April 20, 2017

Imitating people’s speech patterns precisely could bring trouble

UTTER 160 or so French or English phrases into a phone app developed by CandyVoice, a new Parisian company, and the app’s software will reassemble tiny […]
April 19, 2017

Crayfish may help researchers understand drunkenness

I’m not as thunk as drinkle peep I am HUMANS are not the only species to enjoy a snifter. Myriad experiments on other animals, from rats […]
April 12, 2017

A 3D-printed key that can’t be copied

Hidden depths KEYS have been around for a long time. The earliest, made from wood, date back 4,000 years, to the ancient Egyptians. The Romans improved […]
March 31, 2017

SpaceX successfully reuses a rocket booster

IT WAS a nice piece of marketing. The Falcon 9 rocket launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida at 6.27pm on March 30th by SpaceX, Elon Musk’s […]