Science and Technology

Babies From Skin Cells?

NYTIMES - May 16, 2017: Nearly 40 years after the world was jolted by the birth of the first test-tube baby, a new revolution in reproductive technology is on the ...
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MIR – The Soviet Union’s Space Station

WIKIPEDIA - May 14, 2017: Mir (Russian: Мир, IPA: [ˈmʲir]; lit. peace or world) was a space station that operated in low Earth orbit from 1986 to 2001, run by ...
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Skylab – The United States’ Space Station

WIKIPEDIA – May 14, 2017:  Skylab was the United States' first space station, orbiting Earth from 1973 to 1979, when it fell back to Earth amid huge worldwide media attention ...
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Russia To Create Powerful Plasma Rocket Engine – Roscosmos

SPUTNIKNEWS - May 13, 2017: A Russian rocket engine company, the Kurchatov Institute, with the assistance of a major research and development institute, will work on a project to create ...
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HIV Eliminated From Animals In ‘Humanized Model’

GENENGNEWS - May 2, 2017: Due to their innate nature to hide away and remain latent for extended periods of time, HIV infections have proven notoriously difficult to eliminate. Yet now, ...
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Human Skin Stem Cells And The Ageing Process

NCBI - May 2, 2017:  In healthy individuals, skin integrity is maintained by epidermal stem cells which self-renew and generate daughter cells that undergo terminal differentiation. Despite accumulation of senescence markers ...
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Mind-Control Confirmed

DAILYMAIL - April 18, 2017: Mark Zuckerberg has unveiled Facebook's augmented reality system - and confirmed rumours the firm is developing a 'mind control' brain interface.  He also hinted at ...
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Mind-Reading Machine Turns Thoughts Into Words

INDEPENDENT - April 18, 2017: A device that can read people’s minds by detecting their brainwaves has been developed in a breakthrough that could eventually enable people with “locked-in syndrome” ...
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Scientists Grow Eye Cells In Lab To Fix Corneas

MERCURYNEWS - April 17, 2017:  Lab-grown cells could refurbish diseased or damaged eyes. A Stanford research team has created a potentially powerful new way to fix damaged corneas — a ...
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Russian Breakthroughs In Space Science

TASS - April 13, 2017: Russia has announced that "competitive breakthrough products are to emerge in the coming ten years - advanced materials, components, new types of rockets and a ...
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US Military Pursues Brain-Stimulating Technologies

US MILITARY - April 4, 2017: At a conference near Washington, D.C., in February, the commander of all Navy special operations units made an unusual request to industry: Develop and ...
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UFO Drone Seats Two Passengers And Reaches 120mph

DAILYMAIL - March 28, 2017: Designed by Pierpaolo Lazzarini from Italian company Jet Capsule, the drone seats two people and is powered by eight electric engines that have a battery ...
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Chicken Strips Cultivated From Cells In Lab

WSJ - March 15, 2017:  A Bay Area food-technology startup says it has successfully developed the world’s first chicken strip grown from self-reproducing cells without so much as ruffling a ...
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Russia’s Next-Gen Stealth Bomber – Tupolev Tu-170

SPUTNIKNEWS - February 24, 2017: Developers of the Russian new-generation strategic bomber, known as the Advanced Long-Range Aviation Complex (PAK DA), have defended the preliminary design of the project, according ...
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Regenerative Medicine – Scientists Create Living Organs

NEWSWEEK - May 19, 2008: To visit Wake Forest University's institute for Regenerative Medicine is to enter a surreal world where scientists create living organs—hearts, bladders and even kidneys—that function ...
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Scientists Softening Stance On DNA Editing Of Human Eggs, Sperm, Embryos

YAHOO - February 14, 2017: Powerful gene editing tools may one day be used on human embryos, eggs and sperm to remove genes that cause inherited diseases, according to a ...
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Forced Human Microchipping?

REVIEWJOURNAL - February 14, 2017: The idea for the bill came from the Las Vegas Republican State Sen. Becky Harris: a bill to prohibit forced microchipping of people is not ...
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Discovery Of ‘Fullness Gene’ Could Stop Overeating

INDEPENDENT - February 14, 2017: Scientists claim to have discovered a gene that triggers a feeling of fullness and could help prevent the urge to overeat. The gene was discovered ...
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ESP Exists, Psychic Powers, Says SONY

Patrick Huyghe investigates the truth behind the closure of Sony's seven year paranormal research effort: a story of quiet success and corporate disappointment. FORTEANTIMES - February 13, 2017: This summer ...
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Musk: Merge With Machine Or Become Irrelevant!

CNBC - February 13, 2017: Billionaire Elon Musk is known for his futuristic ideas and his latest suggestion might just save us from being irrelevant as artificial intelligence (AI) grows ...
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Zuckerberg Funds Mind-Reading Brain Implant

THESUN - February 8, 2017: The founder of FACEBOOK Mark Zuckerberg is funding the development of technology with the potential to read the minds of human beings. The £40 million ...
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Scientists Restore Hearing In Deaf Mice Using Advanced Gene Therapy

RT - February 7, 2017:  Scientists have restored hearing in deaf mice down to a whisper using an improved gene therapy in what is being described as a “landmark” study ...
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Belgian Workers Open Doors With Microchip Implants

SPUTNIKNEWS -  February 5, 2017:  Employees at the Belgian digital marketing firm Newfusion, have had microchips inserted under their skin which allow them to open and close doors and access ...
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Scientists Learn To Read Paralyzed People’s Minds

PRAVDA - February 2, 2017:  Scientists have created a new "neurochip" that can literally read the minds of those who were paralyzed as a result of car accidents or serious ...
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