A smart, portable and miniaturized system that can analyse sweat

« EPFL researchers have teamed up with startup Xsensio to develop a tiny, fully portable system that can encapsulate and analyze biomarkers in a person’s sweat. »

This robot made of algae can swim through your body

« This robot made of algae could one day carry drugs to specific parts of the body. »

Soft robot muscles with origami skeletons can lift 1,000 times their own weight

« Researchers at Computer Science and Artificial  Intelligence Laboratory (MIT) and the Wyss Institute at Harvard University have created origami-inspired artificial muscles that add strength to soft robots, allowing them to lift objects that are up to 1,000 times their own weight using only air or water pressure. »

Apple improves essential technology to autonomous cars

Apple a mis au point une nouvelle approche de l’utilisation, de manière optimale, des LiDAR dans les voitures autonomes.

Vahana: Airbus will test his flying taxi

L’avionneur européen Airbus a mis au point, via sa filiale A3 située dans la Silicon Valley (Etats-Unis), un aéronef électrique à décollage et atterrissage verticaux.