Researchers Get One Step Closer To Mind-Controlled Androids

Researchers at the CNRS-AIST Joint Robotics Laboratory have created an interface that allows humans to control humanoid robots using only their minds. Users wear an electrode-laden cap and focus their attention on flashing symbols on a computer screen. The computer then processes the user’s brain signals and converts them into actions the robot can perform. …

The Mayan Apocalypse Approaches

Chinese Man Constructs “Noah’s Ark” To Survive The Apocalypse

When it comes to the looming Mayan apocalypse, some people are fine with just buying some bottled water and canned goods. Others are a bit more serious, building bunkers and stocking up on ammo. A Chinese man, however, has spent his entire life savings — ¥1million, or £100,000 or about $160,000 — to create an …