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US Marines test single use gliders made of plywood

Come PLY with me! US Marines test single use gliders made of plywood that could one day transport supplies to troops on the frontlines California-based Logistic Gliders claim they can move goods up to 70 miles  Would be released at an altitude of 25,000ft from a conventional military plane    Can be used to drop as much […]

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Domestic cats can recognise their own names when called

Many cat owners will tell you that their feline friends understand them and scientists have now confirmed that domestic cats recognise their names when spoken. Researchers in Japan discovered that pet cats are able to tell their names apart from other words. Experts found that commonly spoken words will catch a cat’s attention, but this […]

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Clothing made from color-changing thread could save lives by detecting toxic gas

Researchers develop clothing made from color-changing thread that could save lives by alerting wearers when harmful gases are present Team of researchers say a new high-tech smart clothing fabric could save lives A dyed thread can detect noxious gases and change colors to alert the wearer The technology’s application could help detect fatal gas leaks in […]

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Amazon may launch AirPods-style wireless headphones with its AI assistant built in later this year

‘Alexa, open Spotify’: Amazon may launch AirPods-style wireless headphones with its AI assistant built in later this year, report claims Amazon could roll out its own wireless earbuds with Alexa by later this year The device would let users order groceries, play music and more with their voice It would rival Apple’s AirPods wireless earbuds […]