A relative of Boston Dynamics’ Cheetah robot, which last year managed to outpace the world’s fastest man Usain Bolt on a treadmill, is now able to run outdoors untethered. Named the WildCat, the outdoor runner is funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and is being developed for military use.
We don’t do redesigns often. But when we do, we go all the way.
If you haven’t noticed, we regularly add new features to Duolingo and refine existing ones — a virtual store, speaking exercises for new languages, and Language Certificates are just a few of our recent improvements. But since…
Thank you for including iOS 6 users! Made my day!
Here is one of the illustrations I did for Nick Offerman’s new book Paddle Your Own Canoe: One Man’s Fundamentals for Delicious Living.
So stoked to be sharing this with everyone. Had a lot of fun working with him on it. He’s the best.
'Extremely likely' humans responsible for global warming
AP: It is ‘extremely likely’ that human activity is responsible for global warming observed since the 1950s, a report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says.
It is the strongest language that the group has adopted since its 2007 assessment in which it said global warming was ‘very likely’ man made.