With her brown hair, soft skin and expressive face, Nadine is a new brand of human-like robot that could one day, scientists hope, be used as a personal assistant or care provider for the elderly.
The 1.7-metre tall Nadine was created in the
NASA's new series of bullet-shaped "X-planes" of which this bullet-shaped aircraft is the first step towards trying to resurrect the dream of supersonic air travel.
The agency has been on a years-long mission to replace the Concorde, the expensive supersonic plane, which was decommissioned
The world's best-and most expensive-watches all have a sapphire crystal, because sapphire is incredibly hard, making them extremely scratch resistant and almost scratch-proof under normal use. But sapphire is expensive, so most watches instead have a glass crystal, which isn't as hard or scratch resistant
Most smartphones appear to have almost the similar design these days. But Japan-based Sharp Technologies have come out with a robotic smartphone to stand out in the crowd. Known as RoBoHoN, this Android-based smartphone comes with a camera, a projector, a mic and an
Image: NASA Johnson YouTube via NASA BlogsLate next year, if all goes to plan, SpaceX and Boeing will begin sending American astronauts up to the International Space Station, ending Russia's monopoly on the ticket to orbit. In anticipation of the new space taxis, NASA is
The free apps and web-based services that you downloaded on Android or iOS mobile devices may have in turn leaked your personal information, including names, gender, phone numbers, and e-mail, a study has found. For the study, researchers investigated the degree to which each platform
Starting off as a PC multimedia solutions provider in the 90's and also one of the first companies to take PC audio to full home theater levels, Creative has come a long way. As other contenders entered the space, Creative too widened its product