US Scientists Have Cautiously Backed Permanent Gene Editing in Humans

Lindsey Turner/Flickr US Scientists Have Cautiously Backed Permanent Gene Editing in Humans A brave new world.  PETER DOCKRILL 15 FEB 2017  In a controversial move, a senior US scientific committee has given the green light to one of the most contentious forms of genome editing: where genetic changes made to human embryos will then be […]

Dubai Is Set to Launch the World’s First Hover-Taxis Within Months

Vidello Productions Dubai Is Set to Launch the World’s First Hover-Taxis Within Months Please can 2017 be the year of flying cars.  BEC CREW 15 FEB 2017  Officials from Dubai’s state transport authority have announced that they aim to have hover-taxis up and running by July this year, with passengers able to get around at […]

Navy pursues drone “ghost fleet” concept

Navy pursues drone “ghost fleet” concept By Kris Osborn Feb 02, 2017 The Navy is working to develop quickly a “ghost fleet” concept where multiple surface, air and undersea drones operate in a synchronized fashion to conduct a wide-range of combat missions without placing sailors and marines at risk. “We want to have multiple systems […]