Sunday, May 8, 2011

Technology marvels that floored us in 2010

Visitors to Photokina look through 3-D glasses at the booth of Japanese camera maker Panasonic on the first day of the world's largest fair for imaging in Cologne September 21, 2010.
A robot from Android FC, a three-robot soccer team from the School of Infomatics at the University of Edinburgh, shows off its skills during a photocall for their upcoming show in the Edinburgh International Science Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland April 1, 2010.
The robot soccer players are fully autonomous and have em-bedded processors that enable them to make sense of their surroundings and react to the movements of other players.
The Apple 'iPad', a new tablet computing device, sits on display after its launch event in San Francisco, California, January 27, 2010.
Thespian, a humanoid robot, communicates with the audience through a user's interface at the Robotic World exhibition at Madatech, the Israel National Museum of Science, in the northern city of Haifa July 8, 2010.
German Transport Minister Peter Ramsauer wears 3D glasses as he watches a Virtual Reality Powerwall to see the Airbus A350 in virtual reality, during a visit to the Airbus facility in Finkenwerder near Hamburg October 21, 2010.
TSA physicist Rob Klueg shows a cross section from the scan of a chocolate covered peanut candy during a tour of the Transportation Security Laboratory near Atlantic City, New Jersey, June 16, 2010.
The US government laboratory develops and tests new technology to detect weapons and explosives on passengers and in the luggage of travellers.
A visitor waves in front of the sensor that triggers the joints of a dummy that is part of 'PWM1', an art creation by Taiwan artist Huang Zan-lun, during the Art Taipei 2010 August 20, 2010.
Eurocopter's X3 high-speed hybrid helicopter demonstrator performs, in this September 6 file photo by Eurocopter, during a test flight at the Istres flight center.
The X3 prototype, which combines forward-facing propeller engines astride two short aircraft wings with overhead rotor blades, was unveiled at the European company's factory in southern France following months of secrecy about the project.


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