Tag Archives: Robotics

Information that deserves attention, 16

These are the articles and videos from the previous week I found most interesting. Land Rover and Virgin Galactic Rosetta Spacecraft Rendezvous with Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko Haptic Feedback at the Fingertips Robotic Insects Art of Sound The Danger Theory Fate of Antarctica Land Rover and Virgin Galactic The Visionaries You do have to be bold, brave, […]

Alaska

Russia Gave Us a Discount on Alaska Many ridiculed Secretary of State William Seward for purchasing Alaska from Russia in 1867. But he turned out to be quite the shrewd businessman. Alaska’s Glaciers Take Up More Space Than All of West Virginia There are about 30,000 square miles of glaciers in Alaska, many of which […]

How to influence others more effectively

These are the articles and videos from the previous week I found most interesting. Michio Kaku on Reading Minds, Recording Dreams, and Brain Imaging Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger? Cryptography Primer ASIMO and Beyond: The history of Honda’s robotics program Get your next eye exam on a smartphone How to create nanowires only […]