Category : Technology

ESA Satellite Can Detect Faint Glow Plants Leave Behind After Photosynthesis

5 years ago / 7 comments

Did you know that photosynthesising plants behave a bit like glow in the dark toys? Neither did I. After the chlorophyll in a plant has absorbed sunlight, the core of the photosynthetic machinery gives …

NASA Is Planning To 3D Print Wood And Other Biomaterials In Space

5 years ago / 2 comments

NASA is planning to 3D print a whole range of bio materials, including wood. NASA seems to love 3D printing, other plans they have include 3D printing a moonbase and food for astronauts.

This Chip Knows Where You Are Even When Your GPS Doesn't

5 years ago / 1 comments

This chip helps your GPS keep track of your position during those short moments where there is no GPS signal. Eg when you enter a tunnel. The 3D Dead Reckoning chip uses an accelerometer …

Renault KWID Concept Car Has It's Own Reconnaissance Drone

5 years ago / 0 comments

This car has It’s own automatic flying drone, for spotting traffic jams and giving other traffic information. The only catch is that while the drone flies itself, you have to look on a screen …

Japanese Plan To Build A Ring Of Solar Cells Around The Moon, And Beam Energy Back To Earth

5 years ago / 1 comments

Shimizu Corporation is developing plans to install a belt of solar cells around the equator of the Moon to beam energy via safe microwaves and lasers to Earth. A 2035 construction start date would …

Captherms MP1120 Multiphasic CPU Cooler

5 years ago / 0 comments

This might the be the coolest CPU cooler in the world, literally. Captherms MP1120 is a very unique CPU cooler, using some clever techniques it manages to outperform even watercooling. First of all it’s …