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Graduation Behind Bars

On Wednesday, Dec. 10, a group of 13 students looking much like any other group of graduates walked across the stage to accept their diplomas as the Class of 2014. 554 more words

Jails And Prisons

Cornell Program works to alleviate child poverty

For our final project, our class created a new publication: Just Ithaca. Check out mine and Tiffany Ruff‘s story on the Cornell Elves Program here!

Boxing Trainer Uses DIY Force Sensors

A team of Cornell students have designed and built their own electronic boxing trainer system. The product of their work is a game similar to Whack-A-Mole. 322 more words

Microcontrollers

Beating the Skins of Oatmeal Tins

Ithaca-based power trio share a love of music and beating on things with drum sticks. To that end (and for class credit), they built a Digitally-Recordable, User-Modifiable Sound Emitting Tool… 305 more words

Microcontrollers

Electronic Glove Detects Sign Language

A team of Cornell students recently built a prototype electronic glove that can detect sign language and speak the characters out loud. The glove is designed to work with a variety of hand sizes, but currently only fits on the right hand. 253 more words

Microcontrollers

Touching Light with Haptic Feedback

Many of us have gone on a stationary romp through some virtual or augmented scape with one of the few headsets out in the wild today. 212 more words

3d Printing

North American birds sleep in nestboxes in winter too

This video is called Where Do Birds Go In Winter?

As we have seen, birds in the Netherlands use nestboxes for sleeping during cold winter nights. 487 more words

Environment