Missile Shot At Satellite To Establish India As A “Space Power”

  Imagine you’re a satellite, fulfilling your sacred duty and delivering messages and such around the earth. You’re just sitting there, doing your job, minding your own business, when, WHAM! You’re exploded by a missile. Well, this poor satellite just had that happen to them… India made a move that Prime Minister Narendra Modi said …

Google Medical Brain Wants To Help Your Doctor Decide Your Survival Rate

Imagine your in the hospital, for you or a loved one, and the doctor tells you: “There could be a ninety-four percent chance you (or your loved one) could die.” How would you feel when you realized a robot decided that for them? That what we’re close to… How many more steps? A Google-based AI …

China Clones Police-Dog In Hopes Of One Day Mass Producing Top Notch Dogs

  China is pushing forward with cloning. Their goal is to replace police dogs with dogs cloned after the best and brightest dogs currently on the force. Reducing training time due to genetic traits passed on means less expensive police dogs. At least, in theory. The cost of cloning a dog is just as expensive …

ClickToPray With Pope Francis In New App Aimed At Bringing Young People Back To The Church

As our world edges closer to a dystopian Cyberpunk future, we mark the small steps it takes. Like digital religion. Can the ClickToPray app bring you closer to God? In January Pope Francis introduced the ClickToPray app. A social-media-esque style app that let you post prayers, click on posted prayers, or leave comments. Every month …

Crematorium Is Exposed To Radiation – Operator Shows Signs Of A Second Kind

  When you work in a crematorium you expect a certain amount of occupational hazards. Excessive heat, exhaust, even mercury in the metals added to a person’s body. Maybe even the beginning of the zombie apocalypse. But what you might not think about as a hazard would be exposure to radiation. A 69-year-old Arizona man …

Romance By Proxy – Speed Dating Through Robots

Philip K. Dick wrote Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep. Which spawned the loose adaptation Blade Runner. In turn, he launched the Cyberpunk genre of a dystopian future. I wonder if he ever considered this might be the reality so soon. Japanese company Cyber Agent in collaboration with tech giant Sharp has developed tiny robots …