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Here are all the crazy-advanced robots built by Google's Boston Dynamics group

Boston Dynamics, a robot group born out of MIT and currently owned by Google, makes absolutely incredible robots.<p>From giant dog robots to ones resembling humans, these are definitely the most advanced robots we've ever seen.<p>Here's Boston Dynamics' wild robots:

Robotics

Home of the Day: Modern elegance in La Cañada Flintridge

Awarded the prestigious Architectural Merit Award by Pasadena Foothill AIA in 2012, this Midcentury Modern-inspired home was built in 2008 by designer Jamie Bush and the team at Osborne Architects. Redwood plank walls and exposed steel beams are among the defining features of the flat-roofed …

Detroit among 5 cities leading the way in urban innovation

In 2008, for the first time in history, more human beings lived in cities than in rural areas. The United Nations projects that by 2050 nearly …

Urban Design

Tips for Starting a Company Without Any Business Skills

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>Q: What advice do you have for someone looking to start a fashion company but has no experience in the field of business?</b> <i><br>-- Twitter profile Dalphine Twins</i><p><b>A:</b> Some of the most successful founders I’ve had the pleasure of mentoring started …

Entrepreneurship

The Longest, Deepest Rail Tunnel on Earth Just Opened in the Swiss Alps

After 17 years of construction, the GotthardBase Tunnel opens today. This feat of engineering is a 35-mile high-speed rail connection beneath the …

High-speed Rail

4 ways Elon Musk's proposed Hyperloop will change how we travel

If you are like most, you probably find air travel to be a stressful experience.<p>There's the commute to the airport, the long lines to check your bag, the security check, and then once you're finally on the plane, there's the tight squeeze of sitting for several hours with barely any legroom.<p>And …

High-speed Rail

30 of the most impressive new buildings in the world

The Royal Institute of British Architects thinks that's worth celebrating, and has commissioned the first annual edition of their global architecture award, called The RIBA International Prize.<p>30 buildings around the world have been shortlisted for the new prize, and the selection committee will …

City Halls

IIFA Awards 2016: Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, and Deepika Padukone to set the stage on fire

The star-studded IIFA Awards 2016 to be hosted by Bollywood stars Farhan Akhtar and Shahid Kapoor. This year we will see power-packed performances by …

Bollywood

Krishnan House / Khosla Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The 16,000 sft site of the Krishnan house had several existing and mature trees and we envisioned a …

Architecture

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Atlantis Resorts plans world's most expensive resort in Hawaii

Atlantis Resorts' entry into the U.S. could result in the world's most expensive resort.<p>Citing sources close to the situation, Hawaii News Now reported the resort chain is in the process of finalizing a deal to construct a resort in Ko Olina, Hawaii.<p>Originally announced back in 2005, the project …

Priyanka Chopra has consistently proved herself: Shraddha Kapoor

Shraddha Kapoor and Priyanka ChopraWhen asked who her idol was, Shraddha said: "I've always been a Priyanka Chopra fan. I feel that the work she has …

Bollywood

Android Circuit: Android Beats Apple, Microsoft's Android Ambitions, S7 Edge Saves Samsung

Taking a look back at seven days of news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit includes the Chinese smartphone market moving towards Android, how the Galaxy S7 is saving Samsung, the rise of Marshmallow, Google’s monthly update of bug fixes and patches, BlackBerry’s disappointing …

Samsung Has Patented An Augmented Reality Smart-Contact Lens

Technology Photo credit: Alpha Zynism/ShutterstockGoogle Glass perhaps didn’t receive the earth-shattering response the company – and world – had …

Augmented Reality

The design of the Tesla Model 3 is dramatically minimalist — but also controversial

Tesla unveiled its mass-market Model 3 in March 31 in Los Angeles. We knew that the car would be smaller than the Model S and the Model X, and we could make a few assumptions about the general design, given that Teslas are supposed to look like, well, Teslas.<p>But when CEO Elon Musk finally rolled …

Tesla

8 Groundbreaking Projects by Architect Zaha Hadid

The architecture profession has long been dominated by male “starchitects” and public figures. Iraqi-born Zaha Hadid, however, managed to break …

Architecture

Zaha Hadid: A complete list of unbuilt designs

Unbuilt, unrealized, and in-progress designs from the late architect's unfolding legacy<p>The architects at her firm, Zaha Hadid Architects, played key roles creating many of her masterpieces, as well as scores of forthcoming projects across the globe. After consulting with Zaha Hadid Architects, …

Skyscrapers

Bezos praises third Blue Origin launch-and-land rocket test as 'perfect'

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Jeff Bezos' space transportation company Blue Origin successfully launched and landed for the third time a suborbital rocket capable of carrying six passengers, taking another step on its path in developing reusable boosters, the company said on Saturday.<p>The New Shepard rocket …

Space Travel

Tesla is about to face the biggest challenge in its history

Last week in Los Angeles, CEO Elon Musk presided over the unveiling of the electric-car maker's wildly anticipated mass-market car, the Model 3.<p>I was there, and the Model 3 looks sharp, although I'm less enthused about its design than I was when it was first rolled out and I was given a short test …

Tesla

What Mexico City learned by devoting an office to designing public spaces

MEXICO CITY, Mexico — Mexico’s sprawling capital city is so big that authorities aren’t even sure how many people live here. But inside the municipal …

How To Design The World’s Biggest Airport Terminal

How do you make an airport terminal that spans 173 acres feel like anything but a monster? Zaha Hadid attempts the impossible in Beijing.<p>Beijing’s new airport is going to be a monster. At 7.5 million square feet, it covers about the same amount of space as 130 football fields put together–all …

Flying