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Crave Ep. 217: Man flies 54-propeller superdrone, almost flips it

One YouTube user loves to post videos of jet engines online, but this time it's a drone able to lift him off the ground. Let's see if he survives!

By September 4, 2015

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Man flies 54-propeller superdrone, almost flips it, Ep. 217

This week on Crave, we walk you through a futuristic new automated restaurant in San Francisco, get navigation directions from the sultry voice of Stephen Colbert on Waze, and fly a drone with 54 propellers that can carry a full-grown man. It's the Crave show!

By September 4, 2015

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Gear S2 propels Samsung into sleeker design, focus on apps

Samsung's newest smartwatches work with the most recent Android phones and support Samsung Pay, among other features.

By September 3, 2015

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54-propeller superdrone lifts off with a person inside

It took 54 propellers for the Swarm superdrone to get off the ground with a human passenger along for the exciting ride.

By September 1, 2015

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The fastest star in the galaxy propelled by thermonuclear supernova

A speeding star is the fastest such object in the Milky Way -- and researchers believe that a supernova sent it on its way.

By March 11, 2015

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Students build battery-powered personal flying machine

A team of students at the National University of Singapore has successfully built and flown a 24-propeller personal copter.

By December 3, 2015

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Take a VR walk through one man's mind with 'GE Neuro' (Tomorrow Daily 235)

Ever wondered if applications for virtual-reality headsets go beyond video games? GE's new Neuro VR experience isn't just interesting to watch, though; in the future, it may help neuroscientists study the human brain.

By September 1, 2015

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Wander virtually through a musician's mind with 'GE Neuro' VR experience (Tomorrow Daily 235)

Ashley and Khail watch the trailer for a VR experience taking place inside a person's mind, rejoice at Amazon's new offline video option for iOS and Android and check out a 54-propeller "super drone" made by a hobbyist. #TDMind

By September 1, 2015

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Stamp-size thrusters could propel small satellites into space

Satellites the size of a Rubik's Cube could explore distant planets, thanks to tiny ion thrusters that could help reduce the cost of space missions.

By October 25, 2013

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Drone deliveries get off the ground in Dubai

The United Arab Emirates plans to deliver official documents via 18-inch, four-propeller, unmanned aerial drones that come equipped with fingerprint and eye-recognition security systems.

By February 10, 2014