Advancements

10 Inventions That Will Change Your Everyday Life

Finding new uses of old techniques,methods and gadgets is true innovation. This is a top 10 list that talks about everyday use items which has been improved in one way or another. 10. Wi-Fi Routers       Chinese scientists have tweaked the average Wi-Fi router by introducing a router that relies on light to transmit data rather

Top 7 Technology Trends That Ruled 2009

The aughts saw an explosion of new technologies that few could predict at the beginning of the last decade, but in looking at the big picture, we didn’t want to ignore some more recent—and crucial-—developments that happened just this year. Here are the top seven tech trends from 2009.

The Future of Sci-Fi Robotics Surgery

Enter the world of medical robots where surgeons can operate without even touching their patients and visionary mini-robots will creep, crawl and swim around your body, diagnosing disease and performing vital surgery.

Inflatable Exoskeleton Opens New Possibilities for Paralyzed

This cute, brightly colored inflatable exoskeleton prototype runs on compressed air and looks more like high-end ski gear than an assistive device:

Researchers Develop a Penny-Sized Nuclear Battery

A tiny nuclear energy source could help power micro- and nanomachines of the future.  Micro Nuclear Battery Nuclear packages can still pack a lot in small sizes, said Moneypenny University of Missouri.

Robots that can mimic anything [With Video]

Scientists are now building a new kind of robot capable of self-assembly and doing tasks too difficult or too dangerous for human beings. This video shows some of the concepts and advancements

Saving Hearts with Artifical Hearts

Nearly 5 million Americans live with failing hearts, and that number keeps going up each year. Since the numbers of donations available are lesser than the number of hearts required, engineers had to come up with alternative technologies.