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.
As it turns out, some of the best cooks in the world think lionfish, a venomous predatory fish which is breeding out of control and destroying marine ecosystems in the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, is delicious. Continue reading Robots, chefs hope to bring invasive lion fish to restaurants near you
NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson on Monday set a new US record for most cumulative days spent in space, surpassing cosmonaut Jeff Williams’ record of 534 days aboard the International Space Station (ISS). Continue reading NASA’s Peggy Whitson breaks record for time spent in space
Researchers have developed thin carbon nanotube (CNT) textiles that exhibit high electrical conductivity and a level of toughness about 50 times higher than copper films, currently being used in electronics. Continue reading Material tougher, more conductive than copper developed
Puresight Systems, the distributor of US-based iRobot products in India, on Monday launched a new vacuuming robot “Roomba 960” at Rs64,900. Continue reading ‘Roomba 960’ vacuuming robot now in India
A consortium of British companies on Monday unveiled a plan to test driverless cars on UK roads and motorways in 2019, the media reported. Continue reading Driverless cars to go on test drive in UK in 2019
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.