Friday, May 30, 2014

‘Golf cart in a silly hat’ could halve road toll

Los Angeles – Google says its new custom-built car could save more than half a million road deaths a year, but shouldn’t it have a steering wheel, some might ask? Apparently not. The company has been working on self-driving cars for several years,... [article] (The Timaru Herald, Fri, 30 May 2014, Page 8)

Monday, May 19, 2014

Algorithm to help find anti- ageing remedy?

London: Scientists have developed an algorithm which can help in the search for ageing- suppressing drugs.
The researchers from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology ( MIPT) have compared gene expression in young and elderly patients’... [article] (The Asian Age, Sun, 18 May 2014, Page 16)