The Green Team Formula race car accelerates to 100 kilometers per hour in 1.779 seconds!
If his name didn’t immediately ring a bell, his projects may; Mr. Iwata first worked as a programmer at Nintendo affiliate HAL Laboratories in the 1980s where he contributed to extremely well-known games such as Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 64, and the Kirby games. As the company faced bankruptcy in 1993, Iwata was promoted to President where he steered the company back toward financial stability. During his tenure he still worked directly on projects, including several games in the Pokémon series.
It is unclear if this means the country’s leadership really believes in the abilities of the polygraph to detect lies, or if this simply gives the appearance of trying to solve Columbia’s corruption issues.
After 33 months of herculean effort, DARPA’s Robotic Challenge has finally ended with South Korea’s HUBO robot coming out on top followed by the United States’ Running Man and Chimp.
This whole 3 year robo-olympic competition had it’s genesis ultimately linked to the tragic Fukushima earthquake in April 2011. That earthquake and resulting tsunami heavily damaged the Fukushima nuclear reactor causing 3 of its 6 reactors to meltdown. This event joined Chernobyl as the only time we have ever reached a level 7 on the International Nuclear Event Scale.
Randy Olson has computed the optimal route for a road trip around the continental US based on an algorithm he developed for most efficiently finding Waldo in the Where’s Waldo books. He was challenged to do so by Discovery News contributor Tracy Staedter.
According to an AP report, Google self-driving cars have been involved in 11 minor incidents on the road in the last six years, three since September of 2014. In September accident reporting became a requirement under the permits allowing them to drive on public roads. Believe it or not, none of the accidents were apparently the fault