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MIT’s speedy Mini Cheetah robot learns to backflip

March 4, 2019 0

MIT’s Cheetah team has built some incredibly impressive electric robots, capable of jumping hurdles and navigating blindly, but in some ways the new Mini Cheetah

edX Creates Promotional Website for its Open Source Platform ‘Open edX’

January 26, 2019 0

Advertisement Top organizations, such as edX, MIT, Harvard, IBM, Microsoft, XuetangX, and Global Knowledge, use Open edX software   Open online course provider edX has

Engineers can now reverse-engineer 3D models

January 5, 2019 0

A system that uses a technique called constructive solid geometry (CSG) is allowing MIT researchers to deconstruct objects and turn them into 3D models, thereby

MIT researchers are now 3D printing glass

December 31, 2018 0

While the thought of a machine that can squirt out endless ropes of molten glass is a bit frightening, the folks at MIT have just

With no moving parts, this plane flies on the ionic wind

November 22, 2018 0

Since planes were invented, they’ve flown using moving parts to push air around. Sure, there are gliders and dirigibles, which float more than fly, but

RFID stickers could signal contaminated food

November 15, 2018 0

If a food item isn’t safe to eat, it’s best to find that out before someone eats it. But manual testing of every jar and

Alumni Ventures Group is the most active venture fund you’ve never heard of

October 20, 2018 0

Alumni Ventures Group’s (AVG) limited partners aren’t endowment or pension funds. Its typical LP is a heart surgeon in Des Moines, Iowa. The firm has both