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China builds an ‘artificial sun’ that is 6 times hotter than our ‘natural sun’

China builds an ‘artificial sun’ that can hit temperatures of 100 million degrees Celsius Last month, we had reported that a team of scientists at the Chengdu Aerospace Science and Technology Microelectronics System Research Institute Co (CASC) in China has developed an “artificial moon”, 8 times brighter than the natural moon […]

China plans to launch “artificial moon” to replace street lights

China to replace street lights with its own artificial moon by 2020 Chinese scientists are planning to launch an artificial or man-made moon into orbit by 2020 to illuminate city streets after dark and lower electricity costs in urban areas. Chengdu, the capital of China’s southwestern Sichuan province, is developing an […]

Stephen Hawking’s final fear : A Terrifying Master Race Of Superhumans

Professor Stephen Hawking was one of many scientists that pushed the human race forward by sharing his knowledge and understanding of the ever-expanding universe. Though, the physicist died in March aged 76. The concept of Superhumans he left behind is genuinely terrifying. Superhumans: A Fear To Mankind This Tuesday, Stephen Hawking’s final […]

This Exoskeleton Basically Makes You Doctor Octopus for Real

An inventor creates a working exoskeleton and more research is going on Can’t stop drooling over Doctor Octopus’s set of highly advanced mechanical arms (excluding his detestable intent), Iron Man’s armor or Spider-Man’s latest suit in Avengers: Infinity War? Thanks to Robo geeks you can now get one for yourself! In […]

Graphene ‘optical stimulation’ could selectively kill cancer cells

Graphene ‘optical stimulation’ could make way for optical pacemakers and improved painkillers Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have come across a wonder material that could be used for a number of research and clinical applications, including drug testing, application of selective painkillers, creating light-controlled pacemakers […]

What Is Computer Vision Syndrome?

Computer Vision Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment What is Computer Vision Syndrome? With computers and other electronic devices becoming an integral part of our daily lives, many individuals end up watching computer screens, tablet, e-reader, and smartphones for prolonged or extended periods that can put a real strain on one’s eyes. This […]

Conspiracy Theorists Believe That Nibiru Will End The World On April 23

Nibiru: Will the world end in April 2018? Predictions regarding the extinction of humanity, or huge collapse of civilization, the destruction of the planet or even the universe has been going on as long as mankind has walked the Earth. Now, conspiracy theorists have come up with fresh fears that […]

Biometric credit card technology – An Overview

Of late there are several companies that are making use of technology to prevent plastic card related fraudulent activities by making use of the concept of biometric fingerprint activated debit and credit cards. Companies like SmartMetric, Zwipe, and Visa have taken the initiative. It is being said that biometric fingerprint […]

Yet Another 42 Creative Analogies To Provide You Perspective on Analytics

New Articles inspired by the games, heroes, movies, and more… It’s that time again. Time for yet another 42 analogies designed to give you perspective on Data & Analytics. It has been 5 months since our last 42. It has been 20 months since the original. So our run rate has […]

The Need, Promise, and Reality of Quantum Computing

Despite giving us the most spectacular wave of technological innovation in human history, there are certain computational problems that the digital revolution still can’t seem to solve. Some of these problems could be holding back key scientific breakthroughs, and even the global economy. Although conventional computers have been doubling in […]