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WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF As other hyperloop initiatives around the world falter and fail China’s T-Flight program is blowing…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF As AI becomes self-improving there increasingly looks like there’s no way we could control all…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Increasingly you are being identified using your biometrics – everywhere you are online and offline…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Increasingly powerful technologies are creating new threats everywhere, and finally the US government has a…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Graphene is a 2D wonder material with amazing properties which make it ideal for computing…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Compounds are the basis for all materials on Earth, and the invention of a new…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF What if rather than protecting the data from hackers we created new unhackable data storage…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Drones that can autonomously track and find people can be great allies during a disaster…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Slime robots can go places that other robots can’t and could have valuable applications in…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Magnetorestrictive materials might not be commonplace, but now they’re helping China’s latest generation of stealth…

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF When it comes to making big things humanity’s great, but we’re getting better at creating…