Image

Posts By Damien Martin

Latest Posts | By Damien Martin
Have no fear, Knickers is here
2 months ago

Have no fear, Knickers is here

Huge steer saved from slaughterhouse serves as cattle herd in Western Australia

You’re probably familiar with the term “too big to fail.” Well, meet Knickers, the steer who’s too …
Read More

A very important medical study
2 months ago

A very important medical study

Paediatricians swallow Lego heads to determine how long they take to poop out

If you have kids, odds are they’ve swallowed something they shouldn’t have and you worried about how …
Read More

Boldly going how no plane has gone before
2 months ago

Boldly going how no plane has gone before

Star Trek-inspired plane uses ionic wind to fly with no moving parts

There is no shortage of “Trekkies” in the wild. They can be found flocking to sci-fi conventions and …
Read More

Taming of the sweet tooth
2 months ago

Taming of the sweet tooth

Gymnema sylvestre can be key weapon in fighting holiday weight gain

As the holiday season approaches, cookies and other sweets will be lurking around every corner. Holiday weight gain …
Read More

A good first step
2 months ago

A good first step

Google obtains patent for virtual reality shoes

One of the biggest problems with virtual reality is that pesky old regular reality keeps getting in the way. You’ll notice it …
Read More

Introducing the smart cow
2 months ago

Introducing the smart cow

Ceres Tag helps farmers keep tabs on livestock

Think of it as a Fitbit for livestock, with a bit of LoJack mixed in. Whatever it is, the Ceres Tag is …
Read More

CSIRO commits $35M to Space Technology and Artificial Intelligence
2 months ago

CSIRO commits $35M to Space Technology and Artificial Intelligence

Future Science Platforms portfolio expands to include 10 fields

In its efforts to be at the forefront of scientific development, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) is …
Read More

Winning The Guts Game
2 months ago

Winning The Guts Game

New computer game takes guts, and an ingestible controller

Enthusiastic gamers have no problem putting long hours into winning a video game. While they might not sacrifice their bodies …
Read More

Can AI be your friend?
2 months ago

Can AI be your friend?

It can answer most of your questions, but can it show enough emotion to fool you?

Siri and Alexa can answer most questions you have, from how the traffic …
Read More

The Christmas season’s hottest item is not what you’d expect
2 months ago

The Christmas season’s hottest item is not what you’d expect

Target Australia Snowy Aspen tree is a huge hit

It’s more than a month until Christmas, and the hottest item of the season is flying off the shelves. It’s …
Read More