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Computer with human-like learning will program itself.

Human touch needed, for now <i>(Image: Joe Raedel/Getty Images)</i> Computer with human-like learning will program itself - tech - 29 October 2014 - New Scientist

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have created low-density, super-strong aerogels made of carbon nanotubes that could be key to cleaning up oil spills. The new material is lighter than air but can absorb 900 times its own weight.

sciencesoup: “Frozen Smoke Translucent, ethereal blue and over air, aerogels are the lightest solids in the world. They’re not actually frozen smoke—they’re an artificial material—but the nickname.

Is this a mosquito? No. It’s an insect spy drone.  It can be remotely controlled and is equipped with a camera and a microphone. It can land on you, and it may have the potential to take a DNA sample or leave RFID tracking nanotechnology on your skin. It can fly through an open window, or it can attach to your clothing until you take it in your home.

Is this a mosquito? It’s an insect spy drone. It can be remotely controlled and is equipped with a camera and a microphone. It can land on you, and it may have the potential to take a DNA sample or leave RFID tracking nanotechnology on your skin. It

interactive mirrors tell weather, news, diet progress, and more while you brush your teeth!

Magic mirrors for bedroom and bathroom: Smart mirrors, or interactive mirrors, are the first application for smart glass technology, because they don't need to be transparent. Using existing two-way-mirror technology, smart mirrors can function in your ho

Sofa on wheels. For those who don't want to get up off the couch to go to the store.

For the armchair driver Toyota unveils sofa on wheels-The show attracted compaies from 36 countries - and 84 new vehicles were unveiled at the show, a sign of the increasing power China has in the global car market.

This is only a projection of a Eurostar train running between Paris and London as designed by Christopher Jenner, but we think it sounds amazing: “The carriage finished in hardwood, brushed Brass and Carbon fibre illustrates a hybrid of the golden age and the new. Individual accommodation in single seats provides essential armrest services (air, power, connection) and retractable privacy, while large screen windows open a view to the World flying by.” Retractable privacy! That’s what we’re…

This is only a projection of a Eurostar train running between Paris and London as designed by Christopher Jenner: “The carriage finished in hardwood, brushed Brass and Carbon fibre illustrates a hybrid of the golden age and the new.