Four microphones, computer algorithm enough to produce 3-D model of simple, convex room
Blind people sometimes develop the amazing ability to perceive the contours of the room they're in based only on auditory information. Bats and dolphins use the same echolocation technique for navigating ...
Speed-of-light 'nano-camera' produces 3D translucent objects
A $500 "nano-camera" that can operate at the speed of light has been developed by researchers in the MIT Media Lab.
Robot hummingbird passes flight tests (w/ Video)
'Nano-pixels' promise thin, flexible, high resolution displays
A new discovery will make it possible to create pixels just a few hundred nanometres across that could pave the way for extremely high-resolution and low-energy thin, flexible displays for applications such ...
Wearable display meets blindfold test for sensing danger
Bridgestone goes airless in tire concept for Tokyo show
Fighter jet training dome shows 360-degree view
3D Builder is free 3D printing app for Windows 8.1
Infinium to place rare earth metals in Clean Metal Age
Near error-free wireless detection made possible
(Phys.org) —A new long-range wireless tag detection system, with potential applications in health care, environmental protection and goods tracking, can pinpoint items with near 100 per cent accuracy over ...
By using optical equipment in a totally unexpected way, MIT researchers have created an imaging system that makes light look slow.
SoftWheel system signifies wheelchair relief (w/ video)
Intelligent Traffic System Predicts Future Traffic Flow on Multiple Roads
At Minnesota's Farmfest, drones and data fly onto the agenda
Forget the weather and politics. As thousands of Minnesota farmers gather this week for the big trade show Farmfest, the real buzz is overhead.