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Bricklaying robot that builds walls six times faster than a human could put millions out of work

bricklaying robot

The Daily Mail March 2017

A robot that can lay bricks six times faster than a builder is set to arrive on building sites in the UK within two years after already starting work in the US. Continue reading Bricklaying robot that builds walls six times faster than a human could put millions out of work

Space flight changes astronauts’ brains, research reveals

Space Flight

Published February 01, 2017  FoxNews

Spaceflight changes astronauts’ brains, according to a new study that analyzed scans of people who traveled to space and back.

Researchers looked at MRI scans from 27 astronauts. Thirteen had flown on the Space Shuttle for a couple weeks, and 14 had spent about six months on the International Space Station. What they found was that the volume of grey matter in the astronaut brains actually decreased. Continue reading Space flight changes astronauts’ brains, research reveals

Real-deal robocop spotted patrolling streets of NYC

Robocop

Published January 19, 2017  FoxNews

Robocop has nothing on this latest piece of tech.

An R2-D2 style crime-detecting robot was seen patrolling the streets of New York City on Thursday, drawing the attention of curious pedestrians. Continue reading Real-deal robocop spotted patrolling streets of NYC

Revolutionary camless engine moves closer to production

camless engine

Published November 21, 2016  FoxNews

The camless engine developed by Koenigsegg sister company FreeValve edged closer to production on Friday with Qoros’ unveiling of a working prototype at the 2016 Guangzhou auto show. The prototype is a followup to the concept Qoros unveiled earlier in the year. Continue reading Revolutionary camless engine moves closer to production