New quantum camera capable of snapping photos of ‘ghosts’
Spooky quantum cameras can capture images from photons that never encountered the objects pictured.
College student invents gel that halts bleeding
Veti-Gel is a synthetic version of ECM, which binds cells together and initiates the clotting process.
Cryonics: Would you have your body frozen?
Here’s everything you need to know about cryopreservation — from how bodies are preserved to how to fund your own future freezing.
Virtual therapists are better at getting people to open up
Studies show that a computer therapist who goes by the name of Ellie is quite effective at getting people to talk about their problems. Why? Because she’s not human.
A ‘fish cannon’ may sound ridiculous, but it could be the key to saving salmon
Dams that block salmon during their annual upstream migration have contributed to the species’ decline, but an innovative Washington company may have found a creative solution.
Massive online brain being built for the world’s robots
Could this be the dawn of the robot apocalypse? Researchers are using cloud technology to build a huge online brain for all robots.
Could virtual reality convert skeptics into environmentalists?
A new breed of virtual reality games promises to not just teach about the environment, but change people’s behaviors too.
The Internet knows where your cat lives
A Florida State University professor has taken cat pictures shared on social media and plotted them on a global map. Is your cat on the map?
X Prize finalist could make ‘Star Trek’ tricorder a reality
The FDA has been advising the the teams as they develop their health gadgets in the event they decides to apply for FDA approval to sell their device.