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"@Fliggity: I don't know if I could have handled this as a kid. #toomanylegos http://t.co/CYkrWol1"OMG! That's a lot of legos
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Planterbot - The Plant Monitoring Robot

Planterbot - The Plant Monitoring Robot | Heron | Scoop.it
In this instructable I am collaborating with Akin Yildiz an instructables author that creates instructables that help plants grow you should really go...
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Japanese Engineers Create Real Life Transformer That Turns From A Robot Into A Car! [Video] - Breaking news around the worldBreaking news around the world

Japanese Engineers Create Real Life Transformer That Turns From A Robot Into A Car! [Video] - Breaking news around the worldBreaking news around the world | Heron | Scoop.it
It is possibly every movie buff’s dream to own a Transformer – you know, the kind that you have seen in the famous Transformers series of movies. The dream to own your personal walking and talking robot sidekick that when required, can also transform into a car is compelling. To recreate t... http://www.newsyab.com/japanese-engineers-create-real-life-transformer-that-turns-from-a-robot-into-a-car-video/

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Outraced by a robot: Watch Audi’s autonomous RS 7 conquer the track @ Weeder

Outraced by a robot: Watch Audi’s autonomous RS 7 conquer the track http://t.co/dgHvMazxe6 #tech
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3D printing regulations will affect how disruptive 3D printing is

3D printing regulations will affect how disruptive 3D printing is | Heron | Scoop.it
3D printing regulations will determine who loses, who wins and who survives 3D printing’s journey to potential widespread consumer use.
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Arduino Blog » Blog Archive » The making-of an animatronic baby alien

Arduino Blog » Blog Archive » The making-of an animatronic baby alien | Heron | Scoop.it

Eva Taylor works at EKT Workshop and built an animatronic rod puppet Alien as a masterwork research project for the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in Sydney Australia

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Gravity-defying kinetic sculptures look like vector graphics #ArtTuesday

Gravity-defying kinetic sculptures look like vector graphics #ArtTuesday | Heron | Scoop.it
Via Fast Co Design. Trained as a computer engineer in Caracas, Elias Crispin is a Venezuelan-born, Paris-based artist who specializes in making kinetic installations, with geometry that changes ove...
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David Hasselhoff launches 3D body scanning project

David Hasselhoff launches 3D body scanning project | Heron | Scoop.it
3D body scanning just got more interesting thanks to David Hasslehoff and a 3D modeling company. Get ready for 3D models of you and The Hoff.
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Micro-robots and programmable bees

Micro-robots and programmable bees | Heron | Scoop.it
National Geographic profiles Robert Wood, Harvard's maker of micro-robots inspired by nature, like these programmable bees.



"If you want to make something a centimeter big that can fly, several hundred thousand solutions already exist in nature," Wood says.
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Pi-Top, a Raspberry Pi laptop you build yourself!

Pi-Top, a Raspberry Pi laptop you build yourself! | Heron | Scoop.it
Learn to make Printed Circuit Boards, start 3D Printing and create real Hardware products!
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For Picasso's Birthday, a Guernica Made of Legos - mediabistro.com

For Picasso's Birthday, a Guernica Made of Legos - mediabistro.com | Heron | Scoop.it
For Picasso’s Birthday, a Guernica Made of Legos
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Turn your Raspberry Pi into a DMX light controller #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

Turn your Raspberry Pi into a DMX light controller #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi | Heron | Scoop.it
Via flashular on Instructables. This instructable shows you how to display a color wheel editor window on the screen of a Raspberry Pi computer, which you can manipulate with your mouse. As you cha...
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Is there anything Raspberry Pi can't do? Yes, but it CAN make your party better.

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SYNC 2014: Robots, Wearables, Tesla, etc.

SYNC 2014: Robots, Wearables, Tesla, etc. | Heron | Scoop.it

The Nao robots (a programmable humanoid robot developed by French company Aldebaran Robotics) gave a dance performance during SYNC 2014 Beijing, a gathering of leaders from companies that focus on cutting-edge technologies. 


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UCSD toy appears on 'Big Bang Theory' - U-T San Diego

UCSD toy appears on 'Big Bang Theory' - U-T San Diego | Heron | Scoop.it
The zippy little 'bot MiP appears in a scene in the hugely popular CBS comedy.
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Exoskeleton for your hand lets you feel virtual objects and control robots

Exoskeleton for your hand lets you feel virtual objects and control robots | Heron | Scoop.it
Chinese company Dexta Robotics set out to develop a hand motion-capturing device last year, but instead of creating a glove like everybody else, they

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, October 28, 9:54 AM

No, this is what you should get me for Xmas! ;)

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Robot hand uses static electricity to pick up almost anything – with no moving ... - ExtremeTech

Robot hand uses static electricity to pick up almost anything – with no moving ... - ExtremeTech | Heron | Scoop.it
Instead of mechanical fingers or clamps, Grabit uses electrostatic attraction to pick up and move objects.
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How I Built a Huge Gigapixel Panoramic Robot

How I Built a Huge Gigapixel Panoramic Robot | Heron | Scoop.it
Today I want to share how I created a few huge, Gigapixel photos, using a DIY panoramic head. Actually, it is not a panoramic head, because
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BitScoping With The Raspberry Pi - Electronic Design (blog)

BitScoping With The Raspberry Pi - Electronic Design (blog) | Heron | Scoop.it
The Raspberry Pi has become an extremely popular development platform (see “Arduino, Raspberry Pi or BeagleBone?”). It can run Linux and hooks up to displays and Ethernet networks. The latest incarnation has four USB ports.

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BioCoder

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BioCoder is a quarterly newsletter for DIYbio, synthetic bio, and anything related.
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How littleBits Engineers Turn Their Ideas Into DIY Kits #makereducation

How littleBits Engineers Turn Their Ideas Into DIY Kits #makereducation | Heron | Scoop.it
Great piece in Popular Science on littleBits' process and how they move from concept to product: Every electronic module in a littleBits kit is, well, little. Their small size and ability to snap t...
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Building a working Robot controlled by a C#, an iPhone, and Monkey.Robotics - Scott Hanselman

Building a working Robot controlled by a C#, an iPhone, and Monkey.Robotics - Scott Hanselman | Heron | Scoop.it
Scott Hanselman on Programming, User Experience, The Zen of Computers and Life in General
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BYU Sets EV Land Speed Record - Gas 2

BYU Sets EV Land Speed Record - Gas 2 | Heron | Scoop.it
In all, more than 130 students have been involved in designing and building the BYU Electric Blue land speed racer, and the team finally broke 200 MPH.
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Em breve poderemos realmente sentir objetos digitais em realidade virtual.

Em breve poderemos realmente sentir objetos digitais em realidade virtual. | Heron | Scoop.it
A empresa de tecnologia conhecida como Dexta Robotics está desenvolvendo o Dexmo F2, um exoesqueleto especialmente feito para dobrar sobre a mão do usuário…
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Makerbot 3D printer used for 3D printing custom medicine

Makerbot 3D printer used for 3D printing custom medicine | Heron | Scoop.it
In perhaps one of the biggest breakthroughs in the medical 3D printing space, a Makerbot 3D printer was used to 3D print custom medicine.
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Regional-Scale Archaeological Remote Sensing in the Age of Big Data: Automated Site Discovery vs. Brute Force Methods

Regional-Scale Archaeological Remote Sensing in the Age of Big Data: Automated Site Discovery vs. Brute Force Methods | Heron | Scoop.it
Regional-Scale Archaeological Remote Sensing in the Age of Big Data: Automated Site Discovery vs. Brute Force Methods
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