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robot cheetah leap
2015-05-29 11:18:42

Robot see, robot do. This robot cheetah collects information about the jump, and then leaps over hurdles.

2015-05-27 23:07:22

Google Virtual Reality (VR) to be featured in talks, exhibits, demos and hands-on workshops at IMMERSION 2015

2015-05-19 23:09:38

Smithsonian and Disney Keynotes and Workshops announced for IMMERSION 2015 in Paris this September Paris, France (PRWEB) May 19, 2015 The

2015-05-18 08:34:26

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard today announced a $10 million gift from the Gerstner Family Foundation that will expand cancer research at Broad

2015-05-14 08:40:56

'Granddaddy' of all business plan competitions celebrates its 25th anniversary CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Raptor Maps, a startup building and operating drone

2015-05-12 23:04:44

New Short Course for Design, Manufacturing, and R&D Professionals Runs July 20-24, 2015 CAMBRIDGE, Mass.

MIT Seabot
2015-05-08 14:04:24

Many an ardent Trekkie dreams of seeing their favorite fictional world become reality. The dream just came closer. MIT scientists have built a “Seabot” system that mirrors the workings of Star Trek’s Starship Enterprise. MIT engineers developed “cognitive” control algorithms for underwater robots allowing them to plan underwater missions autonomously. Brian Williams, professor of aeronautics and astronautics at MIT, helped model the system and even named it Enterprise.

2015-05-05 23:07:48

Sqrrl's Big Data Analytics solution for cybersecurity investigations continues to garner awards. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 The 12th Annual

2015-05-04 08:35:00

IT Business Analytics Solution Earns Prestigious Recognition from MIT Panel CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The 12(th) Annual

2015-04-28 08:33:34

SEATTLE, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MIT Enterprise Forum Northwest announces "

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).