April 14, 2021

Animals that reproduce – no sex

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A surprising number of animals can reproduce without sex From Business Insider The most recent case of this is has been happening at an aquarium in Queensland, Australia. A female leopard shark has had three female babies all on her own. Source: Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef Aquarium Share Slide At first, people thought that […]

Gadget of the week

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Brain implants help the paralyzed type faster By Jon Fingas From engadget It’s possible for paralysis victims to type and otherwise communicate with the world, but they usually have to do so at a glacial pace. They might not be nearly so limited in the future, though. In experiments combining BrainGate2 (a high-speed neural implant […]

Gadget of the week

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We’re getting closer to real invisibility cloaks By Timothy J. Seppala From engadget Researchers devised a ‘skin’ that suppresses radar and another that mirrors light. We’ve been inching closer to real-life invisibility cloaks for a bit now, but going full on Harry Potter in the Hogwarts library is probably still a ways off. The latest […]