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Motherboard
2:20

Biofabricate: DIY Body Parts

Motherboard went to Biofabricate, a conference about the future of biomaterials to speak with Andrew Pelling who is developing DIY CO2 incubator kits. Something he hopes will allow people to grow their own human and animal tissues from home.
Motherboard
1:54

Biofabricate: The Pure Human Project

Tina Gorjanc is challenging the future of how we commodify human genetic material when it comes using it for the production of luxury goods.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
4:10

Bird Poo On Wind Turbines Is A Problem Solved By High Tech Scarecrows

High tech scarecrows are solving bird poop problem on wind turbines
VICE News Tonight on HBO
5:03

This bricklaying robot can build walls faster than humans

Are robots going to steal our jobs? Meet SAM, a brick-laying bot that's boosting productivity and reducing costs, and judge for yourself.
FLUX
5:14

Automating Your Commute

Autonomous living is closer than we think. We find out what living on the grid will look like when we connect our cities to our vehicles in the second episode of FLUX.
Motherboard
2:02

Biofabricate: Biodegradable Sneakers

Motherboard got a first peek at the world's first biodegradable sneakers.
Motherboard
25:22

The New Face of Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes has traditionally been seen as a disease of the developed world. But scientists are now realizing that this is less than half the story.
Creators
4:44

Thea Baumann on Augmented Reality Nail Art and Game Hacking | Visionaries, Episode 3

In this episode of Visionaries, we meet the creator of glam-tech company Metaverse Makeovers, whose products include augmented reality nail art.
Further Than The Future
7:33

The First Solar Powered Flight Across the Atlantic

Solar Impulse 2 succeeded in flying around the globe, but it wasn't easy.
Upgrade
11:20

The Magnetic Wand That Cleans Oil Spills

Motherboard goes to Fermilab, the US's premier particle physics lab, to talk to a scientist who came up with a process that may revolutionize the way we clean oil spills.