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First-ever successful mind-controlled robotic arm without brain implants

Researchers have made a breakthrough in the field of noninvasive robotic device control. Using a noninvasive brain-computer interface (BCI), researchers have developed the first-ever successful mind-controlled robotic arm exhibiting the ability to continuously track and follow a comput | Read more...

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Elon Musk’s SpaceX is launching the first of 12,000 Starlink satellites to cover Earth in high-speed internet.

SpaceX is targeting Thursday, May 16 for the launch of 60 Starlink satellites from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. SpaceX’s Starlink is a next-generation satellite network capable of connecting the globe, especially reaching those who are not yet connected, with reliable and affordable broadband internet | Read more...

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How intelligent is artificial intelligence?

Scientists are putting AI systems to a test. Researchers have developed a method to provided a glimpse into the diverse 'intelligence' spectrum observed in current AI systems, specifically analyzing these AI systems with a novel technology that allows automatized analysis and quant | Read more...

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Supersonic plane could zoom from New York to Paris in 90 minutes.

Supersonic passenger jet firm raises $100 million, aims for 2019 test flights. Company says it remains on track for mid-2020s delivery of n | Read more...

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Bioengineers clear major hurdle on path to 3D printing replacement organs

Bioengineers have cleared a major hurdle on the path to 3D printing replacement organs. It's a breakthrough technique for bioprinting tissues with exquisitely entangled vascular networks that mimic the body's natural passageways for blood, air, lymph and other vit | Read more...

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Scientists ‘reverse time’ with Quantum Computer in Breakthrough Study

Researchers have developed an algorithm to simulate returning a particle briefly to the past. The results suggest new paths for exploring the backward flow of time in quantum systems. They also open new possibilities for quantum computer program testing and error c | Read more...

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Water-resistant Electronic Skin With Self-Healing Abilities Created

Inspired by jellyfish, researchers have created an electronic skin that is transparent, stretchable, touch-sensitive, and repairs itself in both wet and dry conditions. The novel material has wide-ranging uses, from water-resistant touch screens to soft robots aimed at mimicking biologica | Read more...

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Wireless ‘Pacemaker for the Brain’ Could Offer New Treatment for Neurological Disorders

A new neurostimulator can listen to and stimulate electric current in the brain at the same time, potentially delivering fine-tuned treatments to patients with diseases like epilepsy and Pa | Read more...

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This Robot Delivery Dog Can Bring Your Parcel Right To Your Doorstep

The idea is to find a solution for “urban ‘first or last mile’ mobility” to extend delivery “right to your doorstep,” according to a Continental press release. The company says deliveries could be made around the clock, even when “many people are working, at school or otherwise oc | Read more...