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Robots fly, dance, and make cocktails at China’s World Robot Conference

Posted on: August 16th, 2018 | No Comments
    China’s third annual World Robot Conference kicked off in Beijing on Wednesday (August 15), with robotic flying, dancing, and cocktail-making all on display. German automation firm Festo showcased...

Solar-powered car that charges as you drive

Posted on: August 14th, 2018 | No Comments
  A German start-up has taken advantage of the strong Bavarian sun this summer to test the final development of the charging system of its Sion car, an all-electric vehicle...

NASA launches first ever solar probe to ‘touch the sun’

Posted on: August 13th, 2018 | No Comments
  NASA on Sunday (August 12) launched a probe that will head closer to the Sun than any other spacecraft before it, enduring wicked heat while zooming through the solar...

China launches new supercomputer prototype

Posted on: August 6th, 2018 | No Comments
  China put its next-generation supercomputer into operation on Sunday, with the latest prototype exascale computing machine set to play a huge role in scientific research and offer a boost...

Xi’s speech at BRICS Business Summit conforms to global trend: Russian official

Posted on: July 30th, 2018 | No Comments
    The proposal of upholding multilateralism and improving global governance, which was put forward by Chinese President Xi Jinping, conforms to the world’s development trend, said a senior Russian...

Facebook is sued after stock plunge ‘shocked’ market

Posted on: July 28th, 2018 | No Comments
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) and its chief executive Mark Zuckerberg were sued on Friday in what could be the first of many lawsuits over a disappointing earnings...

Venezuelan engineers turn plastic trash into car parts amid crisis

Posted on: July 19th, 2018 | No Comments
Two young engineers have found an opportunity amid a collapsing economy in Venezuela – inside a garbage dump full of broken electronic hardware. They are melting the plastic waste down...

Ghostly particles give scientists new understanding of universe

Posted on: July 13th, 2018 | No Comments
  A breakthrough in the study of ghostly particles called high-energy neutrinos that traverse space, zipping unimpeded through people, planets, and whole galaxies, is giving scientists an audacious new way...

Chinese scientists make breakthrough in quantum computing technology

Posted on: July 4th, 2018 | No Comments
  Chinese scientists have successfully entangled 18 optical quantum bits, a key achievement that will dramatically promote quantum computing speed. Entangling as many quantum bits as possible can lead to...

Pizza-making robot to challenge traditional pizzaiolos worldwide

Posted on: June 28th, 2018 | No Comments
  Are robots about to take over the world-wide famous culinary art of pizzas? This is what French start-up Ekim believes with its brand new concept of a pizzaiolo robot. Usually seen...