FIRST Robotics: Who are the Celebrities of the Future? (Video)

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"You get what you celebrate." In 1989 Dean Kamen created FIRST Robotics to change the culture from one that idolizes entertainment celebrities and sports stars to one that celebrates scientists, engineers and visionaries. Over 20 years later, how much has changed?
By Galactic Public Archives
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3D Printing on Adam Savage’s Hellboy Glove Project (Video)

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For Adam's Hellboy Mecha-Glove project, he collaborated with other makers to fabricate certain components that were too complicated to build alone. Tested's 3D printing expert Sean Charlesworth visits the Cave to discuss the piece that he produced for Adam and test it for the first time. Watch the full video on Adam's Hellboy Mecha-Glove project here: http://ift.tt/1tFBUrS Camera: Joey Fameli Editor: Tyler Winegarner
By Tested
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HydroForming with a Pressure Washer – Setting up/testing (Video)

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Hydroforming is a great way to form bends,cones and other odd shapes using just water pressure from an ordinary garden pressure washer. This video shows how to adapt the hose from the washer and tests out what shapes work and what doesn't. There is a more in depth write up on my website here http://ift.tt/1u4V8u3 follow me on twitter http://ift.tt/1cce3Mn and my Facebook page http://ift.tt/1eAn8sH
By colinfurze
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Wonder Festival – Summer 2014 (SciFi Japan TV #22) (Video)

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On July 27th, SciFi JAPAN TV attended Wonder Festival - Summer 2014! Wonder Festival is a bi-annual event held in the Makuhari Messe, in Chiba Prefecture, Japan with a wide display of "garage kits".
By ACTV Japan
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Steampunk Robots and Hacked Bugs – Skylanders – Wired Magazine (Video)

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i-Wei Huang hacks together bit and peices to make beautiful steam powered robots and techno bugs. You may have seen his work before, at his day job Huang develops toys and characters for Skylanders. Subscribe to the all-new WIRED channel here: http://ift.tt/12adH2s Visit the WIRED channel for more video: http://ift.tt/1lUgynV Connect with WIRED Online: Visit WIRED.com: http://www.WIRED.com Follow WIRED on Facebook: http://ift.tt/1cdejnz Follow WIRED on Google+: http://ift.tt/13NHUkY Follow WIRED on Twitter: http://ift.tt/14MRAuV Follow WIRED on Instagram: http://ift.tt/1lUgynY Follow WIRED on Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Steampunk Robots and Hacked Bugs - Skylanders - Wired Magazine Starring: i-Wei Huang
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Japanese Robot Watch: Pepper (Video)

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Tofugu is keeping its eye on Japan's contribution to the robot world. And today's episode focuses on a contribution that will change the world forever...maybe. Find us on: http://www.tofugu.com/ http://ift.tt/1z073JJ http://ift.tt/WdDfre Music: "News Sting" and "Cut Trance" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
By Tofugu
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MF201 1 (Video)

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MF201 is a 25cm tall new type of Robot Control System suitable for realizing "Motion Figure System". It is very slim and silent and based on "Motional Bone System" and "Karakuri Unit". It can realize cute, silent and low cost Motion Figure System.
By benten505
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ROBOTIS DARWIN-MINI Humanoid Robot (Video)

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Initial tests right after assembly with no adjustments or other tweeks. Everything worked perfectly the first time it powered up. After I spend some time tweeking the alignment it will be even better.
By Robots Dreams
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ソフトバンク CM 白戸家「鏡」篇 30秒 (Video)

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▼Pepper(ペッパー)登場 http://ift.tt/1kOUbNO 【制作エピソード】 今回のCM撮影はPepper発表前に行われた為、厳しい情報管理の下に進められました。ギリギリまで最少人数で準備を進め、撮影に臨みました。撮影現場では、堺さんや斎藤さんと触れ合うPepper。皆さん興味深そうにPepperを見ていました。その一方でスタジオの一角には、Pepperの開発チームが帯同し、撮影に向けてギリギリまで調整を重ねていました。 たくさんの関係者の思いを込めてPepperのCMは作られました。ぜひお楽しみください。
By ソフトバンク(SoftBank)
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DARWIN MINI Dueling Banjos Dance (Video)

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Check out the DARWIN MINI playing air banjo and dancing! The DARWIN MINI is made by ROBOTIS and is based on the DARwIn OP open humanoid robot research platform. Available soon from Trossen Robotics!
By trossenrobotics
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