Image courtesy of DraperWhen thinking of drones, many thoughts come to mind--package delivery, swarm intelligence, machine vision, etc. But when contemplating the rise in drone usage, the machine in the mind’s eye of most is nearly always a quad-rotor...
The world of technology is changing at super speed from biotech to artificial intelligence to computing and beyond. Of course, labs are still filled with awe-inspiring innovations that haven’t made it to consumers yet. Some of these include lab-grown...
Fertility complication and infertility have long been an issue in living creatures, but the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, in cooperation with the McCormick school of engineering has created a stand-in, 3D printed ovary for use in mice....
The world of biometrics--while often closely associated with Orwellian stories and secret government security--are actually widely used in the modern day, even for fun applications. Of course, biometric tech is still among the most trustworthy in terms of authentication...
Gunshots, concerts, loud video games, even loud cityscapes may all be responsible for hearing loss. How can we reverse the negative effects of these things that we may or may not enjoy significantly? Until now, when humans have sustained...
The University of Central Florida has found a way to convert carbon dioxide (CO2) into formate and formamides, two types of fuel which can be used on demand and do not lose energy over time like batteries do. UCF...
For years, scientists have thought that dreaming was a result of REM sleep, a state of rest in which the brain produces brain waves similar to those of a wakeful mind. Despite common associations, however, dreaming is possible outside...
What if you could connect your brain with artificial intelligence and also speak telepathically to the people around you? It sounds crazy, right? Elon Musk has a lot of crazy ideas that he’s bringing to reality from Tesla to...
Have you ever wished that you could just lay back, nice and comfortable in your bed or chair, and just think your way through your emails or research paper or that novel you’ve always wanted to write? Voice-to-text used...
People have wondered for years--what would I do if I was smarter? Many of us have dreamed of creating mind-blowing inventions and world-changing scientific breakthroughs.Movies like Limitless really compound that desire and make us yearn for a one-step,...

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