So, the last big assignment we had to do for my Information Technology class was on usability. Namely, on the usability of a specific website. 600 more words
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While it’s easy to count our number of birthdays to figure out how long we’ve each been on the planet, researchers at Imperial College London have another age-related metric they think is even more important: A person’s “brain age.” 373 more words
A defunct Chinese space station, Tiangong-1, is expected to fall to Earth any day now—on March 31, give or take a few days. When it does, it will be the largest manmade object to re-enter Earth’s atmosphere in a decade. 693 more words
It looks like a fish. It swims like a fish. But it isn’t a fish.
So what is it?
It’s SoFi, the robotic fish!
Developed by researchers at MIT, SoFi is a soft-bodied robot that glides silently through the water with a smooth, undulating motion designed to mimic the movements of real fish. 756 more words