How a Spider Named Kim is Helping Scientists Create a New Class of Jumping Robots

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A spider named Kim is helping scientists create agile jumping robots. Using high-speed cameras and 3D CT scans, researchers from the University of Manchester recorded how Kim jumps to capture the mechanics and the minutest details of how spiders leap. The study is now published in Nature Scientific Reports. The researchers hope that their improved … Read more

Google teams up with CyArk to Preserve Endangered Wonders of the World

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Google is working with tech nonprofit CyArk in preserving the world’s wonders in virtual reality. In a joint effort called Open Heritage, Google teams up with tech nonprofit CyArk to provide the public with virtual reality (VR) access to the world’s endangered historical sites. CyArk, a 3D laser scanning nonprofit is responsible for scanning the … Read more

Sparta Science Gets Stronger as it Plays with More Pros

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Sparta Science attracts more high-profile sports organization with injury prevention and rehabilitation software. Start-up Sparta Science racks up high-profile partnerships in the professional sports world with its sports injury solutions. The sports health company currently works with Atlanta Falcons, Colorado Rockies and Cleveland Cavaliers in preventing and rehabilitating sports injuries. Sparta Science’s Diagnostic Solutions Sparta … Read more