LRRD from four-foot-three.

LRRD from four-foot-three.

Adam and I review his footage of the day’s activities.   Yesterday our Business Director, Meriam Lahlou, brought her ten-year-old son, Adam, to spend his first day of summer vacation in our office. He joined our creative team for the day and  made a video tour...

Matt Kuchta’s science in slow motion

Matt Kuchta’s science in slow motion

This is the first in a series of posts in which we’ll feature some of our many interesting and impressive colleagues.  Stay tuned for more. “To me, good science looks cool,” Matt Kuchta, professor of geology at the University of Wisconsin-Stout,...

Amazing augmented reality Kinect sandbox.

Amazing augmented reality Kinect sandbox.

Oliver Kreylos at UC Davis has just posted this video showing an amazing hands on “augmented reality” (AR) tool built with a sandbox, Microsoft Kinect sensor, and a digital projector.  From the project home page:  Together with the UC Davis Tahoe...

Wonderful Em4 movie from BYU!

Wonderful Em4 movie from BYU!

Students at the BYU College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (CPMS) have produced a wonderful movie about their new Emriver Em4.  The first minute contains a hilarious skit about unwise streamside development; after that you can see a fantastic interview with...

The Alix Digital Controller is shipping!

The Alix Digital Controller is shipping!

We’re very happy to report that, after over a year of intense R&D, our new Alix controller is shipping. It’s designed for advanced teaching and research with our Emriver models. Using an open-source Arduino hardware-software interface, the Alix...