Say Goodbye To Glass With Transparent Wood For Your Home
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Say Goodbye To Glass With Transparent Wood For Your Home

You may soon have a stronger material than glass for natural light to pass through the walls of your homes as scientists have developed transparent wood that could…

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Selfie Drones To Soon Replace Selfie Sticks
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Selfie Drones To Soon Replace Selfie Sticks

Annoyed by long selfie sticks in public? An Australian technology company has a solution — a “selfie drone”. This lets you click selfie without stretching the hand and…

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From Red Bread Mold To Better Rechargeable Batteries
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From Red Bread Mold To Better Rechargeable Batteries

In a first, researchers have shown that a fungus can transform manganese into a mineral composite with favourable electrochemical properties – paving the way for a better rechargeable…

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Internet-Connected Smart Car Soon From Alibaba Stable
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Internet-Connected Smart Car Soon From Alibaba Stable

Alibaba, China’s largest e-commerce company, is preparing to unveil its first internet-connected smart car in April, the People’s Daily reported on Tuesday. According to the company’s chief technology…

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Twitter In No Hurry To Shift From 140-Character Limit
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Twitter In No Hurry To Shift From 140-Character Limit

If you thought you will be able to convey more to your friends and policymakers on Twitter soon, hold on. According to the micro-blogging site, there is still…

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Russia Tests Hypersonic Cruise Missile Zircon
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Russia Tests Hypersonic Cruise Missile Zircon

Russia launched its first tests of the new hypersonic Zircon anti-ship cruise missile, local media said on Thursday. “The tests of the hypersonic Zircon missile have begun using…

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Soon You Can Unlock Your Smartphone With Just A Scribble
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Soon You Can Unlock Your Smartphone With Just A Scribble

Someday soon, you may be able to log into your smartphone with sweeping gestures or doodling, using one or more fingers. Researchers from Rutgers University in New Jersey…

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ISRO / India Developing Airplane-shaped Re-usable Rocket
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ISRO / India Developing Airplane-shaped Re-usable Rocket

India will test a small aeroplane-shaped vehicle this year as part of its programme to develop a reusable space launch vehicle, a senior official of Indian Space Research…

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Google AlphaGo Beats Lee-Se-Dol In Ancient Chinese Board Game
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Google AlphaGo Beats Lee-Se-Dol In Ancient Chinese Board Game

In a new feat, Google-run artificial intelligence (AI) programme “AlphaGo” has defeated legendary player Lee Se-dol in Go — a complex Chinese board game that is considered the…

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‘Meta Skin’ Now Cloaks Objects By Suppressing Waves And Reducing Reflection
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‘Meta Skin’ Now Cloaks Objects By Suppressing Waves And Reducing Reflection

A team of US engineers has developed a new flexible “meta-skin” which can be tuned to reduce the reflection of a wide range of radar frequencies to cloak…

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