Emerging Tech

Scientists have shown stingray-inspired spacecraft that can fly to Venus

The spacecraft would circumnavigate Venus every four to six days, with solar panels charging every two to three days on the side of planet illuminated by the sun.

Japan launches new, lithium-ion battery-powered ‘Toryu’ submarine

It is the second Soryu-class diesel-electric attack submarine (SSK) for the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) equipped with lithium-ion batteries.

An inexpensive AI sensor to save a child or pet from hot car deaths

A small, inexpensive sensor could save lives by triggering an alarm when children or pets are left alone in vehicles.

Band-Aid-size wearable device to measure infants’ blood oxygen levels

Mobile, wearable device the size of a Band-Aid could allow babies to leave the hospital and be monitored from home.

Ready-to-install ‘crate’ powertrain can electrify any type of vehicle

A new compact 80kW 'crate' powertrain can be installed in a wide range of vehicle models: from quads to classic cars.

MEB-based Volkswagen ID.3 electric motor fits into a sports bag

It is not only less complex than conventional petrol or diesel engine, but also compact enough to fit in a sports bag.

Panasonic BMIC tech measures electrochemical impedance on multi-cell stacked batteries

This technology contributes to the realization of a sustainable society by helping facilitate reuse and recycling of lithium-ion batteries.

Wikipedia co-founder launched a rival social network to Facebook and Twitter

No advertising, high privacy! WT: Social is a social-networking site and news sharing platform.

Recent Articles

Air Race E launches an all-electric racing aircraft

The aircraft will use an electric motor that will carry it at flight speeds of around 482 km/h (300 mph).

Scientists have shown stingray-inspired spacecraft that can fly to Venus

The spacecraft would circumnavigate Venus every four to six days, with solar panels charging every two to three days on the side of planet illuminated by the sun.

The Bloodhound LSR reached a new top speed of 1,010 km/h

Bloodhound LSR hits a new top speed: 628 mph (1,010 km/h), reaching maximum velocity as she passed the 5 mile (8km)mark in just 50 seconds.

Japan launches new, lithium-ion battery-powered ‘Toryu’ submarine

It is the second Soryu-class diesel-electric attack submarine (SSK) for the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) equipped with lithium-ion batteries.

New two-wheeled Speedboard electric-skate can accelerate to 48 km/h

Speedboard electro-skate speeds up to 48 km / h, it is very manoeuvrable and rides on almost any terrain - from trampled earth to gravel.

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