Innovations: Video


Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 08/05/2013

A robotic first, a rover's first year and a new Doctor for the Tardis

A talking, humanoid robot heads to space, the Mars rover Curiosity's year on Mars and the new Doctor.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:34 PM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Entertainment, Innovations in 5, Space, Video

Posted at 06:42 PM ET, 08/01/2013

Curiosity's year on Mars and Lego's new robots

A look at Curiosity's year on Mars and Lego's new robotics construction kit.

By Emi Kolawole  |  06:42 PM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Video

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 07/31/2013

A new look at the Andromeda Galaxy and Trask Industries gets a Web site (Innovations in 5)

A new look at the Andromeda galaxy, and the new promotional Web site for "X-Men: Days Of Future Past".

By Emi Kolawole  |  01:09 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Entertainment, Innovations in 5, Space, Video

Posted at 05:52 PM ET, 07/29/2013

NPR's Scott Simon tweets from his mother's bedside, opens a window on grief to the world

Simon uses the social media platform to share his observations and memories as he cares for his mother.

By Emi Kolawole  |  05:52 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Video

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Say 'space cheese!' -- Cassini probe is taking our picture from nearly 900 million miles away

Here are five stories we're following today, including the Cassini photograph this evening.

By Emi Kolawole  |  11:00 AM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Space, Video

Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Source of leak in astronaut's space suit remains a mystery

A space-walk was quickly aborted Tuesday after water began to build up in an astronaut's helmet.

By Emi Kolawole  |  04:39 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 07/12/2013

What if this ATLAS shrugged? -- DARPA unveils new humanoid robot

DARPA unveils a roughly 300-pound humanoid robot meant to operate in hazardous situations.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:09 PM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Technology, Video

Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 07/09/2013

NASA releases proposed goals for 2020 Mars rover mission

Innovations in 5 | A team submitted its final report to NASA recommending goals for the 2020 mission to Mars.

By Emi Kolawole  |  05:20 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Video

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 07/02/2013

Anti-NSA protests planned for July 4th

Innovations in 5 | Anti-NSA protests are being planned for July 4th and meet Buttercup, the duck with a prosthetic limb, thanks to 3D printing.

By Emi Kolawole  |  04:28 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Video

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 06/25/2013

NASA offers look forward to Orion and Kennedy Space Center offers look back at Atlantis

Innovations in 5 | NASA releases a new photo of the Orion space capsule.

By Emi Kolawole  |  01:56 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 06/24/2013

White House announces new innovation efforts in materials science

Innovations in 5 | The Materials Genome Initiative (MGI) turns two today and the trailer for "Jobs" has hit the Web.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:59 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Entertainment, Innovations in 5, Social Media, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 08:12 PM ET, 06/20/2013

Steve Jobs in 1994 interview: My life's work 'will be obsolete by the time I am 50

Innovations in 5 | The Silicon Valley Historical Association releases video from a 1994 interview with Steve Jobs.

By Emi Kolawole  |  08:12 PM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Innovations in 5, Social Media, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 06/17/2013

Ryan Gosling and now Taylor Swift: The feminist remixing of celebrity identity

Innovations in 5 | When it comes to celebrity image control, the playing field is leveling a bit for fans.

By Emi Kolawole  |  02:09 PM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Agriculture, Design, Engineering, Entertainment, Innovations in 5, Social Media, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 06/12/2013

Gliding down Martian sand dunes 'on cushions of gas' and Google, Burberry send kisses

Innovations in 5 | A new discovery on Mars and Google teams up with Burberry to send kisses.

By Emi Kolawole  |  10:27 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Innovations in 5, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 06/10/2013

Maurice Sendak in 2009 interview: 'Everything is the same. Nothing changes.'

PBS releases an animated video featuring audio from the cutting room floor of a 2009 Newsweek interview with Maurice Sendak.

By Emi Kolawole  |  03:16 PM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Entertainment, Video

Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 06/10/2013

Report highlights STEM workers who often go ignored

Innovations in 5 | A new report shows many who contribute to the STEM economy are going unnoticed.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:22 PM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Entertainment, Innovations in 5, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Is the doughnut innovation craze getting (deliciously) out of control?

Innovations in 5 | Have you heard about the new foie-gras mousse-suffed donut? No? Well, it exists. We also take a look at RedditGifts.com, productivity tips from Nikola Tesla and Buzz Aldrin singing (but not really) "She Blinded Me With Science."

By Emi Kolawole  |  10:07 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Innovations in 5, Technology, Video

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 06/03/2013

Innovations in 5: Are you happier today than you were two years ago?

We take a look at Harris Poll's Happiness Index, while Solar Impulse continues to make its way across the country, and the speculation over the next Doctor Who kicks into high gear.

By Emi Kolawole  |  11:01 AM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Employment, Entertainment, Innovations in 5, Social Media, Technology, Video

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 06/01/2013

When you think gyroscopes, go ahead and think the future of spacesuits and jet packs, too

Draper Laboratory, along with NASA, MIT and Jonson Space Center, is developing a new suit to allow astronauts to simulate a gravity-like force in space.

By Emi Kolawole  |  08:02 AM ET, 06/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 05/31/2013

A big (really big) asteroid called 1998 QE2 is passing by Earth today

The asteroid passing by earth is big enough to have its own moon, but it's not coming close to us. And it's not named after Queen Elizabeth II.

By Emi Kolawole  |  02:22 PM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Space, Video

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 05/31/2013

Innovations in 5: A 'techie superhero' has his 'moment;' a base jump from the face of Everest

Elon Musk's "moment" is now. We also take a look at what may be the highest base jump ever.

By Emi Kolawole  |  10:32 AM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Employment, Innovations in 5, Social Media, Technology, Video

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 05/23/2013

Innovations in 5: An ailing Everest, unhappy CIOs and Jennifer Lopez's mobile shopping experience

An 80 year old has climbed Mt. Everest, and Jennifer Lopez has a new mobile storefront experience for the Hispanic community.

By Emi Kolawole  |  11:49 AM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Employment, Innovations in 5, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 05/22/2013

XBox One? What XBox One? -- Microsoft brings cutting-edge tech to Washington

Microsoft brought the technology it introduced at its TechFair in Seattle this spring to Washington, demo-ing it for lawmakers and other visitors. But the XBox one was nowhere in sight.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:32 PM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Technology, Video

Posted at 01:17 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Chris Hadfield on his recovery: 'I'm readapting to it physically and mentally'

Chris Hadfield discusses with members of the press his experience in space and the recovery afterward.

By Emi Kolawole  |  01:17 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Leap Motion, Windows and the missing keyboard

Gesture-control tech company Leap Motion shows off how its hardware can be used with Windows. But what about a virtual keyboard?

By Emi Kolawole  |  10:46 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Technology, Video

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 05/20/2013

Yahoo, Tumblr and the creativity-failure nexus

Yahoo makes the Tumblr acquisition official, and a cinematic innovation summit is coming to Dubai.

By Emi Kolawole  |  11:33 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Social Media, Technology, Video

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Innovations in 5: Watch the brightest explosion ever recorded on the moon

A meteoroid collision on the moon produced the brightest flash scientists and researchers have ever seen.

By Emi Kolawole  |  11:28 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Innovations in 5, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Chris Hadfield's '15 minutes' continue with Ryan Gosling-related meme

We found at least one critic of Chris Hadfield's performance in space, but we also found another site where he breaks into a meme solely occupied by actor Ryan Gosling.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:53 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Space, Video

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 05/16/2013

Innovations in 5: The United States of Google and NASA gets some new tech

Google CEO Larry Page proposes reserving a part of the world for technological experimentation, NASA gets a new supercomputer and spacecraft prototype and Star Wars and Doctor Who fans have it out, sort of.

By Emi Kolawole  |  11:27 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Entertainment, Innovations in 5, Space, Technology, Video

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Google I/O keynote: Watch it live (video)

The Google I/O developer conference is underway. Watch Wednesday's keynote and other live coverage of the event.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:06 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Technology, Video

Posted at 07:19 PM ET, 05/14/2013

The Smithsonian is 3D scanning its exhibits (video)

The Smithsonian is 3D scanning its collection, releasing a video showing a look inside their team's work.

By Emi Kolawole  |  07:19 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Technology, Video

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 05/14/2013

The doctor will see and know everything about you now

While a new facial recognition demo app and other breakthroughs highlight the potential for Glass and wearable tech to change health care, it also surfaces more of the challenges.

By Emi Kolawole  |  05:15 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Editor's Corner, Health, Technology, Video

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 05/13/2013

Innovations in 5: Chris Hadfield's 'Space Oddity' and Bill Gates on his final visit with Steve Jobs

Commander Chris Hadfield returns from the international space station later today, but before he left he recorded David Bowie's "Space Oddity."

By Emi Kolawole  |  10:12 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Innovations in 5, Technology, Video

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Why Shakespeare offers the innovator's best possible rallying cry

"What's past is prologue," Shakespeare wrote. There could be no better rallying cry for the innovators of tomorrow.

By Dominic Basulto  |  02:27 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Social Media, Technology, Video

Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 05/08/2013

Touch the poster, hear a sound (Video)

Video | A Dutch design team has developed a poster that, when you touch it, produces a noise.

By Emi Kolawole  |  05:16 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Video

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 05/07/2013

Here is your moment to relax: A Q&A with 'Here is Today' creator Luke Twyman

We asked freelance designer and "Here is Today" creator Luke Twyman about his experience in the world of design.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:32 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Q&A, Video

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 05/07/2013

The shot heard 'round the maker world

That the political focus seems to be on "shutting down 3D printing technology for guns" rather than "shutting down guns," is something that should give makers pause.

By Dominic Basulto  |  11:25 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Disruptive Force, Manufacturing, Technology, Video

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 05/03/2013

Jason Collins and the slacktivism snare

Why do we so easily tweet, share and "like" what we believe is right but otherwise fail to substantially act on that belief?

By Dominic Basulto  |  12:19 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social Media, Technology, Video

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Athletes wearing Google Glass: A new video trend

It appears athletes are taking to Google Glass, filming first-hand accounts of their activities.

By Haley Crum  |  12:17 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social Media, Technology, Video

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 05/02/2013

Why we need a 'plan B' for comprehensive immigration reform

If comprehensive immigration reform can't make it, perhaps it's time to start breaking up the reform into manageable pieces.

By Vivek Wadhwa  |  11:31 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Column, Employment, Immigration, Video

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 05/01/2013

What you may not know about 4D printing

Skylar Tibbits released a new video showing 4D printing this week and spoke with the Post about a common misunderstanding around the technology.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:37 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, InBeta, Manufacturing, Technology, Video

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 05/01/2013

Innovations in 5: Watch the world's smallest stop-motion film

IBM has made the world's smallest stop-motion film and Tim Cook will be attending the All Thing D Conference this year.

By Emi Kolawole  |  09:00 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Employment, Innovations in 5, Manufacturing, Social Media, Technology, Video

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 04/29/2013

Watch Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo go supersonic (video)

Virgin Galactic's craft ShapeShipTwo made its first powered flight Monday, going supersonic over the Mojave Desert.

By Emi Kolawole  |  05:06 PM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 04/29/2013

Obama on National Academy of Sciences 150th anniversary: 'Nobody does it better than we do'

President Obama celebrated the National Academy of Sciences 150th Anniversary with more than a few laugh lines.

By Emi Kolawole  |  04:17 PM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Education, Technology, Video

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 04/23/2013

Argonne National Laboratory's George Crabtree on the future of energy

Monday was Earth Day and, in case you missed it, The Fold interviewed George Crabtree, of Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois.

By Emi Kolawole  |  01:52 PM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Energy, Technology, Video