The United Nations helped launch a smartphone app Tuesday that allows users to “walk a mile in a refugee’s shoes” by simulating the daily struggles of a fictional Rohingya Muslim who was forced to flee her home.
Entrepreneur Matilda Ho is out to get silkworm noodles on the menu in China.
Two of four Egyptian Vultures tagged with satellite transmitters by the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi, EAD, in 2016, have stayed in Jebel Hafeet while the two other birds moved to Northwest Oman where they continued to move around Ibri.
A stadium-sized pressure balloon launched by NASA in New Zealand began collecting data in near space on Wednesday, beginning a 100-day planned journey after several launch attempts were thwarted by storms and cyclones.
An artificial womb filled with clear liquid, successfully tested on pre-natal lambs, could help extremely premature babies avoid death or life-long disability, researchers reported Tuesday.
Intelligent machines of the future will help restore memory, mind your children, fetch your coffee and even care for aging parents.
Plucking and feasting on fresh, delectable jamuns is a favourite childhood pastime during summer months, but scientists at IIT Roorkee have found a novel use for the juicy Indian fruit – making inexpensive solar cells.
InvestUAE, a joint collaboration between the Trade and Commercial Office at the UAE Embassy in Washington, D.C. and the US-UAE Business Council, have produced their first report titled “The Entrepreneurial Emirates: The UAE’s Startup Ecosystem and Opportunities for US Investors”, promoting UAE as the regional hub for startups and providing resources for investors.
Technology giant Apple wants to “one day” end the need to mine materials from the earth to make its gadgets, the company said in its annual environmental responsibility report out Thursday.
A Bavarian start-up is developing a five-seat “flying taxi” after successful test flights over Germany of a smaller version of the electric jet, the company said on Thursday.