Naturally-occurring protein could boost fitness without ANY exercise
Scientists from the University of Michigan discovered a protein called Sestrin could make flies and mice fit even when they didn't exercise, and exercise made no difference without it.
Tesla supplier makes battery that will last 16 years and MILLION miles
Contemporary Amperex Technology, which builds Tesla's batteries, revealed it is ready to produce a rechargeable battery that lasts for 16 years or 1.24 million miles before it would need to be replaced.
23andMe inks deal with firm to develop drug for skin conditions
Spanish firm Almirall has bought the rights to turn the protein into viable anti-inflammatory medication for patients. It's the first time data collected by 23andMe will be used for drug development.
First robot agency launches offering firms the chance to hire bots
MusashiAI, a joint venture between SixAI of Israel and Musashi Seimitsu of Japan has a completely autonomous forklift and a visual inspection robot on its books.
Self-driving truck completes FIRST EVER cross-country trip
Plus.ai, announced its autonomous truck traveled 2,800 miles from California to Pennsylvania hauling a fully-loaded refrigerated trailer of perishable cargo. The trip was completed in just three days.
Mass. State Police Tested Out Boston Dynamics’ Spot The Robot Dog. Civil Liberties Advocates Want To Know More
Massachusetts State Police is the first law enforcement agency in the country to use Boston Dynamics' dog-like robot, called Spot. That's raising questions from civil rights advocates about how much oversight there should be over police robotics programs.
First long-distance heart surgery performed via robot | ZDNet
In a feat of networking, engineering, and medicine, a doctor performed a heart procedure while standing 20 miles from his patient.