Emerging Tech
Emerging Tech

Dubai just commissioned a new 700-megawatt extension for its mega solar park

A giant single site solar park in Dubai is set to become even bigger, courtesy of a new 700-megawatt solar extension. By 2030, the park will be capable of generating 5,000 megawatts.
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Meet the PowerUp Dart: A smartphone-controlled paper airplane that does stunts

PowerUp's new smartphone-controlled paper airplane puts a major focus on stunts -- ranging from loop the oops to barrel rolls. Oh, and did we mention it can take off from the ground, too?
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The home-inspecting Aire drone looks like a flying Amazon Echo

It makes it sound like something from Black Mirror, but it’s inescapable: Aevena's Aire home security drone looks like a flying version of Apple’s HomePod. And it's now available for pre-order.
Health & Fitness

Satellite data from NASA could be the key to predicting malaria outbreaks

The bright minds at NASA are helping scientists track "the types of human and environmental events that typically precede a [malaria] outbreak" by using data from satellites. This technology could also be used for other diseases.
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‘Wonder Woman’ goes airborne with giant 300-drone light show

How do you celebrate Wonder Woman, one of the biggest superhero movie hits of 2017, in style? With a giant light show comprising 300 drones, of course. Here is how the event unfolded in Los Angeles.
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UCLA’s new solid-state fridge tech could make air conditioning obsolete

Engineers from the University of California at Los Angeles and SRI International have developed a new 5-millimeter-thin device that functions as a solid-state fridge. Here's why that's cool (no pun intended).
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Hate needles? MIT’s new injection tech delivers multiple vaccines with one poke

Engineers at MIT have developed a new 3D fabrication technique that allows for multiple doses of a drug to be delivered to a patient over an extended period of time -- with just one injection.
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Anki's AI-powered Cozmo now requires you to play with it regularly

Anki's Cozmo, the endearing little AI-powered robot that's launching globally this fall, is getting needier. An app update requires you to play with and feed the robot regularly, like a pet.
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Make exploding batteries a thing of the past with the Chic Pi hoverboard

There's a new hoverboard hoping to change our perceptions of these transportation devices once and for all. Meet the Chic Pi, heralded as the 2.0 version of the hoverboard that we all deserve. 
Health & Fitness

Capitalizing upon AI technology, Sophia Genetics helps doctors diagnose illness

Sophia Genetics employs artificial intelligence to help doctors and other medical professionals diagnose and treat patients by way of genomic analysis. It's just raised another $30 million.
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SpaceX Dragon capsule splashes down in Pacific with a crew of mouse astronauts

After a one-month say at the International Space Station, the SpaceX Dragon capsule has splashed down safely in the Pacific Ocean. Along with several scientific experiments, 20 mouse astronauts also made the journey.
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Channel your inner James Bond with these real-world spy gadgets

Is your dream to be a secret agent? These cool spy gadgets -- from a camera pen to night vision goggles -- might not help you save the world, but will at least let you look the part.