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Disaster droids face off in the Darpa Robotics Challenge

<b>Final preparations are being made by 24 robotics teams about to compete for $3.5m (£2.3m) worth of prizes in a Pentagon-backed competition.</b><p>Their machines are being challenged to carry out a series of disaster-related tasks in the shortest time possible.<p>The US Department of Defence's Darpa research …

The web portal Lycos is releasing a smart band and smart ring

Lycos, the search engine and web portal that you may remember from way, way back, is not only still around, it's actually launching a pair of wearables today. Simply called the Band and the Ring, the wearables are primarily being pitched as devices that can be used to replace your password, using …

A Large, Modern Addition to a Victorian Home in Melbourne

The Armadale House 1’s front and back facades fall into the “one of these things is not like the other”, yet they work perfectly together. The …

Here's Your Next $2 Million Ride

The Koenigsegg Regera goes from zero to 250 mph in under 20 seconds<p>When it comes to high-end vehicles, Swedish automaker Koenigsegg is known for pushing boundaries. Now it has done away with one of the hallmarks of a sports car, the clutch. Its new hybrid, the Regera, can go from zero to 250 miles …

Electric Vehicles

Intel FPGA and SoC

FPGA is an acronym for Field Programmable Gate Array — a semiconductor IC where a large majority of the electrical functionality inside the device …

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Miniature Medieval Interiors Carved into Raw Marble Blocks by Mathew Simmonds | Colossal

<p>Favored for its translucency and durability, marble has been the material of choice for sculptors beginning with the early Greek masters. And their …

11 Magical Tree Tunnels You Should Definitely Take A Walk Through

There’s something magical about being able to walk underneath a lush canopy of trees while surrounded by nature.<p>It’s a serene and beautiful …