Created by Shanshan Zhou, Adam Ben-Dror, Joss Doggett, they named the Lamp Pinokio because obviously. Using six servos, a webcam, and customized computer code, Pinokio is aware of his environment and can express a dynamic range of behaviors.
Someone get Pixar on the line so we can mass produce these!
- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Cuba later this summer for the opening of a U.S. embassy there.
- Nicholas Winton, who saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, died at 106.
- Mozambique implemented a new criminal code that removes a colonial-era law criminalizing homosexuality.