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    Why Robots Play Soccer

    Robots playing world championship soccer games – it could seem like a thing of the distant future, but just let Dennis Hong, founder and director of Virginia Tech’s Robotics and Mechanisms Laboratory, introduce you to his award-winning, all-terrain team.

    Dennis Hong
    Founding Director, Robotics & Mechanisms Laboratory at Virginia Tech

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    Scientific Breakthroughs: Quantum Leaps, Presented by University of Illinois

    Can you picture a world with civilian space travel? Imagine contact lenses so smart that when you blink, you're able to browse the web. What about a society where cancer has been eradicated? CIW explores these possibilities and more with a discussion of today's most incredible scientific breakthroughs.

    Speakers: Jack Andraka, George Church, Kevin Dowling, Andrew Hessel, Dennis Hong, Shailfali Puri, John Rogers

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