[CC]MADE IN JAPAN – skeleton of a real human

Japanese robot mimics the muscles, skeleton of a real human

Researchers at the University of Tokyo are taking bio-inspired robots to new heights with Kenshiro, their new human-like musculoskeletal robot revealed at the Humanoids conference this month. They have added more muscles and more motors to their Kojiro robot from 2010, making Kenshiro’s underlying structure the closest to a human’s form so far. See the new body in the picture above.



Gravity Light


GravityLight is a revolutionary new approach to storing energy and creating illumination. It takes only 3 seconds to lift the weight which powers GravityLight, creating 30 minutes of light on its descent.This can light up 1.5 billion people that do not have electricity in their home. Contribute to GravityLight: lighting for developing countries, visit here .



[CC]The Green Onion Man


There are all sort of superheroes all around the world, but there’s no superhero like the one in Japan and I have to give them credit for creativity. The Green Onion Man, created by the city government of Yonago (米子市) in Totori (鳥取県), in chapter 4 the green onion man is facing a new challenge !! Can the Green Onion Man save all the nerds in Japan ?!?! watch the video and find out …. source:Blog-Bu

Change !

I’m going to combine Paprique island and my other wired blog Creepy Cream to make it easier for me to update. If the world end in 9 days this might be the last time I’ll make any change to this blog, Amen.