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Five reasons to teach robotics in schools

Technology is critical for innovation, yet schools struggle to get students interested in this area. Could teaching robotics change this?<p>The …

5 technologies that will change business as usual

A disruptive technology can be defined as an innovation that will help to develop new value networks and markets. However, these new technologies …

"Reversible Concrete" Is Ready to Revolutionize Temporary Architecture

Working with Gramazio Kohler Research, these guys are changing how we think about infrastructure.<p>The world has been "about to be revolutionized" by 3D printing for years now, but aside from rapid prototyping, 3D selfies, and the occasional gimmicky 3D-printed house, we don't see much of it every …

This creepy cape responds to the male and female gaze

If you’ve got the money, it’s not difficult to get into the wearable tech game. Even before the Apple watch was slapped onto every banker’s wrist in the City, we’ve seen robot dresses on the catwalk through the noughties and jackets with iPods and phones implanted into the sleeves. But now the …

Wearable Tech

Organic ‘computers’ made of DNA could process data inside our bodies

We invariably imagine electronic devices to be made from silicon chips, with which computers store and process information as binary digits (zeros and ones) represented by tiny electrical charges. But it need not be this way: among the alternatives to silicon are organic mediums such as DNA.<p>DNA …

Nanotech

The world’s largest Delta 3D printer creates nearly zero-cost homes out of mud

1/19<p>BigDelta 3D printer by WASP<p>The future of affordable (and sustainable) housing may lie with 3D printing. The World’s Advanced Saving Project …

3D Printing

5 Reasons Architects Should Learn to Code

As architects, we need to know a lot of stuff. We need to know building codes, structures, mechanical systems, materials. We need to know how to read …

30 Unbelievable Places That Are Hard To Believe Really Exist

Our Earth is full of wonders and beautiful places. Here is a collection of some breathtaking places that are hard to believe really exist.<b>(h/t:</b> …

Joris Laarman designs steel canal bridge that will be 3D printed by robots

Dutch designer Joris Laarman has designed a pedestrian bridge for Amsterdam that will be 3D printed by robots (+ slideshow).<p>The ornate metal …

Lab3d Prints The Side of a Prototype Building, Including Insulation, Piping, Window Frames & More

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA<p>The construction industry has been rather stagnant for the past several decades, perhaps even longer. When you look at how a …

Artist Charles Young Completes Work on Daily Paper Model Project After Designing 365 Structures | Colossal

<p>It’s daunting to witness the labor poured into a 365-day creative project, be it taking a daily photo, doing a quick sketch, or even writing a few …

This Advice From IDEO's Nicole Kahn Will Transform the Way You Give Presentations

“Stories are the way our teams get excited, aligned, and rallied around the same goal,” says long-time IDEO Project Lead Nicole Kahn. “But more …

The Fanatic Feminist Who Created ‘Monopoly’

The famous boardgame has an equally famous origin myth—poor Depression dad creates game for family—but it turns out the truth is more tortured, and …

Nervana Systems raises $3.3M to build hardware designed for deep learning

Nervana Systems, a San Diego-based startup building a specialized system for deep learning applications, has raised a $3.3 million series A round of …

Barock by Renate Buser at the Bellelay Abbey Foundation

<b>Protagonist of this year’s edition of the Bellelay Abbey annual art exhibition, Swiss artist Renate Buser presents Barock – a monumental photographic</b> …