French naval history and art meet in silent steel and a concrete castle – CNET

Culture French naval history and art meet in silent steel and a concrete castle The French submarine Espadon and the U-boat pens of Saint-Nazaire represent some incredible WWII and underwater history. Here’s how they look up close. by Geoffrey Morrison December 2, 2018 4:00 AM PST I’d seen countless pictures of Saint-Nazaire’s submarine base, but

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Meet Salto, the terrifying robot that hops around like a frog – CNET

Sci-Tech Meet Salto, the terrifying robot that hops around like a frog It’s called “Salto-1P” and it’s a “monopedal jumping robot capable of continuous high-power hopping”. It’s now playing hopscotch. by Mark Serrels October 10, 2018 8:37 PM PDT Biomimetic Millisystems  We’re seen Boston Dynamics robots at work — robots that can do backflips, open

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