Boron nitride nanotubes can withstand temperatures up to 900 degrees Celsius.
bacteriobots hold a lot of promise in treating cancer says doctor, who hopes to use a new self-propelled, cancer-seeking bacteriobot.
Google’s DeepMind artificial intelligence learns what it takes to win, making human-like choices in competitive situations.
A pocket-sized AI that sees everything you see, learns who you are, and anticipates your needs? Meet Asteria, the future of artificial intelligence.
Scientists have sustained human embryos in a petri dish for 13 days, shattering the previous record of nine days. The breakthrough will allow researchers to study early fetal development in unprecedented detail, and brings us one step closer to viable “artificial wombs.” But it’s adding fuel to an already heated ethical debate.
Author: Adam Alonzi Mind-machine interfaces, the decoding of the brain’s workings, and other unforeseen advances in neurotechnology will usher in a creative explosion unparalleled in all history. It has implications for music, literature, and how, on the most basic levels, reality is experienced. Through future apparatuses ancient questions about aesthetics can be resolved or, […]
For the second time ever, a truly permanent artificial heart was implanted into a patient. This is just the beginning.
Before humans start living in space on a regular basis, there's a lot of basic science and political agendas that need to advance. We talked to scientists and experts about the fundamental things they think we should do right now, if we want to have a space colony in the next 100 years.