Technology

Jibo: World’s First Family Robot

Available by December 2015, Jibo promises to be the worlds first family robot. Featuring the ability to recognize faces, read and tell stories, take family photos, and deliver hands-free messages, Jibo aims to be the family companion you didn’t ...

WarkaWater Towers Aim to Take Water From the Air

Water is scarce in the Namib desert, but soon, there might be tons of water available to those living in the harsh climate. Architecture and Vision is setting out to create unique structures that can pull water from the air. The structures are ...

United Arab Emirates Plans Probe to Mars for 2021

The United Arab Emirates, having already built the largest building on Earth, now take aim at Mars with a probe in 2021. Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and monarch of Dubai, stated that the Arab world is still ...

New Climate Controlled City Planned Inside Dubai

Dubai, financial powerhouse and home to the world’s largest building, plans on building a climate controlled city within itself. Proposed to be 50 million square feet in size, this climate controlled city will contain 100 apartment buildings, ...

Reusable Chip Quickly Detects Type-1 Diabetes at a Cost of Only $20

Researches from Stanford University have developed a chip that detects type-1 diabetes quickly and cheaply. Often affecting children, Diabetes is a disease in which speed is necessary to combat it. The earlier it is detected, the easier it is to ...

RoboCup: The World Cup for Robots

Soccer fans have been left with a void to fill following the conclusion of this year’s World Cup, but for those who simply can’t wait four years to enjoy it all over again, an upcoming nerdier and slightly less human version of the ...

Japanese Farm Uses LED Lights To Grow Lettuce Twice As Fast

Using over 17,000 LED lights, this Japanese lettuce farm grows lettuce over twice as fast as a traditional farm. Half the size of a football field (25,000 square feet), this industrial lettuce farm produces over 10,000 heads of lettuce a day. ...