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Invention Of The Week? Live On Mars In A 3D-Printed Bubble House

While robotic travelers have been studying Mars for over the last 40 years, NASA’s next plan of action is to send humans there to colonize the planet. Enter Sfero, which is a 3D-printed habitat that just might be used by NASA. Question is are you willing to make the 200 day trip to get to the Red Planet knowing you will never return to Earth again?

Female Researchers Discover Breast Cancer Risk Linked to Cattle Virus

Did you know that a recent California study revealed that women who are infected with the Bovine Leukosis Virus (BLV)  might face an increased risk of breast cancer? Read on for more about this breakthrough discovery and its far-reaching implications for women everywhere.

The Anti-Ogling 3-D Printed Top: Camera Foils Creeps Who Dare To Stare

Not the first 3-D printed interactive wearable, this garment stands heads above all others because of its complex ability to identify viewers and move exactly in line with their gaze. Read on to learn more about designer, Behnaz Farahi, and her "Caress of the Gaze" anti-ogling top.

Tempescope Is Cool New Way To See Weather Info In Your Home

An inventor from Japan has developed a unique ambient weather display for your home.

Now all you need to do is just walk into your living room and check out a display in a clear box that reproduces weather conditions in real time.

So, when are you getting your Tempescope? 

Genetically Modified Micropigs Made To Fight Pests Might Make Fine Pets

Genetically modified micropigs? In MY local pet shop? It's more likely than you'd think thanks to a Chinese genomics institute whose GMO mini-porkers were originally designed to help researchers find cures for human diseases.

The First FDA-Approved 3D-Printed Drug: An Easy Pill To Swallow

Read on for more information about Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, the very first company to sell a 3-D printed, FDA-approved prescription pill. Known as Spritam, this drug could bring relief to more than 3 million adults and children in America who suffer from certain types of epileptic seizures.

Taranis Is A Smart And Deadly Drone

The United Kingdom has unveiled a new weapon – the most secretive and powerful in the entire world. Called the Taranis, this drone can reach speeds of more than 700 mph. It’s a done you will never get to see; you will only hear the shrill of its sonic boom high above in the skies. So, just how deadly is this new drone?

New High-Tech Glove Translates Sign Language Into Speech

Like something straight out of a sci-fi flick, a new high-tech glove is being introduced that is about to change everything for individuals dependent on sign language as their main source of communication.

Invention Of The Week? Concrete That Drinks 880 Gallons Of Water In 60 Seconds

Let’s face it, talking about concrete can be just as boring as watching paint dry on the wall. But wait, meet Topmix Permeable concrete. It can suck up 880 gallons (that’s 4,000 liters) of water in 60 seconds.This is a story of new concrete. So, will it bore you?

Geek Chic Design: Fibonacci Sequence-Inspired Fashion

Learn more about the "most talented Western mathematician of the Middle Ages" and how his medieval mathematical concept known as the Fibonacci Sequence has inspired modern day fashion design and become integrated into wearable technology.

Kokomo Will Be World’s First Private Floatable Island

What do rich people, politicians and mob bosses all have in common when they take a vacation? Well, they like their privacy. And they will soon get just that and lots more in paradise while vacationing on a new floatable island. So, when are you getting your island on?

Cargo Container Homes Are On The Rise

The latest trend in pre-fab homes appears to be cargo containers. You'll be amazed at the clever designs and contemporary looks.

FLYBi Is World’s First Drone With VR Goggles

The FLYBi is the world’s first drone that lets you experience flying like a bird high up in the sky. Question is how will the invention 'fly' among drone fans when it hits the market?

Marines Send Google's Robotic Dog To Training Camp

Spot, the newest Marine Corps trainee, may not be the first robotic dog to be deployed overseas, but if it (he?) gets that far, it will be the first dog robot to do the job that real dogs could be doing for the military without risking their lives.  But do you think quadra-pet robots could eventually become pals with their Marine trainers?

Incontinence Lingerie Hits The Runway: A Brief Synopsis

Meet ConfiTEX, the world's first fashionable, washable, absorbent, padless and waterproof underwear  designed for those with embarassing bladder problems. Read on for a wee more information on this amazing, innovative product.

Invention Of The Week? Trident Is An Underwater Drone For Everyone

Sure, there are tons of drones high up above the ground, but a team of inventors in San Francisco, CA, are taking their drone in a whole new direction: underwater. So, what part of the sea will you soon explore?

‘FilmAid’Charity Joins Tsū Social Network & Helps Syrian Refugees

Syrian’s civil war is one of the worst humanitarian disasters of our time. Nearly 12 million innocent civilians have been displaced thus far — escalating impact on neighboring countries such as Jordan.

3D-Printed Metal Rib Cage Transforms Mortal Man into Cyborg

The wonders of 3-D printing have only tapped the surface of possibilities, especially in the field of medical applications. Read all about the world's first 3-D printed titanium rib cage and the cancer patient whose life has been given new meaning.

Don’t Get Hacked, Get Cujo

The next wave of emotive-tech has arrived. A team of inventors have come up with an ingenious invention that will ensure you never get hacked again.

While Cujo sounds like the next best thing on the security front, will hackers still find a way to access your computer, electronics and other smart-devices?

The 3-D Printed Adrenaline Dress: A New Electronically Charged Dimension

Meet pioneer fashion designer, Becca McCharen, and her new 3-D printed Adrenaline Dress, which represents a dazzling collaboration between the worlds of fashion and technology.

Axiom Is A Zero Energy Home

The Axiom House could be your next home ‘smart’ home. But what is the cost of owning one of these net-zero homes? And how much will you really save?

Too Lazy To Make Your Own Pancakes? There’s A Robot For That

Many tasks that fall under the banner of ‘common sense’ for a human can require hours of explicit programming for a robot. For this reason, engineers are hard at work developing robots that can be taught through experience and observation. Their first order of business? A robot that can make pancakes and pizza. Sounds like these researchers have got their priorities in order.

Can New Blood Test Detect Breast Cancer's Return?

Read on to learn more about the innovative blood test still undergoing research in England that may be able to detect breast cancer DNA  months before it would appear on medical scans.

Artificial Chameleon Skin Promises New Developments In Wearable Tech

As scientists get better and better at making lightweight and flexible electronics, artificial “e-skin” is becoming increasingly viable. E-skins find application in a variety of industries including wearable tech, health monitoring, prosthetics, and smart robots by mimicking some of the key properties of the natural organ. Now scientists have developed an artificial skin that actually surpasses natural human skin by incorporating the color changing capabilities of a chameleon.

Invention Of The Week? Stone Dome Is World’s Most Affordable Portable Oven

Calling all NFL tailgate lovers and backyard barbecue connoisseurs, your pizza is ready. An inventor from New York City, NY, has developed the Stone Dome, which is a portable pizza oven.

 So,are you hungry to learn more about this new invention?