Type-X armored combat robot equipped for unmanned convoy protection

Type-X armored combat robot equipped for unmanned convoy protection By David Szondy  June 21, 2020 The Milrem Type-X combat robot Milrem Robotics Estonia-based Milrem Robotics and Belgium’s John Cockerill Defense have unveiled Milrem’s Type-X Robotic Combat Vehicle. Based on a modular design and equipped with the Cockerill Protected Weapons Station Generation II (CPWS II) turret, the Type-X is […]

More early data revealed from landmark CRISPR gene editing human trial

More early data revealed from landmark CRISPR gene editing human trial By Rich Haridy  June 16, 2020 Seven patients have now been administered the gene editing therapy to treat two rare genetic blood diseases and all are reportedly demonstrating successful results up to 15 months following treatment Vertex and CRISPR Therapeutics have presented new data from […]

Nano-motor of just 16 atoms runs at the boundary of quantum physics

Nano-motor of just 16 atoms runs at the boundary of quantum physics By Michael Irving   June 16, 2020 A model of the nano motor – the stator is made up of six palladium atoms (blue) and six gallium atoms (red), with a four-atom rotor made up of a four-atom acetylene molecule (gray) Empa Researchers at Empa […]