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  1. NASA Developing Origami-like Solar Power ArraysRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | The Escapist

    Origami, the Japanese art of folding paper, has become increasingly popular in the past few weeks within the scientific community.

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  2. Tiny Robots 'Swarm' Themselves Into ShapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Voice of America

    Scientists at Harvard University's Microrobotics Lab are taking the art of paper folding to a new dimension with origami inspired designs that robots can follow to assemble themselves Scientists have created an army of small robots capable of taking the shape of various objects.

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  3. Origami expert, NASA researchers fold solar arrays for spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | CNET News.com

    ... It's both beautiful and practical. Brian Trease is a mechanical engineer with NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab and an origami enthusiast. He worked with researchers from Brigham Young University and origami expert Robert Lang to develop an array that could ...

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  4. A single-stranded architecture for cotranscriptional folding of RNA nanostructuresRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | CiteULike

    ... RNA made by gene expression, which avoids the costly strand synthesis and lengthy annealing steps necessary with DNA origami. Geary et al. used molecular modeling to extend the size of folded RNA origami structures (see the Perspective by Leontis ...

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  5. Scientists fold RNA origami from a single strandRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | R & D

    RNA origami is a new method for organizing molecules on the nanoscale. Using just a single strand of RNA, many complicated shapes can be fabricated by this technique.

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  6. CWRU's likeable new university center wraps an inviting interior ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Plain Dealer

    ... to the outdoor spaces they face on either side. In plan, the building resembles an eccentrically folded piece of origami - a shape determined by the building's sensitivity and responsiveness to its surroundings. To the east, framed by one of the ...

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  7. origami solar panel arrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: Shannon Zirbel, a Ph.D. student in mechanical engineering at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, unfolds a solar panel array that was designed using the principles of origami.

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  8. Solar Power, Origami-StyleRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Hispanic Business

    He loved discovering different origami techniques in library books. Today, Trease, a mechanical engineer at , thinks about how the principles of origami could be used for space-bound devices.

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  9. [Report] A single-stranded architecture for cotranscriptional folding of RNA nanostructuresRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Science

    ... RNA made by gene expression, which avoids the costly strand synthesis and lengthy annealing steps necessary with DNA origami. Geary et al. used molecular modeling to extend the size of folded RNA origami structures (see the Perspective by Leontis ...

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  10. Small, origami-inspired pop-up robots function autonomouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... robot in three stages. Image courtesy Seth Kroll, Wyss Institute. Inspired by the traditional Japanese art form of Origami or "folding paper," researchers have developed a way to coax flat sheets of composite materials to self-fold into complex ...

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  11. Celebrate Japanese culture at Steveston Museum on SundayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... style kimono called a yukata, as well as try out some Japanese folk dancing steps. Throughout the afternoon, an origami master will teach those interested how to fold paper into various shapes - from cute animals to intricate figures. Children can ...

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  12. Study Results from Technical University Broaden Understanding of DNA...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Hispanic Business

    ... biological applications." The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from , "We use self-assembled DNA origami structures as a breadboard where gold nanoparticle (NP) dimers are positioned with nanometer precision. A maximum of almost ...

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  13. Biobattery Tattoo Turns Sweat Into EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Voice of America

    ... Scientists at Harvard University's Microrobotics Lab are taking the art of paper folding to a new dimension with origami inspired designs that robots can follow to assemble themselves Researchers at the University of California San Diego have ...

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  14. Learning from origami to design new materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Science Daily

    ... rather than relying on those properties to emerge naturally. Now physicists and polymer scientists are using origami-based folding methods for 'tuning' the fundamental physical properties of any type of thin sheet. Physicists and materials ...

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  15. Library NewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Potrero View

    ... snack followed by a fun activity. All ages welcome. Saturdays, August 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30, 12 to 1:30 p.m. Origami with Shinta Arifin: Join us for a special program with origami artist Shinta Arifin! Children ages four to 12 welcome. Saturday, ...

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  16. Origami robot can fold itself and walk awayRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Unexplained Mysteries

    ... that enables it to shamble along using two battery-powered microcircuits attached to each side. Inspired by Japanese origami, the contraption is able to fold its panels, which are made from a sheet of memory plastic, by heating the interconnecting ...

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  17. Robot Folds ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Ubergizmo

    ... concept that might change the way robots and future gadgets work. Taking a page out of the ancient Japanese art of origami, one of the more practical, money making activity that such a robot is capable of would be to have it released in the form of ...

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  18. VIDEO: 'Origami' robots fold into actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | BBC News

    Engineers at Harvard University have created a robot that unfolds itself from a flat sheet and is able to crawl. They say their design, inspired by the Japanese art of origami, could be used to create devices that self-assemble in confined spaces.

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  19. Meet the robot that folds itself up and crawlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... shape in four minutes flat and crawls away without any human intervention. The design relies upon the power of origami - the ancient Japanese art whereby a single sheet of paper can be folded into complex structures. "Imagine a ream of dozens of ...

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  20. Scientists make cheap, fast self-assembling robotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | NorthJersey.com

    ... from little more than a sheet of paper and plastic into walking automatons. Borrowing from the Japanese art of origami, children's toys and even a touch of the "Transformers" movies, scientists and engineers at Harvard and the Massachusetts ...

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