This 10-Year-Old Invented A Device That Could Prevent Babies From Dying In Hot Cars

By: Marisa Torrieri/Simple Most  He came up with the idea after his neighbor’s 6-month old baby died in a hot car. Bishop Curry is just 10 years old, but this bright young boy could help save thousands of children’s lives. He created a new device that could prevent infants from getting trapped in hot vehicles. An average of 36 children…

This All-Electric Plane Can Transport Passengers 600 Miles On A Single Charge

By: Tom Ward/Futurism  Eviation Aircraft has unveiled a zero-emissions, all-electric aircraft prototype with the ability to transport up to nine passengers a range of 600 miles. It could prove to be a key element to cleaning up the airline industry, which currently accounts for more than two percent of the world’s total emissions. A PROMISING…

SpaceX Just Transformed Space Flight, Launching Two Rockets in 48 Hours Success!

By: Dom Galeon/Futurism Elon Musk’s SpaceX took a scheduling delay and turned it into a historic opportunity: as the result of postponing the launch of a Bulgarian satellite from Monday to Friday of last week, SpaceX had two Falcon 9 rocket launches within 48 hours of each other. Friday’s BulgariaSat-1 launch happened from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The second…

Scientists Have Used Solar Energy To Turn Salt Water Into Fresh Water

By: Jonathan O’Callaghan/IFL Science  Scientists have found a way to get fresh water from salt water using just solar energy. This could be a major breakthrough in desalination techniques. Currently, salt is removed from water using expensive and power-hungry desalination plants, of which there are 18,000 in 150 countries. This essentially boils salt water, with the…

A Facebook AI Unexpectedly Created Its Own Unique Language

By: Karla Lant/Futurism While developing negotiating chatbot agents, Facebook researchers found that the bots spontaneously developed their own non-human language as they improved their techniques, highlighting how little we still know about how artificial intelligence learn. THE FUTURE OF LANGUAGE A recent Facebook report on the way chatbots converse with each other has given the world…

The First “Space Nation” Wants You To Live On Their Orbital Space Station

By: Jonathan O’ Callaghan /IFLScience Asgardia, a rather unusual attempt to start a nation in space has announced it wants to eventually build a space station in Earth orbit and on the Moon. That somewhat lofty goal was revealed at a press conference in Hong Kong today. Here, Asgardia also unveiled its plans to launch its first satellite,…

Wireless Charging Could Soon Be A Reality For Electric Cars

By: Alfredo Carpineti/IFL Science The current limitations of electric cars are usually their range and recharging time, but now a physics breakthrough could wipe them off the list of problems. In a paper published in Nature, Stanford University researchers have worked out how to transmit electric charges wirelessly to a nearby moving object. The team transmitted 1 milliwatt…

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