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Watch a swarm of drones build a rope bridge

A swarm of quadcopters has been programmed to autonomously build a secure rope bridge that can support human weight.

By September 22, 2015


Bone yarn brings new meaning to 'knitted skullcap'

Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed a way to spin good quality yarn from slaughterhouse waste.

By August 11, 2015


Natural selection: Mama robot builds self-evolving baby-bots

Researchers at the University of Cambridge have built a robot that can build other robots, test them, and improve on the results.

By August 18, 2015


A VR headset designed to alleviate wearer's motion sickness and fatigue (Tomorrow Daily 222)

Stanford University released a video about an interesting prototype device they're working on. It's a VR headset that utilizes two LCD screens to help the human eye perceive actual depth in images, as opposed to the single-screen headsets we've seen previously.

By August 6, 2015


Meet Voat, the website that wants to be the anti-Reddit

As social-news site Reddit tries to clean up its act by limiting some speech, an alternative springs up, promising to be more freewheeling.

By July 17, 2015


This is a good time to watch John Oliver's 2014 rant on FIFA corruption

Want to better understand why several high-ranking FIFA officials were arrested in Zurich on Wednesday? Watch John Oliver give his views on FIFA and the 2014 World Cup.

By May 27, 2015


What Watch: A smartwatch that attempts to freeze a moment in time (hands-on)

A startup out of Switzerland is preparing to launch a line of attractive and sporty watches with a unique feature.

By June 1, 2015


Woman's donated leg mummified using ancient Egyptian practice

Using two legs from a cadaver, researchers in Switzerland baked one in an oven and covered the other in a salt solution to try to re-create ancient mummification. One method was successful.

By May 27, 2015


Cost of Anthem's data breach likely to exceed $100 million

The US health-insurance provider's own cyberinsurance policy is likely to be exhausted following the theft of up to 80 million records.

By February 12, 2015


Discussing online shows with diverse programming on Tomorrow Daily

Amazon and Netflix each brought home awards from the Golden Globes, because they're creating diverse, compelling content filled with powerful performances. We take a minute to dissect why diversity reigned king last night at the Golden Globes, and why that's great for everyone who loves good TV.

By January 12, 2015