Tag Archives: Robotics

Japan makes cyborg suit to fight radiation in Fukushima.

In January we mentioned something called the Hybrid Assistive Limb, called HAL, showing at this year’s Consumer Electronic’s Show. It was actually invented by a super-skilled Japanese robotics engineer named Yoshiyuki Sankai (山海嘉之教授 in Japanese). As you may know, the recent earthquake … Continue reading

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Link Dump 10-21

Today we’ll just pass on some of the most interesting science, engineering and CS links around! Check out this new medical ID card, which has a 1GB data stick. Sometimes solving problems is just about having a good idea. Think … Continue reading

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FRC Oregon Regionals

Today was (and still is) the Oregon Regional championship for the FIRST Robotics Competition. You can see the streaming webcast, too, but that link might die when the competition ends. Edit: The competition is over, but the videos are uploaded … Continue reading

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