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Robots are able to learn motor tasks through trial and error after researchers have developed algorithms to mimic the learing process of humans.
European researchers are developing a robotic walker for elderly people integrated with social networks that would make it easier for them to go out and do things together.
BAE Systems will invest £100m into its Glasgow shipyards to improve and expand manufacturing facilities.
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Cutting-edge materials science makes modern jet engines tougher and more powerful, and also promises airlines better fuel efficiency.
A boy rides his bicycle past a collapsed house after Saturday's earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal
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One view from the Amazon Tall Tower Observatory, in Sao Sebastiao do Uatuma, which monitors conditions in the middle of the Amazon forest
A 5mm-square nano-sized Bible on a semiconductor. The tiny Bible contains the original Greek version of the New Testament
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The 40-seater Bio-Bus, the UK's first bus powered by gas generated from food waste and human sewage
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Bionic Boots, developed by Keahi Seymour from Solihull, UK. Inspired by the stride of an ostrich, high-tensile springs imitate the achilles of those animals to allow any human to run at approximately 25mph
Sculptor Olaf Holzapfel's installation 'Drei Bruecken' ('Three bridges') in the forest near Dresden, Germany.
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A model of a suspended monorail system on display at the 2014 China International Industry Fair in Shanghai, China
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I saw a public tap running; it was left unattended till someone arrived to do the needful. I heaved a sigh of relief. I was in a traffic jam and even as the traffic congestion began to ease, the sight of water trickling away left me uncomfortable. I think you understand my discomfort. I mean water is an important natural resource. On the one side, water is linked to economic development and life, on the other side we seem to misuse water and even waste it.
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David Wood is chair at London Futurists and former CTO at Accenture Mobility. He has featured in T3’s list of ‘100 most influential people in technology’.
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