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“origami”

Aug 24, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Andrew Silver, Live Science
Understanding how to bend materials smoothly or snap them quickly could enable more efficient mechanical designs
Jul 23, 2015 12:25 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
In Japan, engineers are developing the world’s largest, strongest, and lightest expanding temporary bridge. Continue reading →
Nov 17, 2014 12:45 PM ET // Leonard David, space.com
Scientists tested a scaled-down version of the external occulter in the Nevada desert.
Aug 8, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This week's selections will have you wishing you could go there, drive that, do that, wear that and own that. Feast your eyeballs.
Aug 1, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The traditional Japanese art of paper folding has inspired a surprising range of technological designs.
Jun 17, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
The art of folding paper is adapted by a robotics lab.