Science & Technology
AFP, Thursday, 28th May 2015
Paris: Scientists yesterday said they had created a small robot that can recover from damage, in a step towards machines that mimic the remarkable adaptive powers of humans and animals.
Washington: A new approach that uses a spacecraft to crash at high speeds into an asteroid headed for a collision with the Earth may prevent the potentially devastating consequences of an impact, scientists say. Asteroids headed for Earth, if found early enough, can be acted upon to prevent the imp... Read More >>
Beijing: Software giant Microsoft unveiled it reinvented Xbox videogame console in potentially vast Chinese market after a ban of 14 years despite facing probe over business practices in the country. Yusuf Mehdi, chief marketing and strategy officer for Xbox said the new gaming console, the Xbox O... Read More >>
New Delhi: With everyday innovations aimed at reducing size of the gadgets and making them portable, our definition of the good ol' things seem to change, like the longest key on a traditional keyboard- the space bar- that Google wants to put to rest. ... Read More >>
Melbourne: Plant immune system provides resistance against common plant diseases, according to a new study. ... Read More >>