Speedy springy robot ‘Salto’ catches some serious air

Speedy, springy robot 'Salto' catches some serious air

Speedy springy robot ‘Salto’ catches some serious air One day, lightweight robots like Salto could help search rubble at disaster sites Speedy : This lightweight robot, nicknamed Salto, uses a twisted spring to quickly jump a meter (more than 3 feet) from floor to wall. Someday, researchers say, robots like it could help search through rubble at disaster sites. STEPHEN MCNALLY AND ROXANNE MAKASDJIAN/UC BERKELEY Meet the robot that can do crazy acrobatics. Salto is a lightweight bot that stands on one skinny leg like a flamingo. But unlike a…

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Cheltenham 2017 Buveur D’Air wins Champion Hurdle

Cheltenham 2017 Buveur D'Air wins Champion Hurdle

Cheltenham 2017 Buveur D’Air wins Champion Hurdle Second favourite Buveur D’Air, ridden by Noel Fehily, stormed to victory in the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham. The Nicky Henderson-trained six-year-old, a 5-1 shot, came home ahead of My Tent Or Yours (16-1) and Petit Mouchoir (6-1). It was Fehily’s second Champion Hurdle victory, and owner JP McManus’ 50th winner at Cheltenham. Yanworth – the 9-4 favourite – never settled and placed seventh. Henderson’s sixth winner makes him the most successful trainer in the history of the race, following successes with See You…

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The 10 Weirdest Things that Could Happen to Amazon Prime Air Drones

The 10 Weirdest Things that Could Happen to Amazon Prime Air Drones

The 10 Weirdest Things that Could Happen to Amazon Prime Air Drones weirdest :When Jeff Bezos revealed Amazon’s plans to launch half an hour delivery by drone, the internet went wild with praise, doubt and premonitions of a Terminator style future! But in this day and age, we think there’s a whole host of much weirder events that could befall the delicate pieces of kit! 1. Shoot ’em up Picture the scene – cash strapped ruffians begin to realise that, right above their heads, PS4 and Xbox games are flying…

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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT AMAZON PRIME AIR

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT AMAZON PRIME AIR

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT AMAZON PRIME AIR EVERYTHING : Amazon has been the ecommerce leader in innovation, in particular with its immensely popular Prime service. It connects subscribers – who tender an average of $99 per year for the service – to generous two-day shipping and hassle-free returns on millions of products in its marketplace. For the annual fee, subscribers also gain access to thousands of streaming movies, TV shows and digital music via Amazon’s streaming service. All said, it’s not a bad bargain if you shop online…

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