Innovation

SafeFlame: Making Fire From Water

SafeFlame: Making Fire From Water

It’s hard to believe but European researchers developed a technology which allows for the creation of welding torch powered only by water. This new torch is cheaper and considerably safer than any existing welding technology and is also more environmentally ...

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On the Horizon – Next Generation MRI

On the Horizon – Next Generation MRI

INUMAC illustration Since 2006, German and French researchers have been working on developing the next generation Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) technology which is now getting closer to reality. This technology will dramatically improve our ability to detect early signs of ...

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Omsignal Smart-Shirt to Wirelessly Measure your Vitals

Omsignal Smart-Shirt to Wirelessly Measure your Vitals

Omsignal smart T-shirt Montreal based startup OMsignal developed a T-shirt that can track your daily steps, calorie burn, heart rate, and even your breathing pattern and emotional well-being and send this information to a smart app on your mobile device ...

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Siri Developers Making the Next Human-Machine Interface

Siri Developers Making the Next Human-Machine Interface

The bRIGHT system From the guys who brought to you Siri welcome bRIGHT – a new human-machine interactive technology that will help professionals control even the most complex systems from a unified hybrid display-sensor array. SRI International is a nonprofit ...

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A Teenager Invented a Body Heat Powered Flashlight

A Teenager Invented a Body Heat Powered Flashlight

Makosinski and the flashlight A 15-year-old girl from Victoria, Canada designed a unique flashlight that does not require any battery and is powered solely by the heat of the user’s hand. Ann Makosinski, a Grade 10 student at St. Michaels ...

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