Discovery

Man Controls Robotic Hand with Mind

For a month, Pierpaolo Petruzziello’s amputated arm was connected to a robotic limb, allowing him to feel sensations and control the arm with his thoughts. Rossella Lorenzi talks to him about the bionic experiment.

Prototype This! S01E06-Firefighter Future Tech

Episode 6 The team tries to revolutionize firefighting equipment. As they learned, hauling the heavy fire equipment up flights of stairs leaves firefighters tired, and with less oxygen in their tank. One of their challenges was to build a “Stairbot” to carry the equipment, and then convert into a rescue seat.

Dont buy the Cars, We have Space Ships for sale!

Because of the recession,many companies have downsized. I just came to know from the NASA’s website that they are selling three of their spaceships to cope with the economic blues. The Space ships were for sale with a price tag of

Top 10 Most Famous Lab Discoveries in History

Science has brought us many exciting discoveries. Laboratories are great places to make discoveries, since they are generally sterile and equipped with what is needed to perform experiments. Sometimes, lab experiments yield the results expected, and at other times, lab discoveries have been made by accident.

Prototype This! S01E02-Boxing Robots

Episode 2 The prototype team looks into the future of gaming — and giant, boxing robots are what they see. Joe and Zoz utilize a technology called optical glyph tracking to allow the robots to

Prototype This! S01E01-Mind Controlled Car

The show follows a team of inventors, as they try to build the future: Dr. Mike North – Material Science, University of California, Santa Barbara