Scientists find a way to turn plastic into fuel

Chinese chemists have devised a system to turn polyethylene into liquid fuel, paving the path for a new way to get rid of plastic...

Microsoft Project Florence lets you speak with your plants

Do you grow your own kale or lettuce in the backyard? Would you be able to stomach it if the last thing it said...

MIT engineers create ‘temporary skin’ which can be peeled off

Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created a cream which gives users a second skin of sorts. It's invisible, tightens the skin...

Sony also working on a cyborg eye, files patent for smart...

As smartphones sales decline in mature markets, tech companies are looking for new devices to sell to consumers. Sony recently filed a patent for...

Plastic-eating bacteria could save humanity from a ‘crapocalypse’

Japanese scientists have identified a species of bacteria capable of eating plastic. Known as Ideonella sakaiensis, these microscopic organisms are shown to be able...

Sustainable energy breakthrough: Simple conversion of CO2 and water into liquid...

A breakthrough in the way carbon dioxide and water can be converted into liquid hydrocarbon fuels in a one-step process, has been revealed by...

This tiny ‘Superman memory crystal’ stores 360TB for billions of years

Digital storage has just taken a massive step forward into the future with the invention of an entirely new way of preserving information. Scientists...

NASA again cuts off live feed of UFOs near Earth [Video]

NASA is being accused of having cut off a live feed of UFOs near Earth for the second time since May, though part of...

New technique to find alien life on Mars proposed by researchers

Summary: Researchers from the University of Kansas have proposed a new technique which will help detect alien life on Mars. It's being tested on...

Greenopia for the lazy gardener gets more than Rs 9 lakh...

For those who absolutely must have a pot plant but cannot be troubled to water it regularly for whatever reason, there's Greenopia on 'Indian...

You can save Earth from real asteroids with NASA’s new app

NASA has announced the launch of an application which will let you hunt for dangerous asteroids heading towards Earth. Remember 2013's Chelyabinsk meteor that...

Artificial Intelligence is stupider than you think [Video]

With the sort of technology we're surrounded by these days, you'd think man has really progressed in the branch of Artificial Intelligence (AI), right?...

Google now ventures into life extending territory, announces Calico

Google is known to take on bizarre projects now and again. So if you’ve heard of Loon before, the company’s latest venture named Calico,...

MIT scientists develop ‘intelligent co-pilot’ safety system for cars

Mechanical engineers at MIT have developed a new safety system for cars, dubbed the 'intelligent co-pilot,' to cut down on accidents and injury resulting...

MIT shows off fog-resistant, self-cleaning, glare-free glass

The MIT fog-resistant, self-cleaning and anti-glare glass technology literally has the capability to change the way we look at optics, displays and more. That’s...

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