can shooter with a pinhole camera.

By February 26, 2014


Camera made from one tiny Lego brick actually works

A simple hack turns an itsy-bitsy Lego brick into a working pinhole camera that turns out photos minifigs can enjoy.

By October 22, 2014


Get instant Polaroid prints from a pinhole camera

Korean designers Yoo Geun-hyuk & Yoon Bo-jung have conceptualized the Flutter in Pinhole camera, which is made from cardboard and has two Polaroid sheets inside.

By December 24, 2010


Curiosity snaps photo of partial solar eclipse -- from Mars

Using a filter on its camera, the Mars rover creates a pinhole-like image of the Red Planet's moon Phobos transiting the sun.

By September 17, 2012


Trashcam Project: Dumpsters shoot great photos

Creative garbage collectors in Germany turn dumpsters into giant pinhole cameras, and the resulting images can be stunning.

By April 20, 2012


Capture self-portraits with this egg camera

In conjunction with Easter, an enterprising photographer creates the Pinhegg, a pinhole camera made out of an egg.

By April 26, 2011


DIY Lego large-format cam actually works

Photographer Cary Norton made a charming 4x5 camera out of Lego bricks. He has plans for a pinhole too.

By April 6, 2011


Shoot people with this non-lethal pinhole camera

This pinhole camera is slightly different in that there's no viewfinder to look through. Instead, users are encouraged to simply aim the photogun as accurately as possible and blindly pull the trigger.

By April 24, 2009