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Made in Nürnberg

Made in Nürnberg | Heron | Scoop.it
In the period from roughly 1550 and 1650 Nürnberg was the leading centre in Europe, and thus probably the world, for the manufacture of scientific instruments. It is historically interesting to loo...
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Russian Bikers Answer "What Do You Do When it Rains?"

Watch these Russian bikers power through a raging river ... on their sidecar-quipped, WW2 era Ural motorcycles! You won't believe this amazing video!
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Robot Factory unveils 3DLPrinter-HD 2.0 that avoids projection issues of other machines

Robot Factory unveils 3DLPrinter-HD 2.0 that avoids projection issues of other machines | Heron | Scoop.it
Developed by Robot Factory, this new 3D printer is called the 3DLPrinter-HD 2.0 and should feature high performance, high quality, and plenty of reliability – everything people typically look for in resin 3D printing.
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Watch People Ride The Very Real Lexus Hoverboard: Video

Watch People Ride The Very Real Lexus Hoverboard: Video | Heron | Scoop.it
What happens when you combine the oldest Japanese luxury brand, 200 meters of magnetic track, a pair of -197 degree C "cryostats," and a specially designed skatepark outside Barcelona, Spain? You get an absolutely fantastic way to break your wrist. ALSO SEE: Father Brings Son Along For Drift...
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Local Motors Moving Along With Plans For 3D-Printed Car: Video

Local Motors Moving Along With Plans For 3D-Printed Car: Video | Heron | Scoop.it
Last year, boutique company Local Motors announced a contest to design a 3D printed car. And now, Automotive News (subscription required) is reporting that the company says it will have a version of the winning design, dubbed the Strati, available to consumers in 2017. According to the Local Motors...
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Bulldozer modules by Open Source Ecology

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Uma série extensa de máquinas e partes de máquinas

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Joe Nall 2015 RC Airshow!

Hi DemonDriver here and I wanted to share with with the Largest Remote Control RC Airshow in the Entire world! Joe Nall 2015! RC Scale planes, warbirds, jets ...
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Uma hora de vídeo "pouco" montado é demasiado

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Open Bionics robotic hand for amputees wins Dyson Award - BBC News

Open Bionics robotic hand for amputees wins Dyson Award - BBC News | Heron | Scoop.it
A budget-priced 3D-printed robotic hand for amputees is the UK winner of 2015's James Dyson Award for engineering design.
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Sony unveils new robot plane that can take off vertically and patrol the skies - The Independent

Sony unveils new robot plane that can take off vertically and patrol the skies - The Independent | Heron | Scoop.it
Sony has unveiled a new flying robot, capable of taking off vertically and spying on those below it.
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Hitachi's new labor-intensive robot could replace some workers in warehouses - The Japan Times

Hitachi's new labor-intensive robot could replace some workers in warehouses - The Japan Times | Heron | Scoop.it
In a warehouse in the city of Noda, Chiba Prefecture, a robot with wheels zips around to pick up boxes of goods and carries them to a shipping container. I
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Make and Take: Linkages and Automata

Make and Take: Linkages and Automata | Heron | Scoop.it
Linkages and Automata are both mechanisms that we use to transmit, control and sometimes change a motion.
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Microsoft built a robotic air hockey table to show off Windows 10

Microsoft built a robotic air hockey table to show off Windows 10 | Heron | Scoop.it
Microsoft is more than a little proud that a version of Windows 10 runs on tiny, embedded PCs -- proud enough that it's willing to make clever devices t
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Miniature Locomotive for War Work, 1915

Miniature Locomotive for War Work, 1915 | Heron | Scoop.it
Reported in Scientific American , this Week in World War I: August 14, 1915
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Um comboio transportado por um comboio de elefantes (claro manada)

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Video: How to drift, by Ken Block - shredding tyres in the 845bhp Hoonicorn Mustang | Autocar

Gymkhana and rallycross star Ken Block shows us how to drift in his all-wheel-drive Ford Mustang
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This Is How A Manual Gearbox Works: Video

This Is How A Manual Gearbox Works: Video | Heron | Scoop.it
You. Yes, you there. You're clearly a man or woman who knows everything there is to know about the inner-workings of the automobile, correct? Of course you are. Well, what if you have to explain something to, oh a friend or family member that might not fully understand the combustion engine and all...
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How A Dual-Clutch Transmission Works: Video

How A Dual-Clutch Transmission Works: Video | Heron | Scoop.it
Manual transmissions seem to be disappearing from options lists across the automotive landscape, even for performance brands such as Ferrari and Lamborghini. One of the biggest reasons for this trend is the dual-clutch transmission (DCT), which not only shifts faster than any driver on a manual...
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Robotronica: Thousands glimpse into robot future at Queensland University of ... - ABC Online

Robotronica: Thousands glimpse into robot future at Queensland University of ... - ABC Online | Heron | Scoop.it
Robots, machines and a real-life cyborg have given curious humans a glimpse of what the world will look like a decade from now.
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Aproximação das universidades ao publico

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DIY R/C gasoline racing speedboat

RC gas speedboats are fast and agile models that are built for those who love racing. Whether building or running them, RC gas speedboats offer a fantastic ...
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Triple Crab-Robot - inspection with multiple tube bends

This is a test run of our Triple Crab-Robot conducted in France. The tube is a long-distance heat pipeline with DN 100 and multiple tube-bends with 1.5xd.
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walking machine, walking robot, amazing machine, amazing robot, dog robot military

Boston Dynamics just released a new video of the Big Dog on ice and snow, and also demoing its walking gait. new technology are made the robot that can use ...
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Crave - Buddy the family companion robot will connect you and protect you

Click here for the CNET Editors Take - http://cnet.co/1hF26CW Buddy, a friendly robotic family personal assistant from Blue Frog Robotics, stopped by the CNET ...
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Baulkham Hills sailor Noel McPherson one of 40 competing in Radio Control ... - Cadtle Hills News

Baulkham Hills sailor Noel McPherson one of 40 competing in Radio Control ... - Cadtle Hills News | Heron | Scoop.it
Noel McPherson will be competing alongside some of Australia's best sailors this weekend, but none will be out on the water.
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Soon robots could make you pancakes, among other things - Fortune

Soon robots could make you pancakes, among other things - Fortune | Heron | Scoop.it
European researchers are teaching robots how to perform everyday tasks, like cooking and office duties, with the help of WikiHow.
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