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R2-D2 Lives In Modified Honda Element

07/08/2014, No, everyone’s favorite astromech droid, R2-D2, is not living on some planet away from our solar system with a member of the Skywalker family (just how long is the shelf life for droids anyways?), but actually, hiding right here on earth among us humans...

Robot Giraffe Drops By The White House

06/18/2014, I am not quite sure about you, but not any Tom, Dick and Harry are able to simply waltz onto the grounds of the White House without prior security clearance. How about robots, or in particular, a robotic giraffe? What you see above happens to be the...

Boeing 727 Transformed Into A Home

06/11/2014, Have wings, will travel. However, what happens when that pair of wings have been grounded due to obsolescence? Bruce Campbell is one such engineer who is based outside of Portland, Oregon, having transformed a retired Boeing 727 commercial airliner into a...

Man And Daughter Creates Simon Game Beating Robot

06/10/2014, Have you ever played the game Simon before? It can get really frustrating at the higher levels, but since necessity is the mother of all invention, here we are with this home built robot done by a father and his 7-year old daughter after getting too...

DIY GPS Logging Dog Harness

06/05/2014, Keeping track of Fido can be quite a challenge, especially when you live on a large swathe of land that has no fences. Those who live in homes with a fenced yard or in an apartment would have a far easier time knowing where your favorite four legged...

DIY Pyro Suit

05/29/2014, Colin Furze is on a roll here for sure. First of all, he took an interest in bringing “SNIKT!” to the masses by developing a pair of realistic retractable claws that Wolverine would approve of, before working on a pair of Magneto-inspired boots. While...

Magnetic Shoes Allows One To Walk On The Ceiling

05/22/2014, Now here is definitely something worth checking out – a pair of shoes that will allow someone to walk on the ceiling itself, upside down. Yes, you read that right – 34-year old Colin Furze from Lincolnshire has managed to use the better part...

Frostie The Goat Kid Gets Around In Small Wheelchair

05/21/2014, There are moments when we humans simply “connect” to the world around us, and by that, I am referring to nature and not something that has to do with computers, smartphones or tablets. Take Frostie for instance – Frostie is a sick baby goat who...

Personal Space Dress Tells Others To Steer Clear Of You

05/11/2014, Those who commute to work during peak hours would normally have to jostle elbow to elbow with the rest of the general populace, and this can be quite a claustrophobic experience for those who are not used to it. Apart from that, being jammed up line...

3Dioo A DIY ‘Oculus Rift’

05/04/2014, There is nothing quite like the human imagination that will bring things to the next level of evolution, and with the 3Dioo, it will offer a new way for us to look at 3D headsets. Demonstrated at the TechCrunch Disrupt New York 2014 hackathon, the 3Dioo...

Building Your Own Pedal Car

05/02/2014, So, you think that you might want to make it big in the world of Do It Yourself (DIY), and save yourself a fair number of dollars in the process. How about building your own car from scratch? Of course, making it road worthy is one thing, and having the...

DIY Web-Shooter To Complement Your Cyclops Ruby Quartz Visor

04/20/2014, An idle mind might be the devil’s workshop, but there are times when idle minds end up as the hotbed of innovation, the “Eureka!” moment, so to speak. Well, for those of you who cannot get enough of modern day CGI that makes it possible for movies...

DIY ‘Cyclops’ Laser Visor Lets You Cosplay As An X-Man

03/27/2014, For those of you who follow who the X-Men are from the universe of Marvel Comics, everyone’s favorite “class monitor”, the goody two-shoes Scott Summers is touted to have a power so great, his optic blasts are supposedly able to level mountains, and...

Gamebuino, The Arduino Handheld Console

03/26/2014, I am quite sure that many of us did play with the Nintendo Game Boy at one time or another during our younger days, and boy, did that little handheld console that could end up leaving quite an impression on our minds. Well, fast forward to today, and here...