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An artificial tree sucks up as much air pollution as 368 real trees

Trees play an important role in reducing emissions and smog in big cities. They have excellent capacity of cleaning the air and absorbing CO2....

The redesigned Ocean Cleanup device is ready to remove the ocean plastic

With each passing year, we expose the ocean to more pollutants, from trash to chemicals. This wide range of pollution endangers marine ecosystems. Fortunately,...

Air Force tested ROBOpilot that turns a manned plane into a self-piloting drone

The US Air Force laboratory conducted the first flight tests of the ROBOpilot system, which can turn virtually any plane into a self-piloting drone,...

Google Assistant outperformed Alexa and Siri in Annual Digital Assistant IQ Test

Voice assistants are growing quickly, changing our lives, and making things easier. It's your personal voice assistant, who is always ready to help you...

Meet “Astro,” the four-legged seeing and hearing intelligent robodog

Researchers at Florida Atlantic University have developed a four-legged seeing and hearing intelligent robodog named "Astro." We already have seen several dog-like quadruped droids, such...

Langogo, AI-powered pocket translator that speaks 70 languages

Every outdoor adventure lover might have faced language barriers while traveling. At some point, we were unable to understand anything said to us in...

Mercedes-Benz revealed A-Class and B-Class plug-in hybrids for Europe

Like most other automakers, Mercedes-Benz is also on the mission to electrify its lineup of vehicles in the near future. Now it is adding...

Google Assistant outperformed Alexa and Siri in Annual Digital Assistant IQ Test

Voice assistants are growing quickly, changing our lives, and making things easier. It's your personal voice assistant, who is always ready to help you...

Mercedes-Benz revealed A-Class and B-Class plug-in hybrids for Europe

Like most other automakers, Mercedes-Benz is also on the mission to electrify its lineup of vehicles in the near future. Now it is adding...

Aston Martin’s latest mid-engined sportscar has taken its first flight

On Friday, Aston Martin has given the world the first glimpse of its latest mid-engined Valhalla hypercar on the track alongside its sibling Aston...

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Postmates received a permit to test a delivery robot in San Francisco

Delivery robots will soon be back in San Francisco. Postmates has officially received the green signal to test its four-wheeled, cart-like delivery robot on...

An artificial tree sucks up as much air pollution as 368 real trees

Trees play an important role in reducing emissions and smog in big cities. They have excellent capacity of cleaning the air and absorbing CO2....

Super sensitive, cheap ‘whiskers’ can aid sensing in small drones

All mammals (apart from humans and some primates) of all sizes and shapes possess whiskers of some sort. Animals can use their whiskers to...

Meet “Astro,” the four-legged seeing and hearing intelligent robodog

Researchers at Florida Atlantic University have developed a four-legged seeing and hearing intelligent robodog named "Astro." We already have seen several dog-like quadruped droids, such...

Robots need to know why they are doing certain task – study

Humans perform object manipulation to execute certain tasks. Such action is rarely initiated with no goals in mind. In contrast, traditional robotic grasping focuses...

DAPRA tested swarm of autonomous drones to assist with military missions

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the agency behind a number of defense-related projects, is experimenting with using a swarm of autonomous drones...

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Turning plastic water bottles into affordable prosthetic limbs

Most currently available prosthetic limbs tend to be lacking in functionality or are unaffordable to many who need them. Alongside this need for prosthetic...

Langogo, AI-powered pocket translator that speaks 70 languages

Every outdoor adventure lover might have faced language barriers while traveling. At some point, we were unable to understand anything said to us in...

The redesigned Ocean Cleanup device is ready to remove the ocean plastic

With each passing year, we expose the ocean to more pollutants, from trash to chemicals. This wide range of pollution endangers marine ecosystems. Fortunately,...

Soft, anti-bacterial T-shirt made from upcycled milk

Every year, the individuals in Europe and North America throw away an average of 95 to 115 kilograms (210 to 250 pounds) of food...

Nike’s Joyride shoes give you a feeling like running on bubbles

Nike unveiled its “Joyride Run Flyknit,” which is designed for both casual and every-day runner. Nike engineered a unique, responsive cushioning system that adapts...

Tokyo revealed designs of its recycled e-waste 2020 Olympic medals

On Wednesday, the Organising Committee of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo unveiled the designs for 2020 Olympic medals (also revealed medal...

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Turning plastic water bottles into affordable prosthetic limbs

Most currently available prosthetic limbs tend to be lacking in functionality or are unaffordable to many who need them. Alongside this need for prosthetic...

Langogo, AI-powered pocket translator that speaks 70 languages

Every outdoor adventure lover might have faced language barriers while traveling. At some point, we were unable to understand anything said to us in...

Mercedes-Benz revealed A-Class and B-Class plug-in hybrids for Europe

Like most other automakers, Mercedes-Benz is also on the mission to electrify its lineup of vehicles in the near future. Now it is adding...

The redesigned Ocean Cleanup device is ready to remove the ocean plastic

With each passing year, we expose the ocean to more pollutants, from trash to chemicals. This wide range of pollution endangers marine ecosystems. Fortunately,...

Aston Martin’s latest mid-engined sportscar has taken its first flight

On Friday, Aston Martin has given the world the first glimpse of its latest mid-engined Valhalla hypercar on the track alongside its sibling Aston...

Air Force tested ROBOpilot that turns a manned plane into a self-piloting drone

The US Air Force laboratory conducted the first flight tests of the ROBOpilot system, which can turn virtually any plane into a self-piloting drone,...

Google Assistant outperformed Alexa and Siri in Annual Digital Assistant IQ Test

Voice assistants are growing quickly, changing our lives, and making things easier. It's your personal voice assistant, who is always ready to help you...

Postmates received a permit to test a delivery robot in San Francisco

Delivery robots will soon be back in San Francisco. Postmates has officially received the green signal to test its four-wheeled, cart-like delivery robot on...

An artificial tree sucks up as much air pollution as 368 real trees

Trees play an important role in reducing emissions and smog in big cities. They have excellent capacity of cleaning the air and absorbing CO2....

McLaren teased its new two-seat, open cockpit roadster

McLaren, the British automaker has announced its newest supercar, a seductive new roadster which will join the company's Ultimate Series in 2020. The vehicle,...

UPS is hauling cargo using self-driving semi-trucks

It seems like UPS is looking at all kinds of new-age vehicle technologies - such as e-bikes, drones - that will speed up its...

Super sensitive, cheap ‘whiskers’ can aid sensing in small drones

All mammals (apart from humans and some primates) of all sizes and shapes possess whiskers of some sort. Animals can use their whiskers to...