Q&A: Experts Warn of Bash Bug, What are the Risks?
The Denver Post | 29 September 2014
Internet security experts are warning that a new programming flaw…

Solar May Become Largest Global Power Source by 2050
Bloomberg | 29 September 2014
Solar power might become the world’s largest source of electricity by 2050 as falling costs boost installations…

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This Device Lets Fully Paralyzed Rats Walk Again, and Human Trials Are Planned
Motherboard | 24 September 2014
In the past few years, there have been some pretty impressive breakthroughs for those suffering from partial paralysis…

Swiss Pilots to Fly Solar Plane Around World
The New York Times | 25 September 2014
Last year, two Swiss pilots became the first to fly across the United States…

India Beats China to Mars Orbit at 11% Cost of U.S. Probe
Bloomberg | 24 September 2014
A $74 million Indian spacecraft entered orbit around Mars today…

Japanese Firm to Build Space Elevator by 2050
CNBC | 22 September 2014
Japanese construction firm Obayashi says it will have an elevator to space in operation by 2050…

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On/Off Switch for Aging Cells Discovered
FARS | 22 September 2014
Scientists at the Salk Institute have discovered an on-and-off “switch” in cells that may hold the key to healthy aging…

Scientists Have “Hacked” Photosynthesis, and It Could Help Them Ppeed Up Food Production
Science Alert | 22 September 2014
An enzyme found in algae can make plants convert carbon dioxide into sugar more efficiently…

NASA Spacecraft Enters Martian Orbit in Rearch of Lost Water
RT | 22 September 2014
NASA’s Maven spacecraft has arrived into Martian orbit after a 10-month journey from Earth…

Boeing, SpaceX Win Contracts to Build ‘Space Taxis’ for NASA
Reuters | 16 September 2014
NASA will partner with Boeing and SpaceX to build commercially owned and operated “space taxis”…

Microsoft’s Minecraft Deal Shows its New CEO is Paying Attention
Quartz | 15 September 2014
It’s official: Microsoft is buying Mojang, the studio behind the massive cloud gaming hit Minecraft, for $2.5 billion…

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Solar Storm Heading for Earth
USA Today | 11 September 2014
A “strong” solar flare that launched off the sun Wednesday afternoon could cause some fluctuations…

Pelé Unveils Unique Football Pitch Where Players’ Energy Produces Electricity
The Telegraph | 11 September 2014
Brazillian football legend launches a revolutionary artificial pitch that converts players’ energy into electricty to power Rio de Janeiro favela…

U.S. Man 3D Prints Mini Castle, Sets Sights on Printing Livable House
CTV News | 03 September 2014
People have used 3D printers to print everything from medical devices to guns…

Higgs Boson Could Spell the End of the Universe – Stephen Hawking
RT | 08 September 2014
Higgs’ elementary particle underpins existence in our universe might become unstable…

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Android Security Mystery – ‘Fake’ Cellphone Towers Found in U.S.
We Live Security | 28 August 2014
Seventeen mysterious cellphone towers have been found in America which look like ordinary towers…

The Transhumanist Scrapbook: MIT and Selective Gene Repair: Explicit Benefits, and Implicit Dangers
Giza Death Star | 03 September 2014
There’s been another important development in the “quadrangle” of GRIN technologies…

Radical New Theory Could Kill the Multiverse Hypothesis
Wired | 25 August 2014
Though galaxies look larger than atoms and elephants appear to outweigh ants…

Robot Bartenders, Bumper Cars to Set Sail on Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas
Daily News | 28 August 2014
The massive cruise ship, which will embark on its maiden voyage in November…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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