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ICYMI: The NYPL’s book train and better-bouncing ‘bots

Today on In Case You Missed It: The New York Public Library will unveil a brand new “book train” at its Bryant Park branch that will ferry research materials up 11 floors from a subterranean storage vault to a newly refurbished reading room. Also,...

ICYMI: Holograms for the home and a drone to plant trees

Meanwhile, a forestry startup is hoping to gain interest in its UAV that fires pellets of tree seeds into the ground, which is more efficient than sending in people on the ground. Information about the DroneSeed can be found here. If you want to see Robot Skies: A...

ICYMI: The US Marines want your robots

Today on In Case You Missed It: The US Marine Corps announced its latest Innovation Challenge for robots that can handle dull, dirty or dangerous work autonomously, leaving humans free for more important tasks. Meanwhile the University of Pennsylvania has a researcher...