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    July 4, 2013
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    January 19, 2012

    Kids Make LEGO Robots, Solve the World's Problems

    LEGOs can be built, smashed and reconfigured in an unlimited amount of ways. Their creative potential is infinite, much like a child's imagination. When the two pair up on Saturday for the FIRST LEGO League robotics competition just imagine what they'll achieve. The students were given a goal: ident ... More >>

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    June 9, 2011
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    November 17, 2009

    Gov. Perry: Robots Are the Future!

    Governor Rick Perry stopped by DISD's Emmett J. Conrad High School on Fair Oaks Ave. yesterday to tout the Texas Workforce Commission's $1 million investment in expanding robotics education programs across the state. Conrad, of course, boasts an estimable robotics club -- the RoboChargers -- that, f ... More >>

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    December 25, 2008
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    June 25, 2008

    David Byrne's Weird, Animatronic Connection To Dallas

    Seems like the former Talking Heads frontman is working with a Richardson-based robotics expert on an art exhibit currently on display in Spain. Wilonsky's got the story over on Unfair Park. --Pete Freedman

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    September 13, 2007

    He, Robot

    Wired NextFest is kicking off today in Los Angeles, and it's where Richardson-based robot maker David Hanson, a Highland Park High School grad, will debut his offspring: Zeno. It's supposed to be the first robot that can actually expand its consciousness over time, which means that one day, yes, he ... More >>

  • Film

    February 21, 2002


    Escaflowne plays like anime stereotype

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    October 4, 2001


    The sun will explode in 5 billion years, and robots are humanity's best hope to escape. Three guys are working on a plan. In a garage. In Heath, Texas.