Ex-SpaceX engineers in race to build first commercial electric speedboat

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Can Australia fix its CovidSafe app and turn the pandemic into a ‘pingdemic’?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus Can Australia fix its CovidSafe app and turn the pandemic into a ‘pingdemic’? The Australian government is refusing to adopt technology used overseas that could speed up notification Läs mer…

Jeanette Winterson: ‘The male push is to discard the planet: all the boys are going off into space’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The ObserverJeanette Winterson Interview Jeanette Winterson: ‘The male push is to discard the planet: all the boys are going off into space’ Claire Armitstead The writer’s new essay collection Läs mer…

New device could help visually impaired avoid obstacles, research suggests

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AI firm DeepMind puts database of the building blocks of life online

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Jeff Bezos hails ‘best day ever’ after successful Blue Origin space flight

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Government sets up £375m fund for ‘gamechanging’ UK tech firms

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Technology Government sets up £375m fund for ‘gamechanging’ UK tech firms Future fund scheme will see the Treasury co-invest with private enterprise in bid to make UK a ‘science Läs mer…

Bezos to attempt his most ambitious delivery yet with Blue Origin spaceflight

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jeff Bezos Bezos to attempt his most ambitious delivery yet with Blue Origin spaceflight First human spaceflight of Blue Origin’s sub-orbital New Shepard rocket to launch in Texas How Läs mer…

How data could save Earth from climate change

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The ObserverClimate change How data could save Earth from climate change Using a name inspired by Indonesian farmers, Subak will share information and fund hi-tech solutions to fight global Läs mer…

Secrets and pies: the battle to get lab-grown meat on the menu

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The ObserverStem cells Secrets and pies: the battle to get lab-grown meat on the menu Sustainable alternatives to livestock farming are being held back by patents, a reluctance to Läs mer…

The space race is back on – but who will win?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Space The space race is back on – but who will win? Alliances are shifting as states led by China and Russia compete with the US and tech entrepreneurs Läs mer…

Richard Branson’s quest: to boldly go where no billionaire has gone before

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Virgin Galactic Richard Branson’s quest: to boldly go where no billionaire has gone before Successful flight on Virgin Galactic craft would mark the next phase of space tourism race Läs mer…

UK supercomputer Cambridge-1 to hunt for medical breakthroughs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Artificial intelligence (AI) UK supercomputer Cambridge-1 to hunt for medical breakthroughs Computer – the most powerful in Britain – will use AI to find new cures and deepen understanding Läs mer…

‘I can’t remember feeling as excited about the future’: redesigning space travel for women

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Women in technologyGuardian Careers ‘I can’t remember feeling as excited about the future’: redesigning space travel for women The drive for more women and greater diversity in the space Läs mer…

Deep sea robots will let us find millions of shipwrecks, says man who discovered Titanic

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The ObserverExploration Deep sea robots will let us find millions of shipwrecks, says man who discovered Titanic A revolutionary new class of amphibious vehicle will transform the search for Läs mer…