Robot Olympics Planned for 2020 Powered by Japan’s ‘Robot Revolution’
Singularity Hub | 02 August 2014
Japan likes robots. And while some Americans raised on a confusing sci-fi diet…

Robotic Bees Designed to Pollinate Crops Making Significant Strides
Singularity Hub | 06 August 2014
In Harvard researcher Robert Wood’s lab, a robot the size of a quarter lifts off the ground, its wings a blur…

Burger Robot Poised to Disrupt Fast Food Industry
Singularity Hub | 10 August 2014
I saw the future of work in a San Francisco garage two years ago…


Space Salad Glows Purple in a Greenhouse Made For Mars
New Scientist | 05 August 2014
Would-Be Mars colonist and space-flight entrepreneur Elon Musk often jokes that he wants “to die on Mars, but not on impact”…

European Spacecraft Rosetta Makes Contact With Comet After 10-Year Chase
Telegraph | 06 August 2014
Probe to orbit comet for first time ever after 3.7 billion-mile game of ‘cosmic billiards’; scientists hope to learn more about origins of stars, comets and planets…


100,000 amps breakthrough: Highest Electrical Current Achieved in Japan
RT | 27 July 2014
Japanese scientists have managed to achieve an electrical current of 100,000 amperes…


Ryden Dual Carbon Battery
Revolution Green | 21 July 2014
This is a good story I am visiting for a second time. It represents many new battery technologies that are emerging and could have a huge impact on transport. This is one of the more serious attempts…


Illustration of the ZUtA Pocket Printer

YouTube | 10 April 2014
This is a demonstration of what the ZUtA Pocket Printer will look like…

A Yankee Inventor Takes On Beijing Smog
Qing’s Tea House | 10 June 2014
On days when Beijing’s heavy air pollution is especially pungent…

Southwest, UPS Airliners Aid in Weather Forecasting Revolution
Bloomberg | 19 June 2014
Southwest Airlines and UPS have equipped 112 of their aircraft with devices that measure moisture in the atmosphere…

Severe Solar Storm Damage Could Top $2 Trillion
Bloomberg | 20 June 2014
According to a study by Lloyd’s of London, an extreme geomagnetic storm in the near future is almost inevitable…

Underground Lab Tackles Japan Nuclear Waste Issue
AP | 14 July 2014
Reindeer farms and grazing Holstein cows dot a vast stretch of rolling green pasture here on Japan’s northern tip…


Sun Valley Said to Be on Alert for Drones at Billionaire Enclave
Bloomberg | 08 July 2014
As billionaires and dealmakers descend upon Sun Valley, Idaho…

The Smart Bracelet That Can Read Your Emotions
BBC News | 07 July 2014
Immersive technology is blurring the lines between the physical…

‘Remote Control’ Contraceptive Chip Available ‘By 2018′
BBC News | 07 July 2014
A contraceptive computer chip that can be controlled by remote control has been developed in Massachusetts…

Self-Healing ‘Transformer’ Drones – Future of Warfare?
RT | 07 July 2014
Future aircraft should be able to heal themselves in flight…


NASA Explores A New World: Crowdsourcing Ideas
NPR | 30 June 2014
NASA is asking the public to help it develop new ways to bring their technology to the commercial market…


Paradigm Shifts by Moray King

YouTube | 19 May 2014
An edited version of Moray King’s presentation from January 23, 2014…

Russia Wants to Replace US Computer Chips with Local Processors
ITAR-TASS | 19 June 2014
US microchips Intel and AMD will be replaced by domestically-produced micro processor Baikal…


US Panel Sets Sights on Mars
Nature | 04 June 2014
Sending humans to red planet touted as NASA’s wisest long-range goal…

New Chip to Bring Holograms to Smartphones
Wall Street Journal | 02 June 2014
Ostendo’s Tiny Projectors Are Designed to Display Crisp Video, Glasses-Free 3-D Images…

Solar-Powered Aircraft Makes Inaugural Flight
RT | 02 June 2014
A solar-powered plane took its maiden voyage after an historic two-hour flight…

Google Maps Offers First SatNav Directions for Driving in North Korea
The Guardian | 02 June 2014
Crowd-sourcing has enabled Google Maps to plot journeys inside the secretive state…

On the Nature of Digital Transformation: 10 Observations
A few things I’ve noticed about how technology works…

A Maryland Inventor’s Big Energy Ideas Have Promise, and Big Ifs
Anchorage Daily News | 27 May 2014
While scientists are engaged in an all-out, worldwide scramble to avert the energy and climate change crises…

Flying on Sunshine – a Solar Jet Fuel
Cosmos | 26 May 2014
Using the simplest of ingredients – sunlight, CO2 and water – researchers in Europe have brewed jet fuel…

Solar to Match Coal in China by 2016, Threatening Fossil Dominance
The Telegraph | 30 May 2014
Here is a story to cheer us all up…


Life Created With Two Synthetic Bases for 6 DNA Letters With Original Four G, T, C, A and Now X and Y and This Expands Amino Acids From 20 to 172
Next Big Future | 09 May 2014
Romesberg started out with E coli, a bug normally found in soil and carried by people…

Amazon to Increase Robots from 1,400 to 10,000 by End of 2014; Day in the Life of a Robot
Mish’s Global Economic Trend Analysis | 23 May 2014
Have a job moving stuff or filling orders in a warehouse? If so, your job is in jeopardy…