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Remembering Nikola Tesla, the Genius Who Would've Turned 165 Years Old Today
Remembering Nikola Tesla, the Genius Who Would've Turned 165 Years Old Today

10 Jul 2021, 07:08 UTC / An ethnic Serbian that shaped the 20th century as we know it, Nikola Tesla is one of the most celebrated inventors of all time

 
Chinese Man Builds "Car," Gets Fined For Driving It
Chinese Man Builds "Car," Gets Fined For Driving It

25 Jul 2016, 15:39 UTC / Another Chinese man has built a car with tools and parts he found in a shed. The resulting vehicle is hardly considered a car, but he drove it on public roads

 
iBot Mobility Assistant Will Get Second Generation With Toyota
iBot Mobility Assistant Will Get Second Generation With Toyota

23 May 2016, 08:13 UTC / Toyota has announced a new partnership, which will spawn a new generation of iBot mobility assistants. The iBot is designed for the disabled community

 
Art Car Designer Builds the World’s Largest Contraption, and It’s a 1922 Ford Tourer
Art Car Designer Builds the World’s Largest Contraption, and It’s a 1922 Ford Tourer

12 Oct 2015, 18:39 UTC / Art cars are usually regular automobiles that were colored in a special way or maybe even shaped slightly different, but what this designer does is different

 
Elon Musk Made a School for His Kids to Study in, SpaceX Employees Like It <span>· Video</span>
Elon Musk Made a School for His Kids to Study in, SpaceX Employees Like It · Video

24 May 2015, 13:32 UTC / Elon Musk is always surprising somebody, especially when it comes to the interviews he gives. In the one in question, he calmly explains how he created a shcool

 
Chinese Farmer Builds Robo-Horse Because... It’s Cheaper <span>· Video</span>
Chinese Farmer Builds Robo-Horse Because... It’s Cheaper · Video

5 Feb 2015, 16:31 UTC / Su Daocheng, a 60-year old farmer from Hubei Province, China has created a robotic horse because he claims it's cheaper that way

 
Elon Musk Just Donated $10 Million to Stop Judgement Day, Keep AI Beneficial
Elon Musk Just Donated $10 Million to Stop Judgement Day, Keep AI Beneficial

16 Jan 2015, 09:24 UTC / When James Cameron wrote the epic science fiction thriller The Terminator, the movie that basically launched his film career and consolidated that of Arnold Schwarzenegger, the world would meet the ...

 
Guinness Record Holder “Jetman” Takes Over the Skies of Dubai
Guinness Record Holder “Jetman” Takes Over the Skies of Dubai

21 Dec 2014, 08:33 UTC / He dedicated his entire life on developing a way to get as closer as possible to flying like an actual bird. In 2006, Yves Rossy became the first man in the history of aviation to fly with a jet-pr...

 
This Model of Stephenson’s Rocket Stirling Engine Could Be Yours
This Model of Stephenson’s Rocket Stirling Engine Could Be Yours

28 Sep 2014, 20:04 UTC / He was called the greatest engineer of the 19th century and his work probably changed the world of railways as we now know it. The brilliant inventor is also the man who created the famous Rocket St...

 
OnStar Counting Patents
OnStar Counting Patents

30 Aug 2010, 18:19 UTC / August, the National Inventors Month, is almost over, but OnStar decided it's still time to add the numbers and give us an idea of how the technology most of us take for granted these days is t...

 
Inventor Melts Brake and Gas Pedals into One
Inventor Melts Brake and Gas Pedals into One

6 Aug 2010, 09:29 UTC / For the better part of the year, the favorite topic in the automotive industry was Toyota's now infamous unintended acceleration recall. Affecting millions of cars, the problem supposedly kille...