June 29, 2016As the world faces a future of autonomous and eco-friendly transportation alternatives, exactly how we will reach that point is still unknown. Siemens has proposed a rather out of the box solution to powering electric trucks, and it uses a technology that has been around for over 150 years.
September 01, 2016Kai Kloepfer was a sophomore in high school when he made a fingerprint-enabled smart gun for his science fair project. His invention is aimed at stopping 21,000 firearm suicides that take place every year, as well as the thousands of deaths from gun violence.Kai’s smart gun is designed to prevent accidental shootings, thefts, suicides, and wrongful use.
May 30, 2016Scientific papers contain some of the most recent breakthroughs in Scientific technologies, but for the most part, you have to pay to read them. Many claim that this is a restriction of knowledge and that it may actually be hurting the overall state of education and advance across the globe.
July 08, 2016It has been presented in the movies, and now Sony is finally rounding in on the technology to make contact lens bionic eyes a reality.On April 7, 2016, Sony was awarded by the United States Patent and Trademark Office a patent regarding a mechanical contact lens capable of recording video.
June 05, 2016Most of us have laptops that we use on a daily basis, maybe even for binge watching your favorite TV show. However, in the effort to make laptops small, their cooling systems can often be way underdesigned for heavy use. This causes them to overheat, and maybe even become so hot that it hurts to touch them.
August 15, 2016As all of the heats of Olympic swimming have come to a close, you may be elated at how your countries top athletes have done. If you have been following closely, you likely noticed that there are a lot of ties in swimming. The most recent tie was a three-way tie for second place between Michael Phelps, Chad Le Clos, and Laszlo Cseh.