Engineering Electronics & communications

Top Engineering Videos – The Signal Path

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The Signal Path video blog was created back in May of 2011 and has focused on producing the type of content which is either difficult to find or difficult to learn. This isn't necessarily for beginners but it is an invaluable resource Much of modern human communication...

Top Engineering Videos – ElectroBOOM

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ElectroBOOM is run by Mehdi Sadaghdar and Iranian-Canadian YouTuber, electrical engineer, and comedian. Mehdi pitch is simple - subconsciously learn while being entertained - and his videos can best be described as "comedic electronics tutorials". Basically you can watch a man intentionally create situations where he will...

Top Engineering Videos – Applied Science

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Ben Krasnow Youtube channel 'Applied Science' dives into the varied interesting applications of science and technology. Videos cover everything from how an electron microscope can be built in a home workshop, how an X-ray backscatter system works, and even how to make aerogel. The channel, originally called...

Meet the team who taught an AI to impersonate Shakespeare and Oscar Wilde

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We taught an AI to impersonate Shakespeare and Oscar Wilde – here’s what it revealed about sentience Nay, nay, I say! This cannot be, That machines should e'er surpass our art. We are the masters, them the slaves, And thus it ever shall be so! They learn, ‘tis true, but...

Five of the world’s tiniest robots

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Allow me to take you on a trip down my memory lane. As a young lad, a film I saw captured my imagination: Fantastic Voyage, a 1966 release about people shrunk to microscopic size and sent into the body of an injured scientist to repair his brain. The...

iRonCub – Jetpacks and Terrifying Dolls face

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Engineers from the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) have created a jetpack-wearing humanoid robot. The iRonCub has been designed to meet the very real need for robots to overcome impassable terrain and help during disaster response. However, this has been overshadowed by the inclusion of a creepy,...