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IT GETS POWER FROM HEART

Battery-free pacemaker developed A pacemaker that does not require a battery and harvests its energy from the user’s beating heart has been successfully tested on pigs. According to the Press Association, it uses an “energy harvester”, which is wrapped around the heart and generates electricity from the pulsating motion of the muscle. With each beat […]

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ACCELERATES TO 62 MPH IN 2 SECONDS

Pininfarina Battista electric hypercar runs faster than a fighter jet COSTING an astronomical amount of money — £ 2 million British sterling — the hypercar’s features are astonishing. Battista Pininfarina luxury electric hypercar GT passes 180mph (290km/h) before an F-16 fighter jet does, according to the car’s manufacturer. Range is said to be 280 miles […]

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AMAZING AERONAUTICAL ACHIEVEMENT

World’s biggest airplane takes flight for the first time APRIL 13, 2019 will remain a landmark date in aviation history as the world’s largest airplane took flight for the first time ever on the morning that day. Built by rocket launch company Stratolaunch, the 226796-kilogram plane with a 117.34-meter wingspan lifted off from Mojave Air […]

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PSYCHOLOGISTS FIND

Smiling can make people happier PEOPLE can feel a little happier if they simply smile. But doctors have disagreed about this idea for over 100 years. Smiling really can make people feel happier, according to a new research paper. Coauthored by researchers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and Texas A&M, the paper looked at nearly 50 year conventional wisdom […]

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Samsung has launched the world’s first 5G smartphone

SOUTH KOREA’s Samsung Electronics has become the world’s first commercially launch nationwide 5G services with the release of the Galaxy S10 5G, the world’s first available smartphone with built-in 5th-generation communications technology. The 5G service’s superfast network offers data speeds that allow users to download a movie in a second. It costs $1,200. Unlike the […]

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New material to help power electronics

SCIENTISTS have discovered a way to simplify how electronic devices use those electrons — using a material that can serve dual roles in electronics, where historically multiple materials have been necessary. Electronics rule the world, but electrons rule the electronics. A research team at The Ohio State University has discovered a way to simplify how […]

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Jupiter has more than 75 moons

NASA’s Juno spacecraft captured a striking view of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot and turbulent southern hemisphere as it performed a close pass of the gas giant planet. Juno is in a highly-elliptical, 53-day orbit around Jupiter. Each orbit includes a close passage over the planet’s cloud deck, where it flies a ground track that extends […]

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PATIENT WAS 3,000KM AWAY!

China performs 5G-based remote brain surgery INDEED it is a landmark brain surgery. Chinese PLA General Hospital (PLAGH), with the help of China Mobile and Huawei 5G technology, carried out the operation on 16 March last. Conducted by Dr. Ling Zhipei, chief physician of the First Medical Centre of the Beijing-based PLAGH and Department of […]