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Student Invents Cheap Bomb Defusing Robot

03/06/2013, You know what they say, where there is a will, there is a way. Suleman Khan, an MSc final year student at the Institute of Physics and Electronics, University of Peshawar (UOP), has managed to figure out a way to develop a low-cost wireless bomb defusing...

Russian Ostrich Robot Costs Only $1,500 To Build

02/21/2013, Necessity is the mother of all invention, but what about building stuff just for fun, or out of interest as your hobby? I suppose enthusiasm as well as the constant striving to improve oneself is there in this bunch of Russians, who actually forked out...

Solar Powered Copter

02/20/2013, We have seen our fair share of devices that run on solar power in the past, but surely a solar panel that flies? That takes the cake, at least for now. A group of students at Queen Mary University of London have a vision to develop a solar-powered copter,...

Adhesive Turns To Solid Based On Light

02/07/2013, Now here is a material that I believe, when bonded on a molecular level with a down and out scientists in a freak accident with some sort of radiation thrown into the picture, would create a decent superhero or supervillain, depending on which side of the...

Mist Computer Display Spotted In Japan

01/14/2013, You know what they say, if you want something done, then you gotta do it yourself. Considering how it is rather dry in the Land of the Rising Sun during winter, it makes perfect sense to unpack that humidifier from time to time and keep things running...

Buzzing Snowboard Guides Snowboarders Down Treacherous Slopes

01/01/2013, Do you like to go skiing or snowboarding? If you have answered “Yes!” for the latter activity and are still figuring your way around on a snowboard, then you would do well to pay attention to the future thanks to this technologically enhanced...

Twitter Roach Is Some Gross Tech

12/27/2012, I am one of those who think that cockroaches are one of the grossest things alive, and these critters do not seem to die no matter what you do – bug sprays, roach traps, the works. In fact, it is said that if you kill one, there are plenty more of...

Food Allergy Smartphone Dock Could Come In Handy

12/21/2012, Be thankful that you are not allergic at all to any kind of food, as there are some folks out there who could actually endanger their lives if they were to consume some peanuts, let alone come into contact with it. Well, when you are out in the big, bad...

BeetBox Makes Music Out Of Your Vegetables

12/20/2012, Mom always asked us not to play with our food, but perhaps she did not have the insight to peer into the future where one particular Scott Garner, on a whiff of inspiration, has come up with this rather ingenious piece of work – the BeetBox, a...

Raspberry Pi-To-Go DIY Laptop

12/20/2012, The Raspberry Pi, a piece of silicon wizardry that costs all of just $35, has proven itself to be quite the catalyst in kicking off DIY projects. Having said that, this is one interesting Raspberry Pi project that would definitely make you wish you had...

Tesla Model S Door Handle Is A Beer Dispenser

12/20/2012, Here is a quick question – did you know that the 60kWh Tesla Model S has a range of 208 miles on a full charge? Sure you knew that, but surely only a few folks realize that the Model S’ door handle could actually be transformed into a handy beer...

DIY Silent Computer Is Loved By Librarians

12/18/2012, There is nothing quite like the sound of silence whenever you need some time for yourself, and the noisy world should be kept at bay. Going to a library would definitely help, but sometimes, the whirring of the unserviced ceiling fans as well as footsteps...

Solar-powered Water Purification System

12/18/2012, What was I doing when I was 14-years old? Sure, it was a couple of years after puberty hit, and all sorts of physical changes were happening, and I spent my Saturday mornings watching cartoons and sitcoms, with a steady diet of computer games following...

Bottoms Up Draft Beer Dispensing System

12/18/2012, We love telling it like it is, and with the Bottoms Up Draft Beer Dispensing System, you know for sure that it is describes itself perfectly. When one goes out drinking with one’s mates, the boisterous spirit (pun not intended) among the group would...