Engineers light a menorah with a Rube Goldberg Machine, a robotic arm, and a little nitroglycerin

The first night of Hanukkah is less than a week away, and the engineers of Technion, the Israel Institute of Technology, are getting ready with their unnecessarily complicated menorah lighting system, in which a Rube Goldberg device triggers a robotic arm, and nitroglycerin provides the fire. »12/02/12 4:00pm12/02/12 4:00pm