The gadgets are part of CEATEC, Asia's largest electronics fair.
Thanks to a new zippered tube configuration, paper structures can now be stiff enough to hold weight, yet have the ability to fold flat for shipping. Continue reading →
Understanding how to bend materials smoothly or snap them quickly could enable more efficient mechanical designs
In Japan, engineers are developing the world’s largest, strongest, and lightest expanding temporary bridge. Continue reading →
Scientists tested a scaled-down version of the external occulter in the Nevada desert.
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The traditional Japanese art of paper folding has inspired a surprising range of technological designs.
The art of folding paper is adapted by a robotics lab.