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World’s Smallest Car is Kind of Painful but Cute

World’s Smallest Car is Kind of Painful but Cute | Heron | Scoop.it
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Robotics, maths, python: A fledgling computer scientist’s guide to inverse kinematics | Robohub

Robotics, maths, python: A fledgling computer scientist’s guide to inverse kinematics | Robohub | Heron | Scoop.it
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When the Worst Happens, These Amazing Robots Will Come to the Rescue

When the Worst Happens, These Amazing Robots Will Come to the Rescue | Heron | Scoop.it
The attacks of September 11, 2001, will go down in American history for many reasons—the deaths of nearly 3,000 people chief among them. A footnote in that particular history book is of interest to us here: 9/11 was the first time robots were used in a real search and rescue effort in the United States. …
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Swincar é o veículo todo terreno capaz de envergonhar os jipes

Swincar é o veículo todo terreno capaz de envergonhar os jipes | Heron | Scoop.it
É impossível não ficar impressionado com a capacidade que os jipes têm de ultrapassar terrenos que pareceriam impossíveis de transpor. No entanto, o ágil Swincar E-Spider consegue enfrentar até os obstáculos que poderiam deixar um jipe encravado.
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These paper-airplane drones may one day save your life

These paper-airplane drones may one day save your life | Heron | Scoop.it
DARPA is funding autonomous cardboard airplanes that can carry medical supplies.
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Programming the Open-V Open Source CPU on the Web

Programming the Open-V Open Source CPU on the Web | Heron | Scoop.it
You can now program the Open-V on the web, and see the results in real time. The code is compiled in the web IDE and then flashed to a microcontroller which is connected to a live YouTube liv
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Arcimoto looks for investments via Fundable

Arcimoto looks for investments via Fundable | Heron | Scoop.it
Arcimoto brought the eighth iteration of its three-wheeled electric vehicle, the SRK, to CES 2017. This is the version that will be produced this spring in..
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Formula E drivers battled simulator pros in a million-dollar e-race

Formula E drivers battled simulator pros in a million-dollar e-race | Heron | Scoop.it
With $1 million on the line, cheering crowds and drivers from the likes of McLaren and Ferrari, the inaugural Visa Vegas e-race did a good job of conveying a
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Peugeot 3008 & 5008 - The Making Of

Making of the design process of the new Peugeot 3008 and the new Peugeot 5008, inside the Style Peugeot.
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Air Hockey Robot Evo

Air Hockey Robot Evo | Heron | Scoop.it
Engineers Jose Julio and Juan Pedro Calderon Negueroles show off their open source robot kit and companion Android app which uses the phone's camera to detect the trajectory of the puck and move the robot's arm quick enough to give most human players a run for their money.
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URB-E’s newest foldable electric scooter cuts the price to $899

URB-E is a foldable electric scooter that first launched in prototype-form back at CES in January 2014. Last year we checked out a version that could carry..
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Inventarium em Bangalore! E uma Impressora 3D de Bolso(!), uma Bancada Universal, uma caixinha de música 3D, e um Isqueiro de Arco!

Inventarium em Bangalore! E uma Impressora 3D de Bolso(!), uma Bancada Universal, uma caixinha de música 3D,  e um Isqueiro de Arco! | Heron | Scoop.it
...A lutar pelos Inventores Portugueses, lá foi o Eng. Fernando Ferreira Lopes em mais uma viagem à nobre Nação Indiana, para que s
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The Morning After: Monday, January 16th 2017

The Morning After: Monday, January 16th 2017 | Heron | Scoop.it
Welcome to Monday morning. Over the weekend, we toured Dyson's UK HQ (featuring mannequins, jet engines and more), how China wants increased security for it
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Tiny Single-Cylinder Engine Constructed from Paper

It’s not just that it’s made from paper… but it’s so tiny! The model is completely made of paper, it is reduced(and slightly modified) copy of this model: LxWxH: 18 x 13 x 2…
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Maker turns Ducati and Suzuki motorcycles into 3D printed RC racers (with rider!)

Maker turns Ducati and Suzuki motorcycles into 3D printed RC racers (with rider!) | Heron | Scoop.it
Brett Turnage, a 3D printing and RC racing expert, has unveiled two functional 3D printed RC motorcycles'complete with a moving 3D printed rider. Both 3D printable models are free to download.
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Iran's Centuries-Old Windmills May Soon Stop Turning

Iran's Centuries-Old Windmills May Soon Stop Turning | Heron | Scoop.it
An ancient cultural site is in danger of falling into disrepair.
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This notebook can be wiped clean and digitally scanned

What do you do with your notebooks when you're finished with them — do you save them or just throw them away? A Kickstarter for the Everlast notebook aim
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The worst and weirdest cars at the Detroit Auto Show

The worst and weirdest cars at the Detroit Auto Show | Heron | Scoop.it
Here at The Verge, we like to cover cars from a slightly different angle. Also at The Verge, we like to focus on the weird side of internet culture (and just culture) under the banner of TL;DR.
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Drone Has Bird-Like Wings

Drone Has Bird-Like Wings | Heron | Scoop.it
Swiss researchers have taken inspiration from nature by designing a drone whose wings have artificial feathers. The Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne’s drone mirrors the way a bird not only …
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Making a Clock from Scratch

Making a Clock from Scratch | Heron | Scoop.it
Clickspring edited down footage from their extensive 23-part video series of a long-term build which took them over 1,000 hours to create - an elegant, fully functional timepiece built entirely in their machine shop. Sit back and chill for the next 12 minutes of wonder.
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Bridge-building LEGO Robot

Bridge-building LEGO Robot | Heron | Scoop.it
An amazing LEGO Mindstorms build from the Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Science. This wheeled machine can approach the edge of a table, and lay down a bridge that's sturdy enough for it to cross. Oh, and when it's done, it packs the bridge back up.
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Best of CES 2017: This Year’s Most Interesting Gadgets

Best of CES 2017: This Year’s Most Interesting Gadgets | Heron | Scoop.it
We've spent all week at CES, and we're ready to show you our favorite stuff.
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100mph RC Car in Slow Motion - 4K - The Slow Mo Guys

Gav and Dan love toys. Especially when the toy comes with a warning that says "THIS IS NOT A TOY." Follow Gav on Twitter - https://twitter.com/GavinFre
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