An 11-year-old boy from Texas has an invention to save lives

An 11-year-old boy from Texas, Bishop Curry, has invented a device for keeping children safe in overheated cars. He was motivated to do this after a tragic event occurred in his neighbourhood sometime ago: a 6-month-old baby died after being left in a hot car. Hact is, an average of 37 kids die per year in the US this way. Since 1994, 804 children have died.

  • Written by James Prewitt
  • Category: Innovation

Chinese researchers successfully teleported a photon at 500 kilometers in space

Chinese researchers have teleported a photon from the Gobi desert to a satellite orbiting five hundred kilometers above the Earth, based on quantum entanglement process. The satellite Micius which has a Sun-synchronous orbit so that it passes over the same point on Earth at the same time each day was launched last year preparing the actual experiment.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Innovation

New material created to protect against the harmful radiation in space

Knowing that radiation exposure leaves astronauts  in space with an increased risk of cancer and other diseases, a team from Australian National University (ANU) has developed a new nanomaterial that could protect space travelers with a thin film that dynamically reflects harmful radiation.

  • Written by Jerry Seward
  • Category: Innovation