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UBER set to unveil its flying taxi!

Elevate_Scenes_Formation-(1)Are you ready to fly?

As an all-electric VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) vehicle it can seat up to four people, back-to-back, and cut a two hour commute down to just 15 minutes.

Check out more information!


New Earths?

056af3c4-05bb-472f-b871-21a44f279d8a-1920-1080New planets that could hold life like Earth?

Would they be like us?

What do you think?

Define Endemism Please!

cubaEndemisim – click on the word to read more and see this video!

Hint Cuba is a prime example.

Because they are  isolated, islands make for natural experiments in evolution, with many islands hosting species that found nowhere else. This phenomenon is called endemism.

Group formed to support good AI

e385cf3745Group formed to support good AI.

Microsoft, Amazon, IBM, Google and Facebook announced the formation of the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society.  We do not see Apple and Tesla.

The group is going to work together on best practices  – important topics as ethics, privacy, transparency, bias, inclusiveness, and safety.

What would you like them to work on?

Gravity waves from black holes verify Einstein’s prediction

What will they figure out first with this new proven knowledge??einstein

Check out this article!

How do you design for animals?

860-header-grandin-templekissingcowHow do you design for animals? Temple Grandin, who is Autistic, has a special gift/understanding.

Different brain configuration makes for different gifts.

Any others come to mind?

Robots Take to the Water!

water botsDid you realize there are so many bots in the water?

Octopus using tools?

octopusCheck out this video and see what you think!

Is the octopus using a tool?

Spotlight on Solar Power

solar appleApple’s most ambitious project to date is a solar farm, $850 million, enough to power all of Apple’s operations in California. This is the single largest investment in solar power by a non-utility. CEO, Tim Cook, says  it’s the right thing for the company to do ecologically and financially.


High School Student International Science Fair Winner’s Amazing Designs

0They are based on natue – fruit flies, birds – could you think this way? Mihir invites you to.
He has designed inexpensive highly effective robots for search and rescue based on his observations from naure. Check it out in his TEDx teen talk.