Glory Hole: How discharges water from a reservoir

The Lake Berryessa in Northern California Napa County has a special drainage system. he fills up excessively, the excess water will disappear in a huge overflow, the „Morning Glory Spillway“ ie, by the residents but „Glory Hole“ is called. The whole thing is somewhat reminiscent of an XXL version of the expiry, as we know it from the bathtub. That the Lake Berryessa is overfull, comes in drought-stricken California very rare. The last time it was nearly a decade ago the case. Since then lay the 21 Meter wide overflow in the dry. A record amount of rain, that has fallen since the beginning of, has now changed. the 60 Meter was deep shaft 1997 become a 41-year-old local resident undoing. She swam too close to the Morning Glory Spillway zoom and fell in his wake. They should, according to eyewitnesses still around 20 have kept minutes at the edge of the funnel, before being dragged down and drowned.

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Overflowing Glory Hole Spillway at Lake Berryessa Drone Report - Lake Berryessa News 2-18-17

Motorized off-road rollerblades

Friends, Here you see the future of personal transportation options! First there was the car, Then there was the Segway. Now is a technology at the start, combines the best of rollerblading and motorized driving experience: EV4! Jack Skopinski has manufactured this unit, which speeds between 14 and 20 km / h can. are powered parts of a 5 kg Battery, which, I suspect, located in a backpack, Therefore, the wiring. is controlled with a hand-held pad. The first prototype quite interesting, let's see what it is…

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Amsterdamer Canal House: House from the 3D printer

3D printing is THE revolutionary industrial process and not a week goes by now, without the limits of the mechanism to be extended. By means of the giant printer camera maker 2.0 was just once a house printed. Granted, the „Canal House“ fall quite small, but if that succeeds, why not more? Further information about the design of DUS Architects is there to see their website - Or you just have a look in Amsterdam by.

A beta-preneurial building project, which has the goal to revolutionize the building industry and offer new tailor made housing solutions worldwide.

Amsterdamer Canal House: House from the 3D printer
Amsterdamer Canal House: House from the 3D printer
Amsterdamer Canal House: House from the 3D printer
Amsterdamer Canal House: House from the 3D printer

How to Destroy a Giant Robot

The US&A wants known to compete in a Roboterduell against Japan and now have the MegaBots, the American team, already made their Robot broken. However, this is perfectly fine, because they wanted to find out so, as much damage to the Robot is to be expected and thereby how large the risk for the pilot. Somehow that's probably Science, but rather on Mythbusters level…

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How to Destroy a Giant Robot (Season 1)

Hoverboard Schneepflug

There will be people who buy a Hoverboard, fall a few times on the nose and then give up. Others not only master the art, but put the device in the household. How to transform itself into a mechanized plow…

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Hoverboard Snowplow

Boston Dynamics Wheelie-Robot

Boston Dynamics has a new bot on two wheels at the start, of a bit of a Segway is, only „independent“ and with arms. Unfortunately, this is the following Video only filmed, if the posting a better video of the part, I replace the here…

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Boston Dynamics "nightmare inducing" wheeled robot "Handle", presentation video close-up | 2017

Playing with quadrocopters the James Bond Theme

A band from Quadrocopter playing the James Bond Theme…

Flying robot quadrotors perform the James Bond Theme by playing various instruments including the keyboard, drums and maracas, a cymbal, and the debut of an adapted guitar built from a couch frame. The quadrotors play this „couch guitar“ by flying over guitar strings stretched across a couch frame; plucking the strings with a stiff wire attached to the base of the quadrotor. A special microphone attached to the frame Records the notes made by the „couch guitar“.

These flying quadrotors are completely autonomous, meaning Humans are not controlling them; rather they are controlled by a Computer programed with instructions to play the instruments.

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Robot Quadrotors Perform James Bond Theme

seen: The VR dream of all gamers

With its new development wants the Ukrainian company seen make the VR world literally turned upside down. A giant, hydraulically controlled „Arm“ will provide the player with a corresponding VR glasses bring the true 360 ​​° -Experience. So far, the mmone Project is compatible with the Games Project Cars (Slightly Mad Studios), the flight simulator DCS World (Eagle Dynamics), Red Bull Air Race (Slight Mad Studios) and Wingracers and Trackmania Turbo. Best, you see yourself simply following Video an. Joyous astonishment and intense speculation over the price of the simulator guarantees!

XOCO: 3D printer prints chocolate

The new 3D printer XOCO is by no means in an office or a workshop, but in the kitchen! Instead of any plastics of XOCO works with the finest chocolate and prints a almost any form in the sweet material. It was very important to the developers of the Dutch creative studio Michiel Cornelissen Draft, that the user can follow every step of the special printing. Based on the distinctive dome shape was designed to made of glass, can give the commonplace object printer to an attractive decorative element and has the optical participation in the development process becomes a real experience. And of course a pretty device belongs to so among other things, an appropriate app, accompanies the chocolate pressure step by step.

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Bluefluff: Furby Hack makes the toy even creepier

Hasbro's implementation of Bluetooth low energy connection between Furby and app is secure in any way. If one is in radio range you need is a laptop with a compatible Bluetooth adapter and Bluefluff Of Florian Euchner and you can already send all Furbys near arbitrary commands. With the small tool any audio files on a Furby play the current generation and a debug output that appears in the eyes of Hasbro Toys. Unthinkable, what you could do so in a toy store for a mess. Or in the nursery of the neighbors. Fortunately, it seems that things yet to give us. And such a Abhör-Barbie the nursery and Nightmare is perfect. Beautiful new world!

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Furby Connect Bluetooth Protocol Hack - he says whatever you want!

You make it, we skate it: skating with a skateboard made of glass

Avenue Trucks has the guys at the skate school Braille Skateboarding in the series „You make it, we skate it“ send a skateboard made of glass and so a glass deck's something else. No question, the construction of the screwed axis is certainly awesome, but not necessarily suitable for extreme tricks on a glass skateboard. But look this best by yourself at…

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EXTREMELY DANGEROUS GLASS SKATEBOARD | YOU MAKE IT WE SKATE IT EP 13

Gadget Earth

James Bareham of „The Verge“ parodied with his „Gadget Earth“ an ingenious way the animal documentary series „Planet Earth“ the BBC. The focus is the craziest gadgets and Robot the recently concluded Consumer Electronics Show (CES), one of the world's largest trade shows for consumer electronics. More information can be found With this link

From the mating habits of drones to the evolution of rollies and the epic journey of a lost robot, prepare to see gadgets as never before.

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Gadget Earth
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