Researchers with Columbia University partnered with the University of North Carolina to create a small patch covered in microneedles. Those small needles carry a medication that can turn hard-to-remove white fat into metabolism-boosting brown fat.
The small Chinese village of Xilinshui came up with a unique plan of making an enormous QR code of carefully arranged trees, all in the hopes of drawing in more tourists.
Up-and-coming website Matmatch looks to bring thousands of materials suppliers to the fingertips of engineers around the world. It wants to cut down on time engineers spend scouring through the internet looking for the perfect material.
3D printing leads the way toward a more innovative future. Here are some areas of life that are seeing a lot more benefit from 3D printers than others.
Influential Los Angeles architect Gin Wong, who is responsible for some of the most iconic buildings built in California in the post-war era, died this month, leaving a rich legacy.
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- International Conference on Parallelism in Architecture, Environment And Computing Techniques London, United Kingdom
- International Conference on Green Urbanism Rome, Italy
- We Robot Coral Gables, FL United States
- Plant Improvement Technologies Congress Durham, NC United States
- 3th China International Machine Tool & Tools Exhibition (CIMES 2016) Beijing, China
- 6th Annual Next-Generation Energy Storage La Jolla, CA United States
- First International Conference on Reliable Technologies in Power and Energy Systems (RTPES-2016) Bangalore, India
- International Physics Conference At The Anatolian Peak Erzurum, Turkey
Facebook Investor Yuri Milner Predicts Consumer Internet Will Continue to Boom for the Next 20 Years
Tech mogul and investor Yuri Milner spoke at TechCrunch's Disrupt SF conference about the importance in investing in consumer internet. He said that market will offer the most financial promise and evolution within the next 20 years.
The History Channel has created a television program that returns ancient weapons, like the kpinga, to the status they deserve.
In an announcement that its classic submarine technology will be replaced with Xbox 360 game controllers, the U.S. Navy acknowledged the role that changing technology and generational outlook have on the U.S. armed forces.
Stanislav Petrov’s heroic and unorthodox decision to de-escalate tensions between the US and the Soviet government during the Cold War have earned him an important place in history.
With the development of its blogs and videos presenting Artifical Intelligence, Facebook is hoping to capitalize on the steady momentum it has been gaining in the past few years in AI research and development.
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London's Crossrail is a step closer this week after the completion of the permanent track, keeping the project on time for the first trains to run in December 2018.
The work of scientists in Mainz, Germany published to explain ideas behind why we age is shedding new light on the subject as well as disproving some existing theories.
Australian researchers just brought the world several steps closer to light-based computers. The team needed to slow down the speed of light just long enough to transfer data.
Pal-V will fly their concept vehicle, dubbed 'the Liberty', around the world in 90 days. The journey will start and end in San Francisco.
This stunning dwelling called the “Back Country House” was designed by LTD Architectural. The design studio aims to create buildings that ‘reflect the character of the people who live in them and place in which they live.’
Created by Ant Studio, these honeycomb-like structures are a nod to ancient cooling techniques.