Topic

Invention

Invention

Kenya harnesses fly larvae's appetite to process food waste

Rotten bananas? Mushy avocados? Pulped oranges? Talash Huijbers wants them all.

Black soldier flies are seen inside a cage in the InsectiPro farm in Red Hill, Kiambu County, Kenya, 11 September 2020.

Scientist Bijon fights coronavirus with low-cost kits

The whole world has been hit with the outbreak of novel coronavirus. Scientists are working hard to invent testing kits that are easily accessible for people while also working on vaccines. ...

Bijon Kumar Sil

Prosthesis gives cancer survivor a new face

Denise Vicentin looks in the mirror and bursts into tears.After losing her right eye and part of her jaw to cancer, the Brazilian woman is getting a new face thanks to a digitally-engineered ...

Prosthesis gives cancer survivor a new face

Eight curious property rights debates in 2019

Fights over property rights extended to pavements, space, the sea, data, dead people's images, and even noises and smells in 2019, with governments scrambling to define and legislate emerging areas ...

Eight curious property rights debates in 2019

Emotion-sensing robot to assist space station astronauts

An intelligent robot equipped with emotion-sensing voice detectors was headed to the International Space Station after launching from Florida on Thursday, becoming the latest artificial ...

Emotion-sensing robot to assist space station astronauts

Singapore scientists produce in-vitro human skin

A piece of skin about the size of your thumbnail can be printed in less than a minute, scientists in Singapore say, a game-changing step for the future of non-animal testing for cosmetics and other ...

Singapore scientists produce in-vitro human skin

Google claims quantum trounces super computers

Scientists claimed Wednesday to have achieved a near-mythical state of computing in which a new generation of machine vastly outperforms the world's fastest super-computer, known as "quantum ...

Google claims quantum trounces super computers

National Biotechnology Fair 2019 begins

The second National Biotechnology Fair kicked off in the capital’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre on Friday, reports UNB.It is being jointly organised by the National Institute ...

National Biotechnology Fair 2019 begins

Paralysed man walks again with brain-controlled robotic system

A man paralysed from the shoulders down has been able to walk using a pioneering four-limb robotic system, or exoskeleton, that is commanded and controlled by signals from his brain.With a ...

Paralysed man walks again with brain-controlled robotic system

Pope urges Silicon Valley to avoid slide towards new ‘barbarism’

Pope Francis urged Silicon Valley giants on Friday to make sure technological advances such as artificial intelligence do not lead to a new "form of barbarism" where the law of the strongest prevails ...

Pope urges Silicon Valley to avoid slide towards new ‘barbarism’
Load More