Vibrobots Feelbelt will give unusual tactile sensations any games or movies

Tactile feedback is a very popular technology, especially in the entertainment industry. Controller almost every gaming console released in the last 20 years, has some form of vibration. And now German startup Feelbelt launches the sale of the eponymous device that gives tactile dimension to games, music and movies. All he needs is any device […]

In the United States develop a nuclear reactor that can be printed on a 3D printer

National laboratory Oak ridge, U.S. Department of energy completes the design of a prototype active zone of a new nuclear reactor. It is created in the framework of the Transformational Challenge Reactor (TCR) and differs primarily by the method of manufacture. For the first time in the history of large parts of the reactor are […]

China launches first network of tourist flying drone

EHang, the airline joined forces with the travel company LN Holdings to top the list of the proposed hotels in air tourism. A kind of “testing ground”, which will be running this unusual idea will be the LN Garden hotel in the Chinese city of Nansha. On 9 may the leaders of the company EHang […]

Robot Spot now works as a caretaker in the Park Singapore

In Singapore, municipal authorities use a four-legged robot from Boston Dynamics Spot to remind Park visitors to keep a safe distance from each other. On may 8, the little yellow robot is patrolling a city Park Bishan-Ang Mo Kio. Spot walks along the paths and broadcasts a pre-recorded message about security measures. And special stands […]

US Navy developing Autonomous vehicles-robots

The U.S. Navy, together with DARPA has started to develop Autonomous vehicles-robots. The concept is called NOMARS (No Ship Mariners Required). In the case of its successful implementation in the U.S. Navy may receive warship that will take on the most “dull, dangerous and dirty” work to get rid of it ships with living crews. […]

Twisted at a certain “magic angle” graphene acquires new amazing properties

Call graphene the “miracle material” for a reason – he is ultra-thin, ultra-strong and has a very unusual electrical properties. Researchers from MIT before been found particularly strange pattern that occurs in twisted graphene but is now significantly deepened in his study. Graphene consists of layers of carbon with a thickness of only one atom. […]

The secret US aircraft returns to space – this time we know why

The next launch of the mystery of the reusable spacecraft of the U.S. air force known as the X-37B, is scheduled for may 16 this year. And this is the rare case when the purpose of the mission made public in advance, so as usual this camera performs its mission in complete secrecy. Perhaps the […]

In Finland summed up the results of the biggest experiment with basic income

In Finland summed up the results of the biggest experiment with the payment of an unconditional basic income to citizens, which was conducted in 2017-2018. The experiment was launched in November 2017, and was attended by 2,000 randomly selected unemployed persons. Important point – it was impossible to refuse, the event had the force of […]

New foam for 3D printers expands in volume up to 40 times

To date, the size of the items that can be printed on a 3D printer, limited by the size of the 3D printer (unless you design complex assemblies). Therefore, when the need arises to print a large object – for example, for aerospace industry – the manufacturer is forced to bond, weld or glue a […]

The navigation system of the mosquito helped to create a new recommended drone

Nature – inexhaustible source of unique engineering solutions, what once again proved an international group of scientists, led by Professor Richard Bompe from the Royal veterinary College in London. They studied the mechanism of touch of the males of the mosquito Culex quinquefasciatus, which helped them to recreate the ability of an insect to detect […]

Scientists have found bees gene “immaculate conception”

Scientists from the University of Sydney (Australia) completed a 30-year search for a single gene, which gives the bees of the species Apis mellifera capensis unique ability to reproduce without a Queen in the hive. This species of bee from South Africa, also known as “Kamskie bees” does not produce Queens and drones – instead, […]

The monument of the fatal battle, which played out 200 million years ago

In the 19th century in Dorset, England, was found a fossil fragment, which at the time put scientists in a deadlock. However, a recent re-analysis was able to finally solve his mystery. This fragment contains the remains of two extinct creatures: Clarkeiteuthis montefiorei – camaroptera ancient mollusk, and Dorsetichthys bechei – fish, like a modern […]

Robo-cook Flippy from Miso Robotics aims to revolutionize the restaurant business

The format of the fast-food restaurant (Quick Service Restaurant – QSR) has long been the basis and mainstay of American cuisine. And he still enjoys great popularity worldwide, despite the fact that now these institutions have to work “on the brink of survival” and to deal with rising costs. To fundamentally rethink and optimize the […]

In 2021 into space will go the Rovers for the first race of the lunar surface

Thanks to the partnership group STEM-Moon Mark and space company Intuitive Machines, NASA signed a contract for delivery of a payload on the moon in 2021 (including two of the Rover), there can be the first in the history of the lunar race. Currently, the Moon Mark is collecting applications from teams of up to […]

Soldiers of the U.S. Army during a pandemic trained in War Thunder

Tankers 1 Cavalry division of the U.S. Army, stationed in Fort hood, Texas, playing multiplayer online games to hone fighting skills and keep fit. Their choice is War Thunder. In the game they use a full tank units tactics and real combat procedures. Soldiers, like all ordinary people, is not immune to COVID-19 (in the […]

Tourist submersible Triton DeepView will take you on a walk on the seabed

Triton Submarines – a big name in the industry of machines for deep underwater research. Recently, the company unveiled a futuristic submarine designed to explore underwater walks – DeepView 24. The vessel can accommodate 24 passengers and two pilots to descend to a depth of 100 meters. For interior comfort air conditioning. The enormous thickness […]