Technological change
Technological change (TC) is a term that is used to describe the overall process of invention, innovation and diffusion of technology or processes. The term is synonymous with technological developmen...
New Engineered Materials Visualizer
The granite countertop visualizer will let you mix and match materials and colors and them save the images in your computer to make your final selection. For more information and selection of material...
The Inevitable Death of Gun Control: Cody Wilson and the Future of Untraceable Homemade Firearms
Cody Wilson's Ghost Gunner milling machine and 3D printed firearms are destroying the concept of gun control. --------------- Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/reasontv Like us on ...
The rise and fall and rise again of Segway
Back in 2001, Segway had big goals to change the world. That didn't happen. But now almost two decades later, Segway may still change how we move. https://cnn.it/2Dlfgne
Everything You Need To Know About The Mercedes-Benz Vision Urbanetic
Here’s the self-driving, electric, body-swappable car of the future. (via Seeker)
It’s Getting Harder to Spot a Deep Fake Video
Fake videos and audio keep getting better, faster and easier to make, increasing the mind-blowing technology's potential for harm if put in the wrong hands. Bloomberg QuickTake explains how good deep ...
Is This New Super Carbon Better Than Graphene?
Scientists have been searching for schwarzites for decades, here’s how their discovery could change our world. How Supercapacitors Could Make Batteries a Thing of the Past - https://youtu.be/GeSvErq...
Our Blue Planet: Printing 3D coral reefs
The world's largest 3D printed reef has just been installed in the Maldives. #OurBluePlanet w/ OceanX + Reef Design Lab
This New Graphene Material Called Diamene Turns Harder Than Diamond When It's Hit By A Bullet
Scientists have created a new material called diamene, which promises to be as flexible as tin foil but hard enough to stop a bullet....
It took around 45 hours of 3D printing to build this 1,076 square-foot house
It took around 45 hours of 3D printing to build this 1,076 square-foot house.
New metamaterial enhances natural cooling without power input
Thin glass-polymer sheet increases passive radiative cooling
Lightweight 3D prefabricated concrete is signaling a revolution in architecture
Here's how a lightweight, prefabricated concrete slab is signaling a revolution in architecture.
The first synthetic embryo has been born
The first synthetic embryo has been born without a sperm or egg.
This European city is 3D printing a tiny neighborhood
This European city is 3D printing a tiny neighborhood of sustainable homes.
4G cell service is coming to the Moon....
4G cell service is coming to the moon. (via @Seeker)
Innovation
Innovation is a new idea, device or process. Innovation can be viewed as the application of better solutions that meet new requirements, inarticulated needs, or existing market needs. This is accomp...
Invention
An invention is a unique or novel device, method, composition or process. The invention process is a process within an overall engineering and product development process. It may be an improvement up...
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Emerging technologies
An emerging technology (as distinguished from a conventional technology) is a field of technology that broaches new territory in some significant way, with new technological developments. Examples of ...
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Chaos theory
Chaos theory is a field of study in mathematics, with applications in several disciplines including meteorology, sociology, physics, engineering, economics, biology, and philosophy. Chaos theory studi...
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Hyperfocus
Hyperfocus is an intense form of mental concentration or visualization that focuses consciousness on a subject, topic, or task. In some individuals, various subjects or topics may also include daydre...
First human head transplant two years away, surgeon claims
A scientist believes it may soon be possible to give a dying person a new body and new lease on life, but critics say he's getting in way over his head
Flying car (aircraft)
A flying car is hypothetical personal aircraft that provides door-to-door aerial transportation (e.g., from home to work or to the supermarket) as conveniently as a car but without the requirement for...
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New metamaterial enhances natural cooling without power input
Thin glass-polymer sheet increases passive radiative cooling
Elon Musk, Stephen Hawking Letter Opposing Autonomous Weaponry
More than a thousand artificial-intelligence researchers have cosigned an open letter calling for a ban on autonomous weapons, or "killer robots." As The Verge reports, they have been joined by hundre...
Stereolithography (medicine)
Stereolithographic models have been used in medicine since the 1990s, for creating 3D corporeal models of various anatomical regions of a patient, based on datasets from CT-scans.
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Cloaking device - Video
A team led by scientists at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering has demonstrated the first working invisibility cloak. The cloak deflects microwa...
Carbon nanobud
In nanotechnology, carbon nanobuds form a material (discovered and synthesized in 2006) which combines two previously discovered allotropes of carbon: carbon nanotubes and spheroidal fullerenes (or, i...
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