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Oscar: Making A Winner

Oscar first graced the award podium on May 16 1929 at the first Academy Awards ceremony. Since it’s debut performance, over 3,000 of the golden statuettes have been placed in the trembling hands of its winners. The current prestigious statuette … Continued

The Banana Phone is Back!

Following the success of the Nokia 3310 re-launch last year, Nokia are reviving another classic. From its original release in 1996, the Nokia 8110 has been peeled apart and reformed for the next generation. Its iconic curved banana shape has … Continued

After you… Meet the robot holding open doors

Meet SpotMini, the four legged robot that is making the rounds on social media because of its chivalrous behaviour. @BostonDynamics Created by Boston Dynamics, these Lassie sized robots weigh around 30kg and can run around from around 90 minutes before needing … Continued

New Algorithm to Identify Vulnerable People in Natural Disasters

A new algorithm has been developed by the University of Waterloo to assist first responders and home care providers in helping the elderly during natural disasters, such as earthquakes, tornados, and floods. The development comes after a World Health Organization … Continued

The Apollo Program

The Apollo Program The trailblazing NASA missions that took us to the Moon In the late 1950s, the US and the Soviet Union were racing to reach a major milestone in spaceflight: put humans on the Moon then return them … Continued

The future of football

Revealed: the tech and tactics that take teams to the top!

Memory metal

Memory metal

How military vehicles of the future will be protected from missiles and bombs

Bionic Hands

Bionic hands

The new multi-functional bionic hands from Newcastle University that could be a game-changer in prosthetic technology

SolPad solar energy

The SolPad

A smart-energy computer that will make your house a sustainable and connected home

How the PlayStation VR works

How PlayStation VR works

All you need to know about the tech inside Sony’s new virtual reality system