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This Thought-Controlled Robotic Arm Possesses The Sense Of Touch

This is probably as good as it gets with prosthetic limbs and hands. Latest developments in neuroprosthetics allow the implantation of electrodes that mimic not just the movement but also enhanced control and sense of touch. These two neuroprosthesis... 

New Ultra-Fast Charging Li-Ion Batteries Last for 20 Years

Who likes waiting? None, I’d presume. When it is about waiting for your smartphone to recharge, the wait is even more annoying. However, this could very well change for the better soon enough. Thanks to the efforts of Singaporean researchers, a fresh... 

The Nobel Prizes in Chemistry and Physics Awarded

It’s the greatest honour in it’s respective field. The Nobel Prize in each of its five categories is the crowning glory of a career. A couple of days ago the awards for Chemistry and Physics were given out. CHEMISTRY Eric Betzig of the Howard... 

This Minipresso Hand-Powered Espresso Machine Fits In Your Pocket

Who doesn’t love coffee? It is the need of every mind in the morning. However, a caffeine rich espresso coffee is not such an easy grab if you happen to be too far from Starbucks. In that case, you would need to get yourself a bulky espresso as well... 

This Is How You Can Make An ‘Invisibility Cloak’ At Home For Less Than $100

We all have something or the other to hide, don’t we? Physicists from University of Rochester were well aware of that and went on to create a cloaking device that serves that purpose. However, that’s not even the best part about it; you can create... 

This Homemade Inflatable Drone Can Travel At 120mph

The concept of an airship is not a new one. Around the World in Eighty Days brings to mind the iconic image of travelers stepping in to a hot air balloon for a cruise around the world, the legendary Hindenburg brings to mind the horrific image of a burning... 

Google’s Knowledge Vault Already Has 1.6 Billion Facts

Google is the most visited site in the world. Any one with access to the internet is bound to have heard of it. If the internet was a building, Google would be the map that guides you around for no charge. But Google simply gives you the information that... 

Japan Plans To Build World’s Largest Floating Solar Power Plants

Japan seems to be in full support of renewable energy resources. Despite the shortage of free space, it stresses on the need for exploring renewable energy resources. For this particular reason, two solar panel companies have recently announced their... 

The Hoverbike: World’s First Flying Motorcycle

Talk about taking drone tech to the next level. An English engineering corporation by the name Malloy Aeronautics is now developing a hoverbike. The tests being conducted with unmanned flights at the moment are an attempt to reach as high as 9000 feet... 

Fuji Robot Printer Brings Printed Documents To Your Desk

Automated butlers were a major component of the “Home of the Future” exhibits of the mid twentieth century. They’d bring you the morning paper and your tea and vacuum the floors. Well it seems like the world is getting closer and closer...