This new 3D printing development might just change the world. NASA is sinking a lot into 3D printing food, and they are starting with pizza. The project is aimed at evolving the future of food for both space and back here on Earth. It's not Star Trek's replicator, but it's probably just the beginning. Also, this could potentially end hunger around the world.
Brittany Wenger is 18 years old. And she just taught the computer to diagnose leukemia. She built a custom, cloud based "artificial neural network" to find patterns in genetic expression profiles to diagnose patients with a form of cancer called mixed-lineage leukemia (MLL).
Leap Motion takes gesture control to a Minority Report level. But what if you married it with your everyday OS? This new video shows exactly what kind of applications you can look forward to on your Windows 8 machine. And it's a whole lot cooler than touch.
Apple CEO Tim Cook was at the Senate today to testify on the company's tax avoidance practices. The report published by the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations details the company's strategies and it's a fantastic read.
Leave it to Russia to come up with this. Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has publicly revealed that
Russian experts are developing robots designed specifically to minimize
casualties in terrorist attacks. The birth of the Terminator?
Storm tracking and real time weather data can save lives. The recent Oklahoma City tornado only had a warning of some 16 minutes. And it managed to save a few. Three teams of students have designed drones that are meant to fly into storm centers.
Disney Research is working with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany to make robots move and interact with humans in a less awkward and uncomfortable way. They are developing a more natural approach to the problem by studying how humans interact.
A recent study suggests that Australia could power its entire national domestic infrastructure using only solar power. The University of Melbourne has now introduced a new organic PV cell printer that rolls out a functional binder page sized sheet of solar panel every two seconds. Production has just gotten cheaper and a whole lot faster.