We have seen robotics evolve over the years and its application in manufacturing, packaging and other industries. Surprisingly, the use of robots is significantly growing and the time when we see them in every industry is just a matter of “when” and not “if”.
Researchers have grown “mini brains” — small three-dimensional tissues which resemble the structure and organisation of the developing human brain — to study complicated brain disorders and discover novel treatment options.
Aiming to help keep crews safe when NASA sends humans to Mars, scientists at the US space agency have developed a new device to monitor radiation exposure to neutrons and are testing it on the International Space Station.
Mary Atieno was often forced to sell her tilapia well below the market rate because she had to get rid of the fish quickly in the searing heat bearing down on her village on the shore of Lake Victoria.
The syringe slides in between the thumb and index finger. Then, with a click, a microchip is injected in the employee’s hand. Another “cyborg” is created.
When Tropical Cyclone Debbie hit Queensland this week, one of the casualties was the region’s mobile phone network. Continue reading How to keep your mobile phone connected when the network is down
Researchers have proven a method for multiplying laser power using diamond, demonstrating that a laser similar to the Star Wars ‘superlaser’ may no longer remain in science fiction. Continue reading Star Wars ‘superlaser’ comes closer to reality!
Online portal and mobile app RailYatri on Tuesday said its new version displays the mobile network coverage for any train, so travellers can check and compare the mobile connectivity across various routes. Continue reading Online portal to display mobile coverage on train routes
A mobile reactor to convert waste plastic into fuel, that uses technology developed by an India-born chemist, is soon to make its debut in California in a demonstration project. Continue reading Mobile reactor to convert waste plastic to diesel set to debut
Social networking giant Facebook recently added a new icon—that of a rocket—on selected users’ home screens without any hint about what to do with it or what it means, said a media report on Tuesday. Continue reading What is the strange rocket button icon doing on Facebook?