Tag: tech

Oct 15, 2018

Soooo Atlas the Robot is Doing Parkour Now

Soooo Atlas the Robot is Doing Parkour Now

The control software uses the whole body including legs, arms and torso, to marshal the energy and strength for jumping over the log and leaping up the steps without breaking its pace

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Oct 1, 2018

A Brief and Beautiful Timelapse of Aurora Borealis Dancing Above Earth

A Brief and Beautiful Timelapse of Aurora Borealis Dancing Above Earth

As seen by Alexander Gerst onboard the ISS

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Sep 17, 2018

The Weather Channel’s New Green Screen Tech is Impressive

The Weather Channel’s New Green Screen Tech is Impressive

They used Epic Games’ Unreal Engine to render the graphics

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Sep 5, 2018

This Might Be the Best Timed Shot in Television History

This Might Be the Best Timed Shot in Television History

James Burke had only one chance to nail this scene and boy did he deliver

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Aug 30, 2018

So a Gyro Stabilizer on a Boat is Pretty Cool…

So a Gyro Stabilizer on a Boat is Pretty Cool…

A powerful (and expensive) gyroscope can be quite effective at eliminating boat roll

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Aug 23, 2018

Russian Cosmonaut Takes You on a Tour of the Longest Route Possible on the ISS

Russian Cosmonaut Takes You on a Tour of the Longest Route Possible on the ISS

Oleg Artemyev gives you a 1st-person POV from the Japanese storage module to the Russian cargo module

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Aug 15, 2018

The RNLI’s Newest All-Weather Lifeboat is an Engineering Marvel

The RNLI’s Newest All-Weather Lifeboat is an Engineering Marvel

It’s the first RNLI lifeboat designed and built entirely in-house

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