September 2017

Best Wireless Headphones for Travelling

By | 2017-10-13T14:23:44+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Science & Technology|

Long flights can become boring and a source of entertainment is crucial. When you have a pair of wireless headphones in your possession, you can pass the time listening to your favourite jams. Additionally, headphones are ideal for keeping loud noises from planes and trains and chatter at bay. Here are some wireless headphones that are ideal for travelling: AKG N60 NC Wireless Headphones This is a pair of [...]

New class of antibiotic has been developed in the hope of defeating multi-drug resistant gonorrhea

By | 2017-10-13T14:26:56+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|Science & Technology|

Recently, the World Health Organization warned people that the multi-drug resistant gonnorhea is a serious threat to health. In relation to this, researchers finally discovered a drug that can be a threat against the antibiotic resistant gonorrhea. Due to the serious concern brought by this multi-drug resistant gonorrhea, it is hoped that this new class of antibiotic can help stop its spread. The researchers said that it is still [...]

August 2017

The first ever human head transplant is about to happen before 2017 ends

By | 2017-10-13T14:39:46+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Science & Technology|

An Italian Neuroscientist, Sergio Canavero, shocked the world when he announced earlier this year that he will perform the very first human head transplant! Next to that, he made an announcement that the procedure is scheduled on December of this year! In relation to that, he has recruited a head surgeon (pun intended) to lead the contentious procedure. Though this operation may sound like of a horror [...]

Human brain made smaller by a computer chip that mimics it functions and activities

By | 2017-10-13T14:42:52+00:00 August 13th, 2017|Science & Technology|

A chip that mimics function As science and technology advances, new inventions and innovations are flooding. One that stands out is the latest artificial neural networks, which is computer algorithms that are made through the inspiration of human brain. It has demonstrated fancy features like detecting lies, predicting heart attacks, and recognizing faces. Most of these computer chips fail to work properly, however a new innovation was [...]

The war against aging

By | 2017-10-13T14:48:10+00:00 August 4th, 2017|Science & Technology|

"There is still a huge amount of resistance to the logic that aging is bad for you and that it's a medical problem that needs to be addressed", de Grey explains. "It's really, really extraordinary to me that it's so hard to get this through to people, but that is the way it is." -Aubrey de Grey The war against aging has been raging for ever and [...]

Human Trials for Type 1 Diabetes Vaccine will begin in 2018

By | 2017-10-13T14:56:29+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Science & Technology|

After decades in the making, a prototype vaccine that can prevent Type 1 Diabetes in children is about to start on July next year. This prototype is not a cure and does not have the ability to eliminate the disease all together. However, it is expected to provide immunity against a certain virus that has been found to trigger the defences of the body into attacking itself. [...]