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This Drone System Captures 3D Models That You Can Print

Drone Deploy is an impressive piece of software. Following a predefined flight-path, the system captures and analyzes the world below, then transforms the imagery into a 3D model skinned with bitmap images captured during the same flight. The result is ...
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These Robots Can Climb Walls and Weave You a Hammock

Automated weaving machines have been around for a long time, but what if you wanted to create web-like structures on the side of a tall building? That’s the possibility opened up by these smart semi-autonomous robots from the Institute of ...

This 3D Printed Digital Sundial Mixes Old and New Tech

When it comes to technology, a sundial isn’t exactly cutting edge. This example is an exception. Using the latest 3D printing technology and a computer model, French maker Mojoptix has designed a deceptively simple digital sundial which lets light through ...