"I didn't read Dune. But I have a friend who say me it was fantastic."
'enra', a performance/entertainment team specialising in fusing live performance with projected imagery presents 'Fuma-Kai'.
Brought to you by the minds of Boston Dynamics and DARPA.
[credit:Hyun Myung/KAIST via ieeespectrum]
[credit: Korea Times file. Prof. Park and another cloned cow from 2009]
Boeing engineers have retrofitted retired F-16s with equipment for remote control and demonstrated "the first unmanned QF-16 Full Scale Aerial Target flight."
Apparently an insect species (Issus coleoptratus) had developed functional gears long before Homo sapiens even conceived of such simple machines. Surprising Science reports the news of the discovery by biologists, Malcolm Burrows and Gregory Sutton. With the use of electron microscopy and high speed video capture,…
It's the only way we can be empirically sure.
This iguana appears to get territorial with a large tyrannosaurus toy. Iguana's attack is super effective. I especially like how the iguana 'celebrates' its victory.
Physicists Philippe Marmottant and his team have observed a unique form of locotion in the spores of the Horsetail (Equisetum) plant. Each spore (measuring ~50 micrometers) is equipped with four appendages (elaters) that "are initially wrapped around the main spore body, and that deploy upon drying or fold back in…