United Nations to Discuss Killer Robots

United Nations to Discuss Killer Robots

The United Nations agreed to commence international discussions on the development of fully autonomous “killer robots,” military weapons that can select and attack human targets without the need for human input, Human Rights Watch reports. The decision came during a two-day weapons conference in Geneva, and the date has been set for May 13-16, 2014. […]

Robots Taking the Pee (Video)

Robots Taking the Pee (Video)

You’re in for a shock if you don’t believe that robots can be powered by human pee. The EcoBot has been developed to run off urine.  It is modeled along the same lines as a human heart, and the wee wee powers its “engine room.”  The waste is then cleverly converted into electricity.  This invention […]

Karen Nyberg Wields More than Just Ground Breaking Research

Karen Nyberg Wields More than Just Ground Breaking Research

Astronaut Dr. Karen Nyberg floated in orbit on the International Space Station (ISS) while most scientists had to sit out during the government shutdown, and took pictures of the flight to send to Earth. With a 3-year-old son and husband at home, Karen Nyberg relies heavily on social media to interact with family and the […]