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Heat Generated By Bitcoin Mining Used To Grow Food

01/18/2018,  The misconception that some people have about mining for cryptocurrency like Bitcoin is that all they need is a couple of PCs with some powerful hardware, sit back, and let the money roll in. We suppose that’s not too far from the truth, although...

Bulletproof Graphene Becomes Harder On Impact

12/24/2017, Graphene has contributed significantly to the advancement of material science. It’s just a very tight sheet of Carbon atoms that’s thinner than a sheet of paper but it has great physical properties. Researchers continue to dig deeper in order...


Solar Powered Rig Harvests Hydrogen Fuel From The Ocean

12/19/2017, When it comes to renewable energy sources, we have seen how we can draw power from the sun in the form of solar energy, from the wind, from water, and so on. All are viable sources of sustainable energy and we have seen various companies try to...

Researchers Discover Less Damaging Way Of Placing Brain Electrodes

12/19/2017, In order to study the human brain and its functions, one of the ways of doing so is through the use of electrodes placed in the brain that measure the neurons firings in them. However the issue here is how the electrodes are placed in the first place,...

Researchers In Japan Develop Glass That Can Heal Itself

12/17/2017, Smartphones with broken/cracked displays is probably one of the more common accidents that happen, although smartphone makers have been trying to make up for it by using glass that is sturdier and less prone to cracking. However despite their best...

The Rodem Robotic Wheelchair Is Not Like The Others

12/17/2017, When you think of robotic wheelchairs, you might think of wheelchairs that come with a control by its side that lets the user steer their chair to whatever direction they want, but for the most part despite how hi-tech a wheelchair can be, the way users...

Researchers Use Sperm To Help Deliver Tumor Specific Chemo Drugs

12/16/2017, One of the drawbacks to chemotherapy is that it affects the entire body, meaning that the rest of your body which isn’t affected by the tumor/cancer gets affected, which is why many patients undergoing such treatment experience a variety of...

Electric Eels Could Hold The Key To Perpetually Powered Implants

12/14/2017, The problem with current implantable technology that can typically be found in the medical industry is that they require a power source, such as batteries. This means that there is a possibility that they could run out of power at the most inconvenient of...

Researchers Create ‘Living Ink’ That Reacts To The Environment

12/06/2017, Imagine you are allergic to something in the air, but you don’t know about it until it’s too late. However the good news is that it appears that we’re getting close to wearable sensors that can pick up on things like that, thanks to the efforts of...

DARPA Wants To Create Plants That Act As Biohazard Sensors

11/26/2017, Sensors used for agricultural purposes aren’t new. Companies have created sensors that farmers can use to detect things, like pollutants in the air, moisture in the soil, and so on. However given that plants are actually pretty good sensors themselves...

Kevlar Cartilage Could Be Used To Help With Joint Injuries

11/20/2017, When you think of Kevlar, you might think of how it is more commonly known for its use in bulletproof vests, which in turn helps to potentially save lives. Now it seems that researchers have found another benefit of Kevlar that could also affect lives in...

Researchers Confirm That Aluminum Foil Can Improve Your WiFi Signal

11/09/2017, Given the different ways our homes are laid out internally, sometimes you might find certain areas in your home basically being void of any WiFi coverage whatsoever. There are ways around this problem, such as buying WiFi extenders, creating a WiFi mesh...