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Graphene Patches Monitor Health 2019-02-19 01:00:00Graphene Flagship has developed a selection of graphene-based wearables that communicate with a smartphone to monitor health and sun exposure.

TCL Patents Smartphone Bracelet 2019-02-18 19:00:00A new foldable smartphone patent from TCL shows a device flexible enough to fold into a smartwatch.

Ceramic Aerogel Withstands Extreme Heat 2019-02-18 13:00:00A sturdy ceramic aerogel able to withstand extreme temperatures could be used as an insulation for spaceships.

Zuum Hover Shoes 2019-02-18 01:00:00The Zuum self-balancing hover shoes offer a fun and ultra-portable means of personal transport.

Bird-Inspired Leonardo Drone 2019-02-17 19:00:00The bird-inspired Leonardo drone relies on a pair of thrusters to help it keep its feet.

Pacum Packable Compression Vacuum 2019-02-17 07:00:00The tiny Pacum compression bag vacuum invention can double the space in your suitcase.

Graphene Based E-Nose Could Sniff out Cancer 2019-02-17 01:00:00A graphene-based biosensor able to detect lung cancer in breath samples could offer more accuracy than previous e-nose devices.

Wearable Respiration Monitor Made from a Craft Toy 2019-02-16 13:00:00A wearable respiration monitor inspired by Shrinky Dinks offers a simple and affordable way to measure air intake.

Non-Toxic Fire Retardant 2019-02-16 07:00:00An eco-friendly fire retardant coating made of renewable, non-toxic materials could provide even better fire protection than current options.

Simple Wave Device Generates Clean Energy 2019-02-16 01:00:00A sturdy and inexpensive wave generator could be deployed in fleets to power thousands of homes.

Solar-Powered Electronic Skin 2019-02-15 19:00:00An electronic skin able to gather and store solar power could pave the way to solar-powered prosthetics and wearable electronics.

AntBot Navigates by the Sun and Steps 2019-02-15 07:00:00Instead of GPS, the AntBot navigates by following the sun and counting its steps.

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Ship disasters avoided with big data statistics techniques 2019-02-06 08:33:46Companies can save millions by using advanced statistical methods to extract information from large amounts of collected data. One company that has ad

Virtually reality: Future factories run by digital twins 2019-02-04 09:10:02A*STAR has built a testbed for digital twins, the virtual counterparts of real manufacturing equipment. These factory innovations could help companies

Companies hope vests will ease burden for assembly 2019-01-31 13:13:13Ford Motor Co. and other manufacturers want to help their workers take a load off. Or at least make it easier to lift a load up.

Under-road heating system to keep highways ice-free 2019-01-30 07:11:22Under-road heating that melts ice and snow within 15 minutes and real-time information about icy road conditions could help prevent wintertime acciden

Flying taxis within five years? Not likely 2019-01-29 07:30:02When the American aerospace company Bell Nexus unveiled an air taxi at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this month it breathed new lif

Smart technology could hold key to safer winter 2019-01-28 09:00:02A Heriot-Watt spin-out company is using smart technology to help safeguard Scotland's roads and possibly bring an end to pot-holes.

Boeing pilotless air taxi lifts off the ground, 2019-01-25 15:00:01Boeing offered a glance at a futuristic alternative to crowded freeways when its prototype autonomous air taxi—essentially a flying car with no

IBM launches commercial quantum computing – we're not 2019-01-25 09:50:01IBM recently unveiled what it claimed was the world's first commercial quantum computer. While the announcement of the Q System One wasn't scientifi

Self-driving cars: why we can't expect them to 2019-01-24 11:25:09Ever since companies began developing self-driving cars, people have asked how designers will address the moral question of who a self-driving car sho

DARPA prototype reflectarray antenna offers high performance in 2019-01-23 10:10:23DARPA's Radio Frequency Risk Reduction Deployment Demonstration (R3D2) is set for launch in late February to space-qualify a new type of membrane ref

Waymo revs up self-driving car making near Motor 2019-01-22 11:07:18Waymo on Tuesday announced it will rev up its self-driving car production by establishing a factory devoted exclusively to mass production of autonomo

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Despite being dead 110m years, spider fossils’ eyes 2019-02-18 05:20:55While a fossilised spider is a rare enough find in itself, a recent discovery uncovered creatures whose eyes still glow in the dark. The post Despit

Almost half of third-level students studying computing don’t 2019-02-14 08:46:34A new report has found that 45pc of students doing computing courses don’t go on to finish them, while men are more likely to drop out than wome

First and last photo of Opportunity rover on 2019-02-14 07:25:33After 15 years of roaming the surface of Mars, NASA’s Opportunity rover has finally shut off, despite the best efforts of scientists back on Ear

41 new STEM outreach projects to get €3.6m 2019-02-14 06:14:02SFI has revealed that 41 new projects will be funded to support STEM outreach, in addition to 11 previous ones getting renewed financial backing. The

Why ‘old’ sperm might be the answer to 2019-02-14 04:00:35Researchers analysing the offspring of zebrafish from differently aged sperm showed that those conceived using ‘old’ sperm lived longer. T

How do we get people to care about 2019-02-13 10:30:40It’s our job to ensure everyone realises the power they have over their energy usage, writes Joe Devlin of Elastic Energy. The post How do we ge

Scientists prove mighty ‘megalodon’ shark not killed off 2019-02-13 06:37:05It seems that one of the most fearsome sharks to ever roam the planet was killed off 1m years earlier than we originally thought. The post Scientists

‘Quick for a palaeontologist is painfully slow on 2019-02-13 05:00:05Highly accomplished palaeontologist Prof Mike Benton of the University of Bristol gives insight into the life of a ‘dinosaur hunter’. The

Infographic shows which bugs will likely die off 2019-02-12 07:11:17The world’s insect population could be entirely erased by the end of the century, according to new research, but which species are most threaten

Origin of Newgrange, Stonehenge and other sites pinpointed 2019-02-12 05:34:47A Swedish researcher has dated many of Europe’s famous megalithic sites, such as Newgrange, to find their design comes from one specific region.

Exciting new CRISPR-CasX variant could be ‘Swiss army 2019-02-05 08:15:56CRISPR-Cas9 has revolutionised gene editing, but a new variant of the technology may be far superior. The post Exciting new CRISPR-CasX variant could

Familiar Irish sight unexpectedly discovered in Namibian desert 2019-02-05 06:17:02An unexpected discovery in a Namibian desert has led geologists to find traces of ancient ice age movement in plain sight. The post Familiar Irish sig


WHO Says UN Should Reclassify Marijuana as Less 2019-02-19 16:57:28 New Class Marijuana could soon be reclassified on an international scale. In 1948, the United Nations (UN) established the World Health Organization

Trump Signs Directive: Space Force Will Be Run 2019-02-19 16:22:39 Space Force 2.0 U.S. President Donald Trump signed a directive today that organizes all military space functions under a new Space For

Users of Crypto Site Where Dead CEO Lost 2019-02-19 15:10:42 Making Moves Remember that cryptocurrency exchange that said it lost $196 million of its customers’ money when CEO Gerald Cotten died 

Lab-Grown Meat Could Be Worse for the Environment 2019-02-19 15:08:33 Growing Change Meat farming is a major contributor of the greenhouse gases driving climate change. To ensure we never have to choose betwee

Bosses Are Spying on Employees With Work-Provided Fitness 2019-02-19 14:54:54 Panopticon If your workplace gives you a fitness tracker, there’s a chance your boss can personally sift through the data it provides. That mea

Judges Are Struggling to Interpret Emoji in Court 2019-02-19 13:33:05 New Language Emoji and emoticons are cropping up at a rapidly increasing rate in court cases, and while they’ve yet to be a deciding factor in

A Japanese Spacecraft Is About to Shoot an 2019-02-19 12:41:37 Space Guns The team behind Japanese space agency JAXA’s Hayabusa2 asteroid sample return mission are hard at work preparing for a groundbreakin

The FDA Warns: Transfusions of Young Blood Are 2019-02-19 12:30:09 Young Blood According to the hype, injecting an old person with the blood of healthy young whippersnappers could alleviate health problems resto

Scientists Just Discovered 300,000 New Galaxies 2019-02-19 11:39:42 On the Map The Low Frequency Array (LOFAR) telescope is quickly making good on its promise. The Netherlands-based array picks up low radio frequ

This Site Uses Deep Learning to Generate Fake 2019-02-19 11:06:46 Fake Beds There’s a four-bedroom Edinburgh unit with “original wood floors,” listed by Christine. And there’s a two-bathroom

Amazon Launches Initiative to Make All Deliveries Carbon 2019-02-19 10:49:22 Reduce Reuse Recycle Amazon announced plans this week to rely entirely on renewable energy and eradicate its massive carbon footprint. On Monday

The British Military Is Working on Anti-Aircraft Drone 2019-02-19 10:37:26 Drone Swarms A swarm of 150 drones buzzed over Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine’s head during this year’s Super Bowl half time show,

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