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Bob The Robot Patrols The Office During After Hours

06/16/2014, Security is definitely high on the list in any private or public buildings, especially during after hours when the number of people in the building itself is minimal. Thankfully, there are security solutions that improve alongside the advent of...

Robots Could Be Your Colleagues Soon

06/16/2014, The day might yet arrive when you would be working alongside robots, instead of human beings. When that day arrives, don’t think that it would be a relief at the workplace especially when you have had enough of humans and their eccentric behavior, since...

Fighting Malaria With Mosquitoes

06/10/2014, We might be well into the first half of the second decade of this century, where technological advancements have allowed those on the moon could have a decent Internet connection, while astronauts stay abreast with social networks by sending Vines from...

Footwear Generates Electricity As You Walk Or Run

06/08/2014, What are 15-year olds generally interested in? Well, they would love to spend plenty of time hanging out with their friends, having loads of fun through their activity of interest, be it video games or sports, or other stuff. As for 15-year old Angelo...

Roof Tiles Could Help Clean Up The Air

06/04/2014, I would suppose that one can say that smog is a modern day problem that those of us who happen to live in large cities have to deal with, and while it is far from a pleasant experience, it is a very real problem that ought to be solved – for the...

Van Gogh’s Ear “Copied”, Displayed In German Museum

06/04/2014, Tortured soul Vincent van Gogh is an artistic genius who has had his moments of madness, and I am quite sure that a fair number of us have heard about how he cut off his own ear. Well, could it be possible that a copy of Vincent van Gogh’s ear is...

Robot Can Figure Out Softness Levels

06/04/2014, In the world of robots, to see them develop the ability to touch is one thing, but to exert a certain degree of pressure is another since different items, such as an egg, would require far less pressure to hold in one’s hand without cracking it compared...

Wearable Defibrillator Worn Like A Jacket

06/04/2014, Getting an electric shock is definitely no fun at all, but there are times when it is crucial to “shock” someone back to life. It seems as though 20% of patients who are required to wear defibrillators do not do so, which means they tend to take a...

Make Like Dr. Octopus With This Set Of Robotic Arms

06/03/2014, Spiderman’s arch nemesis, Dr. Octopus, has been a pain in his side for many a storyline arc, where the once good doctor has been driven mad by super strong mechanical arms that have bonded to him on a cellular level, allowing Dr. Octopus to use them as...

World’s Most Sensitive Thermometer

06/02/2014, How sensitive do you think the thermometer that you use each time you feel a fever coming on is? Just in case you think that you have the most sensitive thermometer ever in the neighborhood, I would advise you against getting too cocky. A breakthrough...

Raptor Robot Goes Close To Cheetah-bot

05/30/2014, Remember the Cheetah robot that we did talk about a couple of years ago, trumpeting the fact that at one point during testing, this particular robot managed to be faster than Usain Bolt at his best? You might be interested to hear that researchers over at...

Ultra Small Footprint Vehicle Could Be Future Urban Transport

05/29/2014, The world’s mega cities are certainly getting more and more densely populated as well as congested, as just about everyone wants in on the action – city life tends to be more glamorous and glitzy after all. Traffic woes, however, seem to have been...

Moon Could Have Faster Internet Than Your Home

05/29/2014, Where do you think would be the fastest Internet connection be? Is it in your home, or at the office? I am quite sure that military bases would have pretty decent speeds, and so too, do universities and research centers. However, how about folks who...

Heat Generated From Batteries Could Be Converted Into Electricity

05/26/2014, While batteries have more or less become one of the mainstay products that we use in our everyday devices, this does not mean that batteries have achieved the level of eco-friendliness that everyone wants or would love to have. Batteries do generate...