When we talk about technology taking away jobs, we do not think of ‘doctors’ and ‘nurses’, do we? That’s because we still want a human expert when we are sick and are afraid of putting our healthcare needs in the hands of computers, robots, and artificially intelligent (AI) technology. This might change soon. Meet your...
Chemistry, unlike other sciences, sprang originally from delusions and superstitions. At its commencement, it was exactly on a par with magic and astrology. ~ Thomas Thomson The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) has released a line-up of chemical innovations for 2019 which they think will change the world. The list is quite...
How do you use fabric? You make clothes out of it. You use it as your bedding and upholstery. You may use the dishcloth and apron in the kitchen. That’s what the standard answer sounds like, isn’t it? Did you know that scientists are already working on metamaterials that we know as Harry Potter’s invisibility...