Your usual scarecrow is a pretty low tech contraption: A vaguely humanoid shape draped in old clothes on a field. But what would a high-tech scarecrow look like? A Dutch company has created 3D-printed robot birds of prey ...
Parents often buy cool robot toys for their children with the hopes that it will spark an interest in science and engineering. I know because I was one of them. But often parents are left disappointed as these bots are nothing more than remote control droids. Yet, I still believe robots carry a high potential for learning through play.
Materialise is inviting everyone to enter the Slot Car Race at EuroMold 2014 with your own 3D Printed Slot Car, and join them in watching the race during the Materialise Evening Reception on Tuesday, November 25th from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Messe Frankfurt, Germany.
Forget slippers, sweaters, and jewelry. Who wouldn’t want a robot as a gift? Droids of all shapes, sizes, and price range, can be bought for the special nerd in your life. Here’s a sample of what’s out there.
Luckily, researchers at Columbia University Medical Center have devised a way to replace damaged menisci using a personalized 3D printed implant infused with proteins that stimulate stem cells, prompting the body to regenerate a brand new, functional lining.
Já sabemos que os LEGO nos oferecem possibilidades ilimitadas para brincadeiras. Hoje trago-vos este LEGO Physics - um projecto que não só é divertido, como poderá também ser usado para interessar os mais pequenos pelo fascinante mundo da física.
If you've got a child that has the maker bug, you're sure to enjoy this one -- a new Kickstarter called Ingocraft is offering up a two new tools that combine to give young kids an amazing opportunity to stretch their creativity skills.
Bot Potts, via M.A.D.Gallery Working out of his one-man workshop inside a mid-19th century barn, artist Bob Potts (previously) builds wonderous kinetic sculptures that replicate the motions of birds, fish, or other natural motions. The 72-year-old artist utilizes hand-crafted gears, levers, c