ICYMI: VR your self right into a robotic, plasma physics and extra

Right now on In Case You Missed It: UC Berkeley is utilizing VR, movement seize and spatial mapping to place a human ‘into’ the physique of a robotic with a way referred to as robotic teleoperation. The video seems to be like a sophisticated type of the claw recreation, but in addition provides a very fascinating perspective.

Germany’s Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics is operating, lastly, after almost 20 years of design and development. The hope is that its design will result in a safer various to nuclear energy.

And a Kickstarter undertaking is asking for cash for a cable that backs up your knowledge whereas charging your telephone. It prices about $60 for both an iOS or Android charger; snap it up for those who’re into redundancy or do not belief cloud storage.

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