On 3 July 1880, “a weekly journal of scientific progress” published its first research articles under the banner Science. From that original print medium, the inaugural set of papers has been reprinted, photocopied, posted online, converted to PDF, and even etched in glass blocks to serve as special gifts. Being part of the vanguard is indeed a privilege, an […]
NASA's MAVEN spacecraft, which will study the atmosphere of Mars like never before, arrives at the Red Planet tonight (Sept. 21) and you can watch it live online. Watch the live webcast beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET (0130 GMT).
SpaceX's Dragon capsule soared into orbit on a delivery run to the International Space Station with more than 2.5 tons of astronaut supplies, science experiments and other cargo, including 20 mice and the first 3D printer built for space.
Here's a robot video that I found interesting: The New UP Box is an exemplary 3D printer. Fast, Pure and Smart HEPA filter to remove air-born containments and fumes Well engineered with internal steel chassis and impressive HD 100 micron 3D print resolution Fully automatic platform levelling and height sense – no human interaction required [...]
Here's a robot video that I found interesting: Researchers at MIT and Northeastern University have equipped a robot with a novel tactile sensor that lets it grasp a USB cable and insert it into a USB port. (Learn more about the sensor: http://bit.ly/1uNmcft) Video: Melanie Gonick, MIT News Computer renderings courtesy of Rui Li By [...]