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XPRIZE Founder Peter Diamandis: ‘We’re Living at a Time When Individual Entrepreneurs Are More Powerful Than Governments’

March 14th, 2018 at 10:26 am » Comments Off

Peter Diamandis is the founder and executive chairman of the XPRIZE Foundation, which designs and operates large-scale incentive competitions to, in essence, change the world. In the words of its own criteria, an Xprize must be bold, audacious, and achievable. It must target market failure, drive investment, and give birth to a new industry. And, […]

This insane flying jet ski can cruise the seas and skies at the same time

March 11th, 2018 at 10:03 am » Comments Off

  What’s more fun than a jet ski? A jet ski that can freakin’ fly!  

The top 10 breakthrough technologies and the key players leading the charge, according to MIT Technology Review

February 28th, 2018 at 2:12 am » Comments Off

Every fall, MIT Technology Review’s editors get together to begin the months-long process of reviewing their coverage. The goal? To create a list of the top ten technological advances from the last year that will have the greatest longterm global impact on consumers.

20 mind- boggling facts about quantum computing everyone should read

February 27th, 2018 at 11:10 am » Comments Off

The dream of “quantum computing” – harnessing the power of quantum-level mechanics in order to create computers far faster and more powerful than any available today – came a step closer to reality recently.

Japanese scientists invent floating ‘firefly’ light

February 24th, 2018 at 11:10 am » Comments Off

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese engineering researchers say they have created a tiny electronic light the size of a firefly which rides waves of ultrasound, and could eventually figure in applications ranging from moving displays to projection mapping.

Biomedicine: Self-Healing, Recyclable Electronic Skin

February 13th, 2018 at 11:31 am » Comments Off

A section of the electronic skin developed by scientists at the University of Colorado Boulder. Biomedicine just took another leap forward. University of Colorado Boulder scientists created so-called electronic skin—e-skin for short. The e-skin is a thin, semi-transparent material that can act like your skin through measuring temperature, pressure, humidity and air flow. The new […]

This might be the strongest and lightest material on earth

January 28th, 2018 at 5:00 pm » Comments Off

10 times stronger than steel, with only 5 percent of its density.

The 25 Best Inventions of 2017: Ember Mug, Smart Elevators, and Smarter Smart Phones

November 19th, 2017 at 10:52 am » Comments Off

Mugs that heat your coffee just right,elevators that move more than up and down, a smarter smart phone and more.

A Singapore lab is growing synthetic diamonds and marketing them to millennials

October 23rd, 2017 at 11:03 am » Comments Off

They are real diamonds. That’s what the industry behind diamonds made inside a scientific laboratory wants you to believe.

Artificial wombs are coming and could completely change the debate over abortion

September 7th, 2017 at 4:36 pm » Comments Off

If a fetus can be transferred to a fabricated womb, can the right to abortion survive?

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