Abandoned pens and other such stationery stand a chance at purposeful usage, thanks to the Pen Printer. The device uses the ink from discarded pens to print on paper. The current tech may not support such an ambitious idea, but it’s worth the exploration, since many of us have bundles of uncapped and discarded pens in our drawers for no apparent reason.
Will Robots Get Touch-Sensitive Artificial Skin? | Researchers of the Seoul National University’s Multiscale Biomimetic Systems Laboratory revealed a new biomimetic electronic skin. It is a super sensitive skin that might finally help develop medical prostheses with a sense of touch.