Modern medicine has undeniably extended the lives of people around the world, but, recently, a few data points have begun to muddle the clean upward trends. Gains in life expectancy have begun to slow, particularly in the United States.
A Norwegian company is breaking with convention and switching to an alternative energy it hopes will be safer, cleaner and more efficient. But this isn’t about ditching fossil fuels, but… read more
When designing insect robots some engineers stop at the six legs. Norwegian Kåre Halvorsen decided to go ‘full ant’ by including a flexible abdomen and a menacing set of mandibles…. read more
Students at the University of Tromso in Norway have built an amazing multitouch wall with a mind-blowing 7168×3072 resolution – 22 megapixels! The WallScope has 28 projectors whose graphics are… read more