1. Berkeley, California based engineer Dan Granett recently launched what can only be described as a very bold Kickstarter campaign.
His goal is to build a human scale prototype (like the computer rendered one above) for what he calls “the most amazing robot ever devised,” the BugJuggler!
An earlier version of this story said the proposed robot would be seventy stories tall instead of seven.
- U.S. presidential candidate Ted Cruz ended his campaign after losing Indiana's primary to Donald Trump. Bernie Sanders won on the Democratic side.
- A massive wildfire is threatening the capital of Canada's oilsands industry, and tens of thousands of people have been ordered to evacuate.
- Smash hit "Hamilton" received 16 Tony Award nominations, breaking the record held by "The Producers" and "Billy Elliot."