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NASA, Boeing to develop most powerful rocket for Mars

NASA, Boeing to develop most powerful rocket for Mars

WASHINGTON: NASA and Boeing have inked a $ 2.8 billion deal to develop a giant rocket which is set to be the largest and most powerful ever built, paving the way for manned missions to Mars. Boeing has finalised a contract with NASA to develop the core stage of the Space Launch System (SLS), the most powerful rocket ever built. ... Read More »

‘Smart’ luggage will text you when it gets lost

‘Smart’ luggage will text you when it gets lost

When an airline loses your luggage, it can take hours or even days to get someone to tell you where it ended up — if it ever turns up at all. Wouldn’t it be easier to hear from the luggage itself? That’s the promise of “smart luggage,” in which GPS tracking chips are embedded in bags capable of transmitting their ... Read More »

iWatch! Can Apple Reinvent The Wristwatch?

iWatch! Can Apple Reinvent The Wristwatch?

Apple is rumoured to be using flexible OLED displays for its iWatch prototypes The iWatch is rumoured to be Apple’s first foray into wearable technology, the iPhone maker’s response to Google Glass, the Samsung Galaxy Gear and the myriad of other smart wearable devices poised to hit the consumer space in 2014. The iWatch – as a concept, at least ... Read More »

An essential gadget: The machine-gun water pistol

An essential gadget: The machine-gun water pistol

With a value of £1,250, a tank that can hold 10 litres of water and a firing range of 40ft, it is said to be the world’s most sophisticated machine gun water pistol. Engineer Alex Bygrave, 27, of Streatham Hill, south London, spent 50 hours designing and building the first-ever Gatling-style water pistol from scratch – using 55 separate parts ... Read More »

A Hover Bike Straight Out Of ‘Star Wars’ Will Hit The Market In 2017

A Hover Bike Straight Out Of ‘Star Wars’ Will Hit The Market In 2017

It isn’t a hoverboard, but it is the next best thing: Californian company Aerofex is now taking down payments for the Star Wars-like Aero-X hoverbike. Priced at $85,000 the Aero-X certainly isn’t cheap, but if it actually comes to market as promised in 2017, I don’t think the price tag will be an issue for early adopters. The Aero-X, if ... Read More »