This is a repost from our friends over at Futurism and was written by the founder of CHIRP.
‘Over the past 15 years, MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) has been recording and compiling […]
CHIRP wrote a new post, Nevada to Begin Testing Autonomous Passenger Drones 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Chinese company EHang and the state of Nevada are set to test automated flying passenger drones by the end of this year!
With flying passenger drones only a thing of science fiction, with the advances in drone […]
Scientists in Australia are currently in the process of developing an implant that will give paralyzed and heavily disabled patients the ability to control machines through their thoughts as well as monitor a […]
If you combine the total miles driven in autonomous mode by all Tesla Model S and X’s on the road at the moment, you get about 3 million miles a day. That’s about twice the distance that Google’s self-driving car […]
Just this past Saturday, NASA successfully deployed the first ever expandable habitat on the ISS (International Space Station). Astronaut Jeff Williams inflated the habitat called the Bigelow Expandable Activity M […]
A new bed developed by ‘Dahir Instant’ may be the future of bed construction for communities developed in areas prone to heavy earthquakes.
With a number of different designs to fit into many different living […]
Only recently approved by the FDA, a new operation of the eye can give the blind new sight. Just recently in Texas this approved procedure, that implant’s a bionic eye, was successfully performed on a Texas […]
India has just joined the reusable space craft game, and they’re rocket looks awesome. Launched and recovered just this week by the ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) around 9 AM local time, the rocket […]
With all the advances in driverless cars over the past few years, it was only a matter of time until the pre-booked ride kings ‘Uber’ got into the game. Now it’s official, they are testing a driverless Uber on the […]
The Second Law of Thermodynamics tells us that the disorder of a closed system like our universe must always increase, never decrease. Also known as ‘entropy’, it’s the reason that things do no reassemble or […]
Have you ever wondered how old Earth is? We’ll, if you’re not religious, science shows that the earth is approximately 4.5 billion years old. Now have you thought about how old the center of our Earth is? Common […]
CHIRP wrote a new post, Google Is Developing An Artificial Intelligence Chip 10 months, 1 week ago
Google has just uncovered one of it’s newest and most impressive hardware innovations. Called the Tensor Processing Unit (TPU), it is a custom built ASIC with the specific goal of machine learning. Created fo […]
Our planets temperature is rising every year. Scientists and thinkers alike have been trying to come up with a way to reverse this trajectory of rising temperatures. It seems that they may have just figured out h […]
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has just approved a new drug, developed by Roche, that has strong potential to be an effective treatment for bladder cancer. The new drug called ‘Tecentriq’ (ge […]
Things at CHIRP have been off to a great start. With over 200k visitors in our first month, we are excited to be bringing so many of you quality news from around the world. We’d like to say a big thank you to all […]
In order to understand these new findings, it will be best to first explain a little bit about our current understand of light. Most notably ‘Planck’s constant’ and angular momentum.
‘Planck’s constant’ is […]
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