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DRAKE Automata (JP) - Spiel und Kunst mit Mechanik

Via Facebook MOLEN (JP) kriege ich Kenntnis von der japanischen Produktdesign-Firma DRAKEdesign, die nun auch eine Abteilung für Automata aufmachte.
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Prototyping Brief Case Would Be Fun To Take Through Customs

Prototyping Brief Case Would Be Fun To Take Through Customs | Heron | Scoop.it
[Baldor] prototypes electronic circuits all the time, but unfortunately he doesn't really have a dedicated work space to do this! Annoyed at having to get all his tools ready and then put them away...
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▶ Pyro Board: 2D Rubens' Tube! - YouTube

Standing waves of fire! Check out Audible: http://bit.ly/AudibleVe Fysikshow: http://bit.ly/Fysikshow - I'm hosting Michio Kaku in Brisbane and Melbourne: ht...
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Quando estava a ver estes tubos de Rubens, um dos vídeos sugeridos era um com o Hollande...

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Aleph Objects on a mission to make 3D printers as open as possible | opensource.com

Aleph Objects on a mission to make 3D printers as open as possible | opensource.com | Heron | Scoop.it
Profile of Aleph Objects CEO Jeff Moe, whose company makes the Lulzbot 3D printer. The company operates one of the largest 3D printer clusters in the world.
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Magnetically Actuated Micro-Robots for Advanced Manipulation Applications « adafruit industries blog

Magnetically Actuated Micro-Robots for Advanced Manipulation Applications « adafruit industries blog | Heron | Scoop.it
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The Future of Making SXSW Interactive 2014

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Tokyo MakerCamp (Photos) | Robots Dreams

Tokyo MakerCamp (Photos) | Robots Dreams | Heron | Scoop.it

The Tokyo MakerCamp, organised by Tokyo Hackerspace and MONO, was a big success with over 100 registered participants.

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LittleBits Announces The Cloud Module, An Electronics Block That Connects Your Projects To The Internet | TechCrunch

LitteBits, maker of simple, easy to build electronics kits, has announced what they're calling the Cloud Module, a small, Internet-connected block that lets..
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Say Hello To The Little Space Race That Could

Say Hello To The Little Space Race That Could | Heron | Scoop.it

Satellites packed into boxes - A CubeSat crams the advanced hardware of enormous satellites into a box slightly larger than a Rubik’s Cube

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Open-Source CT Scanner

Open-Source CT Scanner | Heron | Scoop.it
Volumetric 3D scanners scan not only the surface of an object, but also see inside that object.
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▶ cuboro cugolino Kugelbahn "Route 66" - YouTube

Bei dieser cuboro cugolino Kugelbahn wird eine Murmel gestartet und 66 Murmeln kommen unten an. Ein passender Name für diese Kugelbahn ist daher "Route 66". ...
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MIT Unveils The Shapeshifting Furniture Of The Future

MIT Unveils The Shapeshifting Furniture Of The Future | Heron | Scoop.it
The Transform, from MIT's Tangible Media Group, changes shape depending upon how users interact with it. Imagine a chair that could transform from an...
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How To Make Horns With Just Cardboard and Hot Glue « adafruit industries blog

How To Make Horns With Just Cardboard and Hot Glue « adafruit industries blog | Heron | Scoop.it

Horns are a handy cosplay accessory to have in your toolkit.

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Dolby Vision

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Dolby Vision delivers the most true-to-life viewing experience ever seen on a display. Only Dolby Vision can reveal onscreen the rich detail and vivid colors that we see in nature.
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Flexible Arduino Sure to Be A Hit

  Wearable, lightweight hacks have long been dominated by the Lilypad. This will probably change with the introduction of the Printoo. Using printable circuit technology, the Printoo takes a m...
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Croosle: All in one educational and experimental smart kit

Croosle is an educational and experimental all in one smart kit, intended for anyone with the desire to learn programming.
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Printoo: Paper-Thin, Flexible Arduino™-Compatible modules!

Printoo is an Arduino-based platform of paper-thin, low-power boards and modules that gives makers new levels of creative flexibility
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Could be a game changer 

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Yorkshire Steam Fair - Summer, 1981

Yorkshire Steam Fair - Summer, 1981 | Heron | Scoop.it
Back in 1981 I went to London with a good friend and the plan was to stay there for three weeks, but the extremely hot weather made us change plans. We called a B&B we had stayed at several tim...
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The Dangerous Origins of Model Rocketry

The Dangerous Origins of Model Rocketry | Heron | Scoop.it
Today, model rocketry is a popular hobby, with an almost impeccable safety record. But that wasn't always the case. From the late 19th century to the late 1950s, generations of kids were taking their lives (or at least their fingers) into their own hands, setting off unsafe and unsound devices. Here's the daredevil history of model rocketry.
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Skallops Designs

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Pono Music - Where Your Soul Rediscovers Music

Pono's mission is to provide the best possible listening experience of your favorite digital music.
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Invention Awards 2014: A Personal Electric Airplane That Won't Need A Runway

Invention Awards 2014: A Personal Electric Airplane That Won't Need A Runway | Heron | Scoop.it
This vertical-landing plane runs on electricity 
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Immaterials: Light painting WiFi networks in urban spaces #ArtTuesday « adafruit industries blog

This project explores the invisible terrain of WiFi networks in urban spaces by light painting signal strength in long-exposure photographs.

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The Robots of FIRST NYC 2014

The Robots of FIRST NYC 2014 | Heron | Scoop.it
High school robot builders gathered in New York City this weekend for one of our favorite events, the FIRST Robotics regionals.
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3D Printed Emotive Quadruped Robot « adafruit industries blog

3D Printed Emotive Quadruped Robot « adafruit industries blog | Heron | Scoop.it

This week my students from Computing in the Creative Arts had a public exhibit of their term projects.

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Digispark Pro no Kickstarter

Digispark Pro no Kickstarter | Heron | Scoop.it
Se se lembram do ultra económico Digispark, um micro Arduino de apenas $10 que se tornou num enorme sucesso no Kickstarter, vão gostar de saber que agora chega-nos um novo projecto que pretende trazer-nos uma versão melhorada deste pequeno micro-sistema: o Digispark Pro.
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