MIT researchers have invented a new $6 COVID-19 coronavirus test that uses CRISPR and costs only $6 to make.May 05, 2020A pair of MIT researchers have invented a new coronavirus test that uses gene-hacking tech to determine whether someone has the disease — and the device costs a mere $6 to make, according to descriptions on a website dedicated to their project.
February 26, 2014The & 39;Outernet& 39; project based in New York has set out to launch numerous small satellites into space, also known as CubeSats, to beam free and uncensored internet to the entire world. Even countries with strict internet policies such as China and North Korea, or even remote villages or islands in Africa are set to be able to receive it.
The aircraft carrier today is a huge war machine used by navies to deploy entire fleets of aircraft remotely, far away from their country of origin.The biggest aircraft carrier today can transport and launch more than 75 aircraft by sea. But did you know about the aircraft carrier& 39;s humble predecessor, the balloon barge?
The inscribed square problem is over a hundred years old.June 30, 2020An age-old geometry problem, the inscribed square problem, has been cracked by two mathematicians during their quarantine time, adding to the list of fascinating discoveries made during quarantine.The inscribed square problem was first posed by German mathematician Otto Toeplitz in 1911, in which he predicted that & 34;any closed curve contains four points that can be connected to form a square,& 34; according to Quanta Magazine.
The company is also aiming to reduce reliance on the controversial use of cobalt in batteries.July 31, 2020Panasonic has announced a five-year-plan for boosting the energy density of the & 34;2170& 34; battery cells it supplies to Tesla by 20 percent.The company, which has partnered with Tesla to make its batteries, will also commercialize a cobalt-free version in the next two to three years, the head of Panasonic& 39;s U.
Scientists found the oldest roasted root vegetables in a cave in Southern Africa.By Nursah ErgüJanuary 03, 2020The world& 39;s oldest roasted root vegetables were discovered in a cave in southern Africa, between the 170,000-year-old ashes.This new discovery demonstrates that the real paleo diet contained a lot of roasted vegetables rich in carbohydrates, just like modern potatoes.