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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:26:00 -0400Roboticists from the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) say their R1 robot is an affordable domestic helper able to perform simple service tasks around the home. Matthew Stock reports.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:22:00 -0400After a string of violent crimes shown live on social media, companies around the world are racing to improve artificial intelligence so software can automatically spot and block undesirable videos. Rosanna Philpott reports.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:54:00 -0400Researchers in Sweden work on how to efficiently store solar energy in a chemical liquid which can be transported and then released as heat whenever needed. Francis Maguire reports.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:46:29 -040014 year old Otto is part of a new generation of cyber defenders, competing in a cyber security championship. It's organised by defense giant Northrop Grumman, who hope to start closing the gap on 1.5 million jobs will go unfilled in the next year.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:53:00 -0400Greenhouse invented by a Japanese company allows what's often called the coldest city on earth to grow tomatoes when temperatures drop to -50 Celsius, as Francis Maguire reports.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:41:00 -0400A Hong Kong based company wants to provide a free smartphone in every hotel room in the world, allowing guests to navigate their way around foreign cities, surf the web, and call home for no cost - ending the misery of heavy roaming charges. Jim Drury has more.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:47:00 -0400U.S. President Donald Trump congratulates NASA astronaut Dr. Peggy Whitson for breaking the 534-day record for cumulative time spent in space by a U.S. astronaut. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:45:00 -0400Dental surgeons in Japan train for their craft using mixed reality (MR) simulation programme. Jim Drury has more.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 05:19:00 -0400A research programme hopes to restore the overfished population of oysters off the south coast of England with high density dwelling to encourage the mollusc to make babies. Stuart McDill reports.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 05:35:00 -0400A research team in Singapore uses sensors and electrodes to make water look and taste like lemonade. Francis Maguire reports.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:13:00 -0400A newly developed unmanned robot capable of hunting and catching invasive lionfish is being tested in Bermuda where celebrity chefs have gathered for a cooking competition aimed at raising awareness to the threats the marine eco-system killing predator poses. Ben Gruber reports.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:48:00 -0400Fresno Police Chief, Jerry Dyer, says his department's 'Shot Spotter' technology detected gunfire on Tuesday that led to the quick apprehension of Kori Ali Muhammad, accused of fatally shooting three men. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:54:00 -0400The Soyuz spacecraft hatch opens after docking at the International Space Station, delivering new crew members, NASA's Jack Fischer, 43, and Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin, 58. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:39:00 -0400An international team of scientists believe their blueprint for a quantum computer will prove as disruptive a technology as the personal computer. Jim Drury has more.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:02:00 -0400A California man melds his professional studies with his lifelong pastime to launch the Surfer Biome Project - a program which examines the microbiomes of surfers worldwide. Bob Mezan reports.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:20:00 -0400Growing algae to harvest nature's own sunscreen could replace synthetic varieties, sometimes blamed for adverse effects on human skin. Matthew Stock reports.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 06:32:00 -0400A new study sheds light on how mosquitoes manage to fly breaking all the norms of flapping wings, and could inspire future aerodynamic innovations, including micro-scale flying tech. As Stuart McDill reports.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 14:46:16 -0400Apple has secured a permit to test autonomous vehicles in California, the state Department of Motor Vehicles said on Friday. It joins a growing list of traditional carmakers, technology companies, and small start ups to test drive cars in California - all vying to be the first to bring self-driving cars to the masses.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:00:00 -0400New offerings from Porsche, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Ford's Lincoln and newcomer Genesis, a unit of Hyundai Motors, battled it out for attention in the upscale auto market as the New York International Auto Show kicks off.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 19:31:00 -0400Researchers at Stanford University study 3D replications of a bird's flight with the hopes of improving drone aerodynamics. Ben Gruber reports.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:04:00 -0400A Belgian start-up uses 3D printing for Easter chocolates, creating treats ranging from the traditional Easter bunny to the more unusual beer bottle. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 07:00:00 -0400Uber is searching for a COO, but will the current CEO Travis Kalanick’s ‘iron grip’ on the company make it possible?
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:18:00 -0400Ooho is an edible jelly-like sphere filled with drinkable liquid and made of natural, biodegradable materials that the makers hope could one day replace plastic bottles. Matthew Stock reports.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 07:59:00 -0400A team of chemists in Cambridge have developed a way of turning biomass and organic material such as food waste into hydrogen using solar power, as Stuart McDill reports.