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Dog Sniffs Out USB Stick Carrying Child Porn Content

07/09/2014, Dog’s are such versatile creatures, not only as pets, but as working companions with the long arm of the law. Sniffer dogs that are highly trained are able to pinpoint contraband and illegal items and substances, drugs included, in the luggage of would...

Computer Implant Could Help Restore Memories

07/08/2014, The human mind is a truly complicated creature, so much so that even until now, there is far less that we know about it compared to what we already do. Scientists over at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have worked to develop a small computer...

Battery Made Out Of Sand Could Be The Future

07/08/2014, Just about the entire slew of mobile devices these days happen to run on battery power of some sort, and rechargeables are always favored over disposables since there is less of a waste issue to tackle in the long run, not to mention it makes much more...

FingerReader Reads Aloud To The Blind

07/08/2014, The brainy folks over at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have done it yet again – having come up with an audio reading device which is meant to be worn on the index finger of someone who suffers from a certain degree of visual...

Japan Scientists Helps Slow Down Flower Aging

07/04/2014, Japan happens to be a country with a rapidly aging population, not to mention having one of the highest number of senior citizens in the world. This is partly due to their relatively healthy diet a generation ago, not to mention those living in the...

Chemical Scanner Might Influence Your Shopping Habits

07/03/2014, Being a savvy shopper does take plenty of time and effort these days, especially when new products are flooding the market more and more these days. Having said that, you would also want to eat healthy to remain healthy, and hence organic foodstuff,...

Lollapalooza Provides Attendees With Cashless Wristbands

07/03/2014, If you are going to make your way to Lollapalooza, which is a major U.S. music festival, you can be sure that it would pay plenty of dividends if you were to make your preparations a whole lot earlier. And by that, I mean ensuring that you have enough...

Madrid Parking Meters Charge More For Gas Guzzlers

07/03/2014, The next time you drive to Madrid, Spain, it might be interesting to take note of the parking meter system throughout selected areas. After all, massive changes were made this week, where selected parking meters have been updated in order to charge the...

Robots To Roam Decommissioned Nuclear Sites

06/30/2014, I am quite sure that no one in their right mind would want to hang around a site where a nuclear explosion went off some time ago, as you can never tell just how much radiation there is left behind simply by looking. Well, good thing robots have no such...

BugJuggler Robot Juggles Cars, How’s That For A Trick?

06/30/2014, Robots are starting to be more and more pervasive in our world, never mind that they have long ruled assembly and inspection lines in factories. Japan has a couple of robot museum guides who look so lifelike, they might have just taken a huge leap into...

NASA CO2 Satellite Set To Launch

06/30/2014, The folks over at NASA seem to have pulled yet another rabbit out of the proverbial hat, and this time around it would not involve sending a human being to space, but rather, to launch a satellite that will measure the average amount of CO2 above a...

LEGO Used To Study Plant Growth

06/26/2014, LEGO has certainly brought plenty of joy to the lives of little ones as well as over the years, where its latest advancement to remain relevant in today’s fast changing culture would be the adaptation of LEGO video games, a LEGO movie, as well as LEGO...