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Build and Drive This Adorable FPV Balance Bot

Build a tiny, smooth-rolling balance bot using Intel’s Edison Compute Module — and drive it by FPV camera<p>When you’re getting started in robotics, building a self-balancing bot is a rite of passage.<p>Mine is called EddiePlus. He’s rechargeable, Wi-Fi-enabled, and remote controlled, and he’s an open …

Arduino

Fire Stocks

Before the horrific massacre in Las Vegas, I, and I suspect most people, had never heard of bump stocks or bump-fire stocks. As shown below, they are …

Fit Irregular (Impossible!) Shapes with ‘Ticking Sticks’

The trick to fitting wooden pieces into impossible recesses is to learn about “ticking sticks.” These simple sticks – plus a sheet of paper – can …

Woodworking

Tools & Craft #37: "A Nation That's Losing Its Toolbox"

This is not about the current debate on manufacturing. This is about people learning to make things with their hands.<p>Years ago the <i>Times</i> ran an …

Crafting

38 Lightning

Building model airplanes – and cars, and ships, and trains, or other model modes of transportation – is an art form that some enthusiasts fear is …

3D print an RC plane at home with this stunning and simple kit from KRAGA models

Sep 23, 2016 | By Nick<p><b>KRAGA</b> has released a 1.6m RC plane that you can put together at home with the most basic 3D printer and a simple kit.<p>Until now, …

How To: Charge a Cell Phone on Train Tracks

If you're ever lost or hurt out in the middle of nowhere with a dead cell phone, you might be able to "flag" down help as long as you're near some …

Arduino

Raspberry Pi Submarine ROV Underwater Drone (video)

Anyone looking for a little inspiration to create the next awesome Raspberry Pi project, may be interested in this awesome Raspberry Pi ROV or …

Raspberry Pi

DIY 3D Printed Motorized AT-AT: Infinite Orders - Technabob

Mechanical engineering student Daniel Olson helps the Empire rise again with his design for a miniature motorized AT-AT. You’ll need an electric …

Disney made a tiny robot car that can drive up walls

Disney's research arm has been quietly churning out impressive, occasionally unnerving experiments for some time now, and its latest is a particularly inspired bit of engineering: a small, four-wheeled robot with the uncanny ability to climb up walls.<p>The robot, VertiGo, was created through a …

Robotics

Researchers create breakthrough light-based microprocessor

Researchers working together from the University of Colorado Boulder, University of California, Berkeley, and MIT have developed a new and …

University of California
Seattle

How to Build Your Own Supercar

Ex-Mazda designer Carlos Salaff on Project Caden<p>It's every car-designer's dream—to design and build a supercar from scratch, with no constraints. …

Los Angeles

Fold A Paper Robot With An Arduino Brain

Origami action<p>Origami, the ancient art of paper folding, also shows up in modern science and engineering. By turning a two-dimensional sheet into a 3-D product, as origami artists do, engineers can make more-versatile versions of devices like space mirrors and heart stents. The same techniques can …

Ahmed’s Clock is NOT an Invention

Home » Ahmed’s Clock is NOT an Invention<p>Ahmed’s Alleged Invention<p>Unless you live in a cave (in which case you’re not reading this) you have been at …

Computer Forensics

This Incredible 3D Printed Device Stores Wind Energy in Gravity

Renewable energy is what will lead the planet to better self sufficiency. It will help the developing nations become more developed and the already …

3D Printing

Build a Drawbot from Two CD Drives and a Raspberry Pi #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

Boat Makes a Splash on Thingiverse

We’ve written a lot about quadcopters, now it’s time for another form of transportation in miniature: the ti-boat. Mechanical engineer and …

3D printed Miniscule On-Chip Microbatteries can independently power small chips

Our modern world may seem a bit unbelievable. Electronics seem to become incredibly smaller in size. You imagine the size of cell phones, music …