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3 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

Origami peace peacock finds a home in the state capitol

The origami peacock for peace is made of more than 2,000 pieces of paper. It's three feet wide and roughly two feet tall.

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9 hrs ago | Trend Hunter Magazine

Angular Origami Bags - Yingxi Zhou Uses Traditional Techniques to...

Taking traditional origami techniques, Yingxi Zhou creates this line titled 'Facet,' which looks like a folded piece of wood transformed into a bag.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

It's summer camp time

With the academic year drawing to a close, and a long summer vacation in sight, the guide has packed in a bunch of different activities and workshops that will keep your li'l one not just busy, but thoroughly engaged :: Started in 2010 as a means to reach out to children and offer them an exciting way to spend their vacations, Summer Fiesta returns ... (more)

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Family, Kids, Science / Technology, Robots

The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

Review and giveaway: Moshi VersaKeyboard for iPad Air

In the seemingly endless parade of iPad keyboard cases, there's one thing that is usually missing -- the ability to separate the keyboard from the case.

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Related Topix: Ipad, Science / Technology, Keyboards, Life, Hobbies

Nanodot

Bigger, stiffer, roomier molecular cages from structural DNA nanotechnology

The five cage-shaped DNA polyhedra here have struts stabilizing their legs, and this innovation allowed a Wyss Institute team to build by far the largest and sturdiest DNA cages yet.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Life, Hobbies, Harvard University, Chemistry, Science

OhGizmo!

Origami-Based Concept Toothpaste Tube Looks Cool, Doesn't Seem Practical

Believe it or not, there's an entire segment of society that obsesses over the optimal mechanics of toothpaste tube emptying.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

CiteULike

Building DNA Nanostructures for Molecular Computation, Templated...

Conspectus DNA is a critical biomolecule well-known for its roles in biology and genetics.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Programming Languages, Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Life, Hobbies

Nerve News

Roaches used to test drug-dispensing nanorobots

Cockroaches, those all-pervasive pests, may have some use after all. Bio-engineers have found some use for them in their research.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Robots, Life, Hobbies

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Davis Enterprise

My (Picnic) for a horse

Lucian Novosel, left, a third-year design major at UC Davis, and Jason Lin, a second-year design and psychology major, will exhibit a full-size origami horse on Picnic Day, Saturday.

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Related Topix: Davis, CA, UC Davis, Life, Hobbies

Business Wire

Practical Origami--Fractala s Folded Antennas See 10th Anniversary

In 1996, Nathan Cohen took his son's beach sand molds and coated them with copper tape, making a new class of 3D structures: folded antennas.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

NJ.com

Lehigh graduate student turns industrial origami into kickstarter

Lisa Glover , '13, '14G, created a cardboard industrial origami velociraptor that many students saw at the Halloween costume contest.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Holidays, Halloween

Bangor Daily News

Origami Class

Members of the Downeast Origami Society will be teaching a paper folding class at Southwest Harbor Public Library on Thursday afternoon, April 17, 3:15 - 5:00.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Southwest Harbor, ME

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Taste for honey grows along with concern for bees

Held during UC Davis' annual Picnic Day, this family-friendly open house at the Honey and Pollination Center features lots of honey and bee fun.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Honey, Apiculture, Science, Hobbies, Vegetables, Cake, Baked Goods, Dessert, Fruits

Naples Daily News

'Faith and Art' at Moorings

Moorings Presbyterian Church has broadened its focus at this spiritual time to the Christian faith, and brought art into its theological perspective with "Expressions of Faith," which opens Palm Sunday.

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Ars Technica

DNA-based logic gates operate inside cockroach cells

This form of origami, the folding of DNA into 2D and 3D shapes, was more of an art form back then, but scientists are now using the approach to construct nanoscale robots.

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USA Today

A paper microscope that can help save lives

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Related Topix: Medicine, Malaria, Health, Infectious Diseases, Stanford University, Life, Hobbies

EMercedesBenz

4Moms Origami Stroller - Most Technologically Advanced Stroller

In a world where technology is a part of our everyday lives from the moment we wake up to the time we go to bed, it only makes sense that a stroller company adapted that technology to create the most advanced stroller ever built.

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LiveScience

Tiny, Logical Robots Injected into Cockroaches

Researchers have created nanobots - on the order of nanometers, or one-billionth of a meter - that have the ability to follow specific instructions, making them programmable.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

EurekAlert!

Fox Chase study identifies the process in which heat shock protein 90 ...

By incapacitating the activities of a protein that guides other proteins to fold into a stable shapes, Fox Chase Cancer Center researchers shut off the spigot for two proteases that help ovarian cancer cells chew their way out of the tissue they grow in and dig in at new locations.

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Related Topix: Ovarian Cancer, Health, Life, Hobbies

New Scientist

DNA nanobots deliver drugs in living cockroaches

It's a computer - inside a cockroach. Nano-sized entities made of DNA that are able to perform the same kind of logic operations as a silicon-based computer have been introduced into a living animal.

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Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology, Life, Hobbies, Entomology, Science

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