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  • Why Breathability Makes a Jacket Comfortable

    Learn how breathability is critical for staying dry and comfortable in a jacket by allowing body heat and humidity to escape during activity

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  • Grippy Not Sticky

    Stanford engineers have developed a material modeled after a gecko's grippy fingers that adheres to surfaces but doesn't get stuck.

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  • No Ducks in This Down!

    Dr. North investigates Polartec's high tech synthetic down at San Francisco based clothing company Triple Aught Design. 

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  • Cooking With Robots

    The inevitable is happening: we're teaching robots to cook our homemade meals.

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  • VR Dream Flight Simulator?

    Doc North straps into a virtual reality apparatus that promises to simulate the effect of flying in your dreams.

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  • Help Terraform Mars

    This 3D printed incubator can simulate Mars and you can print one to do terraforming experiments.

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  • A Fix For the Colorblind

    Doc North is among the color deficient. Did Enchroma glasses cure his condition?

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  • Fashion Forward Smart Bracelet

    Using e-ink, the technology in Kindle displays, LookSee is redefining the style, function, and efficiency of smart wearable devices.

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  • All About OLED TVs at LG Factory in Korea

    Doc North goes to S. Korea, 10 miles from the DMZ, to see how OLED TVs are made, and what they are made of.

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  • Real Robotics For All

    ModBots is a platform enabling makers and companies to create low-cost yet advanced robotics systems.

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