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Twitter / HybridVigorFilm: A Wireless Follow Focus made ...

Twitter / HybridVigorFilm: A Wireless Follow Focus made ... | Heron | Scoop.it
RT @HybridVigorFilm: A Wireless Follow Focus made from LEGOS. by @Kalibr_Prod #cinematography #r3d #filmmaking http://t.co/vGeMvPMTZ9
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Watch this guy solve a 7x7 Rubik's cube in record-breaking time

Watch this guy solve a 7x7 Rubik's cube in record-breaking time | Heron | Scoop.it
Australian speedsolver Feliks Zemdegs beat the existing world record.
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GreenTeam Electric Racer Sets 0-100 KM/H World Record - 1.779 Seconds - Gas 2

GreenTeam Electric Racer Sets 0-100 KM/H World Record - 1.779 Seconds - Gas 2 | Heron | Scoop.it
July 29th, 2015 by Zachary Shahan  One of the reasons many of us are convinced electric vehicles are the future are their wicked crazy instant torque. The jump off the line, even for a vehicle like the Nissan Leaf, is wonderful. But some vehicles are set up to make that jump better, and some are
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Physicists make tiniest machines by cutting nano-paper - Futurity

Physicists make tiniest machines by cutting nano-paper - Futurity | Heron | Scoop.it
Physicists are using the art of kirigami and paper that's only an atom thick to create some of the smallest machines ever made.
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Lilium Aviation

Lilium Aviation | Heron | Scoop.it
This is the Lilium Jet, the world's first electric vertical take-off and landing jet
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vaporware till at least 2018

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▶ DynaFlash: High-speed 8-bit image projector at 1,000fps with 3ms delay - YouTube

DynaFlash can achieve 8-bit-level image projection up to 1,000 fps with the minimum delay of 3 ms. The performance of high frame rate is realized by using th...
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Baby on Board: the open source neonatal incubator at Maker Faire Europe

Baby on Board: the open source neonatal incubator at Maker Faire Europe | Heron | Scoop.it
  BOB fully embraces the #makers philosophy: low cost components, reproducible anywhere thank to a documentation freely available online, achievable by a 3D printer. BOB hopes to meet a specific need: among different causes of neonatal deaths it is estimated that about 75% occurs within the first week of life and is often due to lack of biomedical equipment, too or difficult to manage. The inspiration comes from Open BioMedical Initiative,  a global non profit initiative to support the tradition
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▶ Resonance: TK's Australia Radio: Variometer Galena Crystal Set - YouTube

Copyright notice: Audio from AM broadcast radio stations is heard in this video as example material for _radio tuning demonstration_. This is Fair Use for ed...
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Mais uma galena, mas esta está mt amplificada (estava habituado a ver/ouvir) galenas com auriculares...

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See Lego robot controlled by DIY exosuit

Danny Benedettelli built a Lego NXT humanoid robot that he controls with a sensor-laden exosuit, known as a "waldo." For example, when he moves his arms, so does the robot.

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The Ping Pong-Powered Drum Machine #MusicMonday

The Ping Pong-Powered Drum Machine #MusicMonday | Heron | Scoop.it
Ping Pong goes musical in this beautiful new drum machine from students at the Copenhagen Institute of Interactive Design. From TheCreatorsProject: The "Haptic Hang Drum" is an experimental instrum...
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Modernizing the NYC subway's ancient technologies

This video from the MTA shows some of the vintage technologies that are still in use to control many of the NYC's subway lines and
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Fotokite's Quadconpter Is Not Legally A Drone, It's A Tethered UAV - DIY Photography

Fotokite's Quadconpter Is Not Legally A Drone, It's A Tethered UAV - DIY Photography | Heron | Scoop.it
So, the FAA (US), the CAA (UK), Transport Canada (Canada, duh) and countless others are taking a stand against drones restricting usage and allowed flying zones and conditions. Especially for commercial use. This is where Zurich-based company – Perspective Robotics hopes to gain footage in an ever-crowded niche. Their UAV solution is somewhat different from the DJI’s and [...]
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Google Straps Aclima Sensors To Street View Cars To Map Air Pollution

Google Straps Aclima Sensors To Street View Cars To Map Air Pollution | Heron | Scoop.it
If a city knows what intersections are full of smog, it could add trees or change stop light schedules to improve the air its citizens breathe. Google Earth's..
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7 amazing human-powered gadgets

7 amazing human-powered gadgets | Heron | Scoop.it
By Cat DiStasio
Electricity runs the world we live in -- but we often overlook the fact that our own bodies generate quite a bit of energy just by doing what we...
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Conheça os 20 carros clássicos mais caros do mundo

Conheça os 20 carros clássicos mais caros do mundo | Heron | Scoop.it
Os carros clássicos são a paixão de muitos coleccionadores, conheça os mais valiosos que foram a leilão nos últimos anos.
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Mercedes-Benz To Honor Sir Stirling Moss At Pebble Beach With Two Cars

Mercedes-Benz To Honor Sir Stirling Moss At Pebble Beach With Two Cars | Heron | Scoop.it
Earlier this year, Mercedes-Benz shot a 360-degree film to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Sir Stirling Moss' historic 1955 Mille Miglia victory. While the legendary 1,000-mile race is no more, Moss' time of 10 hours, 7 minutes and 48 seconds remains unbeaten. To honor the world-renowned...
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Canon Released an ISO Monster That Goes Up To 4,000,000 ISO - DIY Photography

Canon Released an ISO Monster That Goes Up To 4,000,000 ISO - DIY Photography | Heron | Scoop.it
The new Canon camera which goes by the boring name of ME20F-SH is capable of taking photos in almost complete darkness or in Canon’s words “delivers exceptionally high sensitivity to capture Full HD video with a minimum subject illumination of less than 0.0005 lux“. This is quite extraordinary and I would usually expect this kind of [...]
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Luxury Apartment + 6×6 All-Terrain Vehicle = Zetros

Luxury Apartment + 6×6 All-Terrain Vehicle = Zetros | Heron | Scoop.it
Expedition vehicles aren't usually famous for the luxury and style. But the Zetros is unquestionably an exception.   Powered by a 7.2L in-line 6-
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OOZ Labs 2 Mars na Lisbon Maker Faire

OOZ Labs 2 Mars na Lisbon Maker Faire | Heron | Scoop.it
Que eu tenho amigos estranhos não é novidade para quem me conhece... O mais curioso disso é que muitos desses meus amigos estranhos, sabem o quão estranhos são e demonstram um orgulho nisso quase t...
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LEGO Technic MB Arocs 3245

LEGO Technic MB Arocs 3245 | Heron | Scoop.it
With 2,753 parts, the LEGO Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3425 is the largest LEGO Technic model ever produced. It has fully independent suspension, double differential drive, twin axle steering and a working crane arm and grabber.
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You don't have to love cars, but you can't make them go away

Hating cars is easy, fun, and fashionable. I get it: they run into people, you might say. They contribute to noise pollution, they turn the planet into a festering ball of hot atmospheric gas. You...
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Reinvented Dominoes Are More Addictive Than Candy Crush

Reinvented Dominoes Are More Addictive Than Candy Crush | Heron | Scoop.it
The Grid, a set of wooden pieces resembling dominoes, is so gorgeous, you won't mind leaving it on the table.
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Nokia's virtual reality camera is designed for filmmakers

Nokia's virtual reality camera is designed for filmmakers | Heron | Scoop.it
Nokia has revealed a spherical, camera-studded device that can be used to shoot virtual reality videos.
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V10 Engine + Motorcycle = Insane 200MPH

V10 Engine +  Motorcycle = Insane 200MPH | Heron | Scoop.it
First came the Dodge Tomahawk, now Allen Millyard has built his own version of the 500bhp 8.0L V10 motorcycle, called the "Millyard Viper V10".  
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Que coisas tão feiinha

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Charly-Ann Cobdak mit neuer Ausstellung in Starnberg - Spiel und Kunst mit Mechanik

Das Landratsamt Starnberg zeigt diese Ausstellung nun noch bis 28.August 2015. Es ist ein großer Artikel von Katja Sebald
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