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Futurology

I, Cyborg

I, Cyborg By Glen Martin There is an existential unease lying at the root of the Internet of Things — a sense that we may emerge not less than human, certainly, but other than human. Well, not to worry. As Kelsey Breseman,...

Feb 19 2014, 2:21pm CST

How Facebook Memes Evolve And Spread

How Facebook Memes Evolve And Spread As a publisher, understanding the flow of information online is as important as a civil engineer understanding traffic congestion. Unfortunately, so much of what takes place online has been insufficiently studied and...

Jan 16 2014, 7:36am CST

I4U news

The Rise Of The Biobot: Mixing Biology And Technology In a recent article posted on the The Guardian website, author and new-age guru Deepak Chopra made an interesting observation. “A cyborg future is coming. Man’s relationship with machine is merging and machines are an...

Jan 10 2014, 2:51pm CST

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies The Weekly Oil and Gas Follies – Volume 27, January 6, 2014   In which we drill down into the @GDBlackmon Twitter feed to briefly chronicle the week’s silliness, foibles, fake news and real news related to the oil and...

Jan 5 2014, 1:01pm CST

NASA Very Happy With Internet Test in Space

NASA Very Happy With Internet Test in Space Using laser communications, NASA conducted the first tests on what could one day be a ‘deep space’ internet

Oct 26 2013, 5:42pm CDT

NASA and GM develop Robotic Glove

NASA and GM develop Robotic Glove NASA and GM already developed a robot (Robonaut 2) together. Now the two organizations put their focus on the robotic gloves also referred to as K-gloves.

Mar 13 2012, 8:47am CDT

NASA & GM Build Robo-Astronaut

NASA & GM Build Robo-Astronaut Throwing all caution about the robot apocalypse to the wind, GM and NASA have teamed up to create a robotic astronaut. Robonaut2, as he is known to his friends, is a humanoid robot designed to be able to work with real...

Feb 4 2010, 10:07am CST

Dextre Robot ready for Action

Dextre Robot ready for Action NASA tightened the last screw on the Dextre robot on the International Space Station. The giant Dextre robot is now ready for action. The new robotic system will be activated on a power and data grapple fixture...

Mar 18 2008, 8:23am CDT

CES 2015 News
Svalbard Global Seed Vault

Svalbard Global Seed Vault Just in case we blow up mother earth, the Svalbard Global Seed Vault on the island of Spitsbergen, which is 600 miles from the North Pole has all the plant seeds to start over again. The Svalbard Global Seed Vault...

Feb 27 2008, 8:00am CST

U.S. Navy Students get to play with Bioloid Humanoid Robots

U.S. Navy Students get to play with Bioloid Humanoid Robots Humanoid robot vendor KumoTek, LLC says that they have sold Bioloid humanoid robot kits to the U.S. Naval Academy. The Bioloid robot kit is very versatile as you can build besides a humanoid robot also a dino, dog,...

Jul 19 2007, 4:00am CDT

Nanotechnology: World's Smallest Car

Nanotechnology: World's Smallest Car Scientists at Rice University have built the world's smallest car. The car has a length of 3nm and a width of 2nm. It rolls on buckyballs, which consist of 60 atoms pure carbon formed like a sphere. The movement of...

Oct 23 2005, 9:00am EST

Robot Arturito Finds 10 Billion Dollar Treasure on Island

Robot Arturito Finds 10 Billion Dollar Treasure on Island A Chilean company used a robot called Arturito (In Spanish Star Wars R2D2 is named Arturito, which means little Arthur) to find a Spanish gold treasure buried in 1715 by Spanish sailor Juan Esteban Ubilla y Echeverria...

Sep 27 2005, 4:35am EST

NASA develops Skin for Robots

NASA develops Skin for Robots NASA Goddard Space Flight Center works on a sensor-embedded skin for robots. The first robot skins are supposed to include more than 1,000 infrared sensors that would detect an object, and send the information to the...

Jun 9 2005, 10:00am EST

Fantastic Voyage: Ray Kurzweil Shows How to Live Forever

Fantastic Voyage: Ray Kurzweil Shows How to Live Forever Ray Kurzweil, famous inventor and author has published a book on the science of radical life extension. Ray Kurzweil is apparently fixated on living forever. He is "fine tuning" his body by taking 250 supplements,...

Feb 12 2005, 11:53pm EST

Future of Accelerating Change Conference 2003

Future of Accelerating Change Conference 2003 Mark Finnern one of the organizer of the ACC2003 (Accelerating Change Conference 2003) told me about this highly interesting event about the Future. Mark runs the Futurist Salon in the San Francisco Bay Area. The...

Sep 3 2003, 11:14pm EST