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Airless puncture-proof tyre concept developed by Bridgestone

Bridgestone is busy developing a new non-pneumatic or airless concept tyre, which it says will be completely resistant to punctures.

By December 12, 2011

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Are inflatable robots more than just hot air?

The pneumatic Ant-Roach is great for giving kids a thrill. But now someone has to invent a giant bug swatter.

By November 27, 2011

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Speed up file sorting dramatically in Windows

Sorting files after downloading or work can get repetitive and somewhat boring. Pneumatic Tubes File Router makes the process as painless as possible for Windows users.

By March 21, 2012

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Robotic kangaroo generates its own energy

Festo has once again turned to nature to build a gesture-controlled robotic kangaroo that stores and uses the kinetic energy of its own motion.

By April 6, 2014

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Crave 28: Where's my steampunk boombox? (podcast)

'The Jetsons' becomes a reality; some creepy crawlers get made over into flashy, USB-powered robots that are just ripe for holiday stockings; and we check out a tutorial on how to install your own 'Star Trek'-worthy pneumatic doors.

By December 7, 2010

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Ep. 28: Where's my steampunk boombox?

The Jetsons becomes a reality; some creepy crawlers get made over into flashy, USB-powered robots that are just ripe for holiday stockings; and we check out a tutorial on how to install your own Star Trek-worthy pneumatic doors.

By December 7, 2010

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Salmon cannon fires 40 fish a minute

It sounds like something out of Monty Python, but the salmon cannon is actually an ingenious solution to problems with fish migration.

By August 12, 2014

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Robohand unveils 3D-printed robotic leg

The creator of a low-cost, 3D-printed robotic hand has taken the next logical step, unveiling its prototype for a low-cost, 3D-printed robotic leg.

By May 20, 2014

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Burgers become true fast food at 87 mph

A cafe in Christchurch, New Zealand, has employed a unique tubing system inspired by "Futurama" to deliver food to patrons at super speeds.

By December 16, 2013