Tech Innovations

Failure is an option! If things aren’t failing, you’re not innovating enough. –Elon Musk
From CERN to the ISS, Here Are 9 Big Tech Projects That Changed the World
1-Computing/cloud computing
-Explore  the History of Computers
-What is cloud computing? For a great description of the pros and cons of cloud computing, please  - Check out the article What is Cloud Computing? from PC Magazine.
-You can also check out How Cloud Computing Works from HowStuffWorks.
-No more copper wires?  Take a look at Silicon Photonics.
-Quantum Computing will make your PC  look like a calculator.
-Google, NASA Will Install D-Wave’s Latest 2,000-Qubit Quantum Computer at Ames 
-Hewlett Packard Enterprise Sends Supercomputer into Space to Accelerate Mission to Mars
-Microsoft's Quantum Computing Programming Language is a Big Step Forward
-The 5 Biggest Computing Trends to Watch for at CES 2018
-Intel Unveils ‘Breakthrough’ Quantum Computer
-Science Takes a Step Toward Real-Life Lightsabers
-Three Ways Artificial Intelligence is Good for Society
-From Smartphones to Airbags, MEMs Sensors Make the World Work
-Tomorrow’s Laptop Will Work More Like Your Phone — and You’re Going to Love It
-IBM and the Department of Energy Show Off World’s Fastest Supercomputer, 'Summit'
-Intel Starts Testing Smallest ‘Spin Qubit’ Chip for Quantum Computing
-World’s Largest ARM-Based Supercomputer Launched, as Exascale Heats Up
The ‘World’s Tiniest Computer’ is Smaller Than a Grain of Rice. Much Smaller. 
-When We Run Out of Room For Data, Scientists Want to Store it in DNA 
The Largest Flash Drives
There’s Now Proof That Quantum Computing is Superior to the Classical Variety 
HP Blasts a Supercomputer Into Orbit and It’s (Mostly) Still in One Piece
2-Drones
Do you own a drone? Or do you just want to find out how individuals and industries will use drones in the future...
Then be sure to check out-

Drones Will Fly People Around Dubai This Summer
Drone Innovation Trends to Watch in 2017
Designing a Digital Traffic System for Commercial Drones
How Do You Get Kids Into Coding? Tynker and Parrot Let Them Use It To Fly Drones
Delivery Drones Just Set a New Distance Record For Transporting Blood Samples
Drone Cinematographers Capture Unsullied Places
Researchers Deploy Test Drones to Track Arctic Polar Bears
University of Michigan Hopes New Drone Facility Pushes Students to Great Heights
Drone Careers Take Off
World’s Fastest Ever Delivery Drone Could Deliver Medical Supplies in U.S.
VTOL Drone Can Evacuate Wounded Soldiers and Disaster Victims, Deliver Cargo 
In the Future, Potholes Could be Repaired by Asphalt-Printing Drones 
Caltech Is Training Drones To ‘Herd’ Flocks of Birds. Here’s Why
Watch This Giant ‘Lego’ Helicopter Drone Take to the Skies 
3-Machine learning/Robotics
Will robots and artificial intelligence (AI) benefit mankind or be its adversary?
Find out more-

How the Next Generation is Building Artificial Intelligence
A Robot Named Heliograf Got Hundreds of Stories Published Last Year
Greater Body Awareness May Make This Robot an Ace at Helping With Everyday Tasks
Filled With Liquid Metal, This Robot Skin is More Sensitive Than the Real Thing
Using AI to Discover the Moon’s Hidden Treasures
Deep Learning vs Machine Learning-What's the Difference Between the Two?
New DNA Nanorobots Successfully Target and Kill off Cancerous Tumors
Virtual Reality Training Ground Helps Robots Prepare for the Real World
These White-Hat Twitter Bots Collaborate to Solve Chemistry Problems
Doctors Can Steer This Robot Through Your Guts With An Xbox-Style Controller
Documentary ‘Do You Trust This Computer?’ Free to Stream Courtesy of Elon Musk
Scared yet? Boston Dynamics’ Humanoid Robot Can Now Jog Freely
From Drones to Bionic Arms, Here Are 8 Examples of Amazing Mind-Reading Tech
How Amazon’s Robot Warehouses Swing Into Action the Moment You Press ‘Buy’
AI Found a Planet Outside of Our Solar System—Can It Find More?
An IBM Computer Debates Humans, and Wins, in a New, Nuanced Competition
MIT Researchers Develop a Robot System Controlled by Brainwaves
SpaceX Delivers CIMON, Along With Berries and Ice Cream, at ISS
MIT Creates Blind Robot That Sees With Its Feet
These Gun-Toting, Weight-Lifting Russian Robots Might Fly to Space in 2019
OpenAI Robotic Hand Learns How to Work Without Human Examples
Robotic Exoskeletons Help Ford Employees Build Cars Worldwide
Replaced By Robots: 10 Jobs That Could Be Hit Hard By the A.I. Revolution 
The Future of Air Travel Is Full of Cute, Dog-Sized Robots
An Autonomous Sailboat Successfully Crosses Atlantic Ocean 
Boston Dynamics Atlas Robot Can Do Parkour
Tokyo Robotic Warehouse Needs Almost No Human Workers 
Robot Uprising a Step Closer With Plan for Factory Where They Build Themselves 
NASA Dreams of Fueling Up Its Rockets at a Gas Station on Mars by 2038
4-3D Printing
3D printing technology is allowing industries ranging from automotive to medicine to 'print' complex shapes that heretofore would have to be manufactured (if capable of being manufactured) at a much greater cost-

How Do 3D Printers Work? Here’s a Super Simple Breakdown 
New 6-axis 3D Printer Can Print Complex Objects with Gravity-Defying Overhangs
3D Printing Healthcare
Why Automakers are in Love With 3D Printing
NASA Wants to 3D Print Habitats With Metal Extracted from Martian Soil
Crazy New Metamaterial Bricks Let Scientists ‘Steer’ Soundwaves, Levitate Small Objects
Meet Project Skywalker: a Fully-Automated 3D Printing Factory Operated by a Robotic Arm
Bacteria May Be the Key to Future 3D-Printed Bespoke Materials
Scientists Get 3D-Bioprinted Human Cells to Grow Inside Live Mice
NASA has Developed a Futuristic 3D-Printed ‘Space Fabric’
Lab-Grown Capillaries are Here, 3D-Printed Organs are Just Around the Corner
It’s Alive! These ‘Living Tattoos’ May Someday Monitor Your Health
This Twisted Metal Bridge in Amsterdam Was 3D Printed by Welding Robots
Researchers Can Now Create 3D-Printed Structures Made Entirely of Liquid
Carbon Fiber Bikes May Become a Whole Lot Cheaper With 3D-Printed Frames 
Scientists Can 3D Print Human Heart Tissue Now. The Future is Here 
3D-Printed Paste Could Hold Buildings Together Amid Natural Disasters 
3D Printing Could Help Regrow Bones of Injured Combat Veterans 
5-Space Exploration 
A variety of articles describing technological advances in space exploration and Astronomy-

Curiosity Rover Finds Ancient 'Building Blocks for Life' on Mars
Italian Researchers Discover What They Believe Is a Lake Under Ice Cap On Mars 
Everything You Need to Know About the SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket
Water is Not Only Available on Mars, It’s Easily Accessible, NASA Finds
NASA Just Tested the Tiny Nuclear Reactor it Could Use for a Martian Colony
Watch NASA Test Fire a Giant Rocket Engine for its Mighty Space Launch System
Air-Fueled Ion Thruster Could Provide Unlimited Power for Space Missions
NASA’s Next Planet Hunter is Ready to Find Undiscovered Worlds
NASA’s Virtual Tour of the Moon in 4K Will Blow Your Mind
NASA Reveals Its Plans to Have Astronauts Orbiting the Moon by 2025
‘Mars, Here I Come!’ NASA’s InSight Launches on a Six-Month Journey
NASA Will Send a Tiny Drone Helicopter to Fly Through the Martian Skies
China is Creating a ‘Magpie Bridge’ to the Far Side of the Moon
NASA’s Planet-Hunting Satellite Sends Back Its First Image — and It’s Amazing
These Astronauts Will Whiz Around Earth 34 Times Before Reaching Space Station
Expedition 56: The Space Station Mission in Photos
Scientists Think a Form of Bacteria Could Help Make Mars Hospitable to Humans 
Oops! This Crash-tastic Video Shows Why Rocket Launches aren’t easy 
Airbus to Build Mars Rover to Get First Soil Samples Back to Earth
December Space Launch Could Make Israel Fourth Country to Land on Moon
NASA is Teaming Up With the United Arab Emirates to Send Humans Into Space 
NASA’s Opportunity Rover Is Stuck In a Giant Dust Storm That Won’t End For Months 
Kepler Space Telescope’s Last Gasp is Next Week
Mars Is As Near To Earth As It’s Been In 15 Years, So Hubble Took Some Photos 
Curiosity Rover Begins Its 7th Year on Mars Still Going Strong
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Sets Out to Try and ‘Touch’ the Sun
SpaceX to Send Japanese Billionaire on Moon Trip, But He Won’t Be Going Alone
NASA’s Planet Hunter Satellite Gets First Hit in its Search for Another Earth 
They Made It! Japan's Two Hopping Rovers Successfully Land on Asteroid Ryugu
Ancient Mars Had Energy Source for Potential Life Underground
Hayabusa Sends Back Photos and Video From Surface of Asteroid Ryugu
NASA Sets New Roadmap for Moon Base, Crewed Missions to Mars
Biologists Have Found a Hormone That Could Make Space Farming Possible 
A NASA Spacecraft Just Broke the Record for Closest Approach to Sun
Mars 2020 Rover Will Land at Ancient Lakebed to Search for Signs of Life
Soar Over NASA's InSight Landing Site on Mars in This Stunning Video
Probe Headed for Mercury Fires Most Powerful Ion Drive Ever Built
6-Medicine
Novel advances in medicine and medical technology offers the promise of tackling incurable diseases and increased longevity-

Technology Brings Spatial Awareness to People with Vision Loss
Researchers One Step Closer to Reversing Hearing Loss
Using Precision Medicine to Tackle Cancer
This Google Algorithm Can Detect Cancer More Accurately than a Human Doctor
Discovery Could Reverse Aging and Help Us Live on Mars
Young blood: Scientists Say This Protein Could Be Key to Reversing Aging Process
Digital Natives Push for Personalized Healthcare Technology
Swiss Scientists Just 3D Printed an Artificial Heart That Beats Like the Real Thing
New Stem Cell-Based Implant Offers a ‘Functional Cure’ for Type 1 Diabetes
New CRISPR Technique Could Accelerate a Cure For Huntington's Disease and ALS
VR Could Trick Stroke Victims' Brains Toward Recovery
Kevlar Finds a Use Beyond Bulletproof Vests — As a Cartilage Replacement
New DNA Vaccine Could Lead to a One-Dose Universal Vaccine for the Flu
Implantable Miniature Robot Helps Correct Defects in Internal Organs
Smartglasses From eSight are Changing Blind People’s Lives by Enabling Them to See
Broccoli and Reprogrammed Gut Bacteria Team Up to Battle Cancer
CRISPR Gene Editing May Have Just Become a Whole Lot More Accurate
This E-skin is Not Only Self-Healing, It’s Totally Recyclable Too
Celularity Turns to Placenta Stem Cells to Try to Extend Life
A Pioneering Stem Cell Treatment Restores Eyesight in Nearly Blind Patients
Harvard’s New Skin-Style Bandages Heal Wounds at an Accelerated Rate
Scientists Nix Alzheimer’s-Causing Brain Plaques in Mice. Could Humans Be Next?
This ‘Skin Printer’ is Like a Magic Wand for Healing Wounds
Doctors in Britain Are Zeroing in on a Universal Cure for the Common Cold
Scientists Use CRISPR to Block HIV Replication Inside Living Cells
8 Amazing CRISPR Projects That Could Change Life as We Know It
Scientists May Soon be Able to Treat Autism With CRISPR Gene Editing 
Futuristic Bandage Can Monitor Wounds and Deliver Drug Treatment 
CRISPR Gene Editing May Have Unanticipated Side Effects
Scientists Complete the First Successful Transplant of Lab-Grown Lungs 
Here’s How Stanford Scientists Measured the Speed of Death
Removing ‘Zombie Cells’ in the Brain Could Help Battle the Effects of Dementia 
Johns Hopkins’ Lab-Grown Human Retina Could Lead to Big Insights 
Chinese Doctors Have Reportedly Delivered the World’s First Gene-Edited Babies
7-Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality is changing the way industry does business-

Simulation Nation: How Companies Use VR to Create the Future
Making Virtual Reality: How Creators Embrace a New Medium
Building Technology for the VR Era

8-Material Science
Advances in material science and nanotechnology  are resulting in much lighter, much stronger materials-

Stanford"s Surprise Discovery May Lead to New Breakthrough Metamaterials
The Radical New Metal that's Stronger than Steel
Electronics That Repair Themselves Might Be Possible With New Liquid Metal Transitor
MIT’s New Ultrafine, Ultrastrong Fibers Could Make Future Body Armor Tougher
Lasers Used to Create Negative Mass Particles
Tractor Beam Breakthrough Could Lead to Levitating Humans
Scientists Have Figured Out How to Make Wood Even Stronger Than Steel
Stanford’s ‘Diamond Anvil’ Technology Could be a Game-Changer for Chemistry
Move Over Graphene! Gallenene is the Latest 2D Material on the Block
Nuclear Scientists at CERN Discover Color of Antimatter, Hope to Learn Much More
Sorry, Spider-Man! Newly Developed Bio-Fiber is Even Stronger Than Spider Silk 
Solar-Powered Nanoscale Coating Could Defrost Frozen Car Windows 
Engineers In the U.K. Unveil the World’s First Graphene-Skinned Airplane 
This New "Super Wood" Is as Strong as Steel-and Check Out Transparent Wood!
Regular Paints and Plastics Will Soon Be Able to 'Heal' LIke Skin
9-Energy
Researching and developing energy solutions for future generations...

The World’s First Nuclear Fusion Plant is Now Halfway to ‘First Plasma’
New Material Efficiently Generates Hydrogen from Water
MIT’s Latest iInvention Pulls Clean Drinking Water Out of Thin Air
World’s Largest Battery on a Desert Solar Farm Would Triple Tesla’s Record 
These Living Solar Cells Make Energy, Even in Bad Weather
10-Transportation
From driverless vehicles to hypersonic passenger jets to ultrafast underground rail systems, transportation systems are evolving at an incredible rate-

Elon Musk’s New Idea Involves Boring Company Rock and Ancient Egyptian Sites
Two Chinese Firms Can 3D Print an Electric Car in Three Days, Sell it for $10K
Elon Musk Wants to Whisk You From New York to D.C. in 30 Minutes
Lamborghini’s Electric Supercar Won’t Contain Batteries; It Will Be One 
Bosch and Daimler Are Teaming Up for a Fully Autonomous Car Powered by Nvidia
Airbus Zephyr Solar Aircraft Breaks Record for Longest Flight
Georgia Is Paving the Way For a High-Tech, Sustainable Highway 
How General Motors is Preparing for an Electric, Autonomous, Connected Future
Quantum-Based Accelerometer Can Locate Objects Without GPS
11-Lifestyle
How will new advances in technology effect the way we live??

8 Things Kids Born in 2018 Will Never Experience, Thanks to Technology
Architects around the Globe are Exploring “Vertical Land” to Solve Homelessness
Runner Will Compete in Boston Marathon Wearing 3D-Printed Flip-Flops
Prime Delivery, Straight From the Moon? Bezos Dreams of Heavy Industry in Space
Make it so! 8 ‘Star Trek’ Technologies That Actually Exist Now (Sort Of) 
How Close Are We to Living in ‘The Jetsons’? Checking in on Our Smart-Home Future
The Brava Oven Uses Light – And Seemingly Magic – To Cook. It Changes Everything. 
From Robot Insects To Human-Sniffing Sensors, This Rescue Tech Could Save Lives
Gene Editing Can Reverse Balding and Wrinkling in Mice — and Maybe Humans, Too 
How Tech Turned a 700-Year-Old City Into One of Europe’s Most Futuristic 
Winners of NASA’s Habitat Competition Offer a Glimpse of Martian Living 
Giant NASA Space Laser Satellite Will Gauge Climate Change’s Impact on Ice Sheets
New ‘Gene Drive’ Can Wipe Out Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes
12-Photography
Check Out These ‘Cool’ Photos Taken With a Lens Made From Sea Ice 
13-Just Because….
The Self-Solving Rubic's Cube
Ancient Continent Discovered Beneath the Ice of Antarctica