Quantcast

engineering

Moveable
Moveable

Will Exoskeletons Give Us Superpowers?

All the strength of a body builder, with none of the body oil. We test out the latest bionic enhancements in the first episode of FLUX.
Theo Gibson
1.18.18
happy holidays
happy holidays

Watch This Humanoid Robot Doing Pushups and Crunches and Reckon with Your Own Mortality

Researchers say the robots will help with the development of prostheses.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.20.17
Outer Limits
Outer Limits

Undraining the Swamp

Florida is trying to undo decades of damage to the Everglades.
Ankita Rao
11.4.17
Soft Robotics
Soft Robotics

This Shape-Shifting Material Mimics Octopus Skin

I'm waiting for my octopus suit.
Jacob Dubé
10.12.17
clean room
clean room

I Saw the Future in Columbia’s Nanotechnology Clean Room

I entered a fragile world of UV-sensitive research, nylon clean suits, and beard covers.
Caroline Haskins
9.19.17
programming
programming

Coders In Wealthy and Developing Countries Lean on Different Programming Languages

But does it matter?
Michael Byrne
8.30.17
gnarly!
gnarly!

I Surfed a Perfect Man-Made Wave in the Heart of Texas

A decades-long swell of wave-generating technologies is finally catching a break.
Campbell Watson
7.21.17
and hot dogs
and hot dogs

Watch This Giant Super Soaker Cut a Watermelon in Half

It's seven-feet long and can smash glass.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.11.17
Simulations
Simulations

Computational Models Suggest Heroism Is Suboptimal for Saving Lives in an Emergency

Maybe George Costanza was right.
Michael Byrne
6.25.17
they see me rollin
they see me rollin

Watch As These Exoskeletons Auto-Adjust To People’s Steps

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon created an algorithm that lets the exoskeleton evolve midstep.
Kaleigh Rogers
6.22.17
The Future Is Weird
The Future Is Weird

Welcome to the Slightly Alien Future World of Terreform ONE

The Brooklyn-based non-profit research and design group is trying to prepare humanity for whatever comes next, as founding co-president Mitchell Joachim tells Motherboard.
Samantha Cole
6.1.17
A boring question
A boring question

We Asked Geotechnical Engineers If Elon Musk’s Crazy Underground Tunnel Dream Is Realistic

They're like a "subway system on steroids."
Sarah Emerson
5.5.17