HEALTH

 

Surgical robots and tumour-zapping ultrasound: UK and China team up for science



TECHNOLOGY, CHINA , HEALTH, EDUCATION, UK September 20, 2017


‘Biologically-inspired robots’ and ‘high-intensity ultrasound’ might sound like inventions out of a sci-fi, rather than something you’d find at your local hospital.    But these devices we...

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Chinese Social Media response to the announcement that Prince George is going to have a little brother/sister



CHINA , HEALTH, UK, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST September 04, 2017


Good morning, Yao here. Duke and Duchess of Cambridge just announced they are expecting their third child.    Here are some fresh comments on Weibo in China:    ...

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Theft and Assault children's biggest fears, according to research



HEALTH, UK August 30, 2017


According to the Children's Society annual report, which surveyed 3000 people, theft and assault are children's biggest fears. Among 10 to 17-year-olds, almost 40% worry about crime and are particularly scared of theft, bein...

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Driverless lorries to be tested on UK roads



TECHNOLOGY, BUSINESS, HEALTH, UK, Europe, TRAVEL August 25, 2017


A small quantity of partially self-driving lorries will be tested on UK roads in the next year, the government has announced. Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) have been awarded a contract to carry out trial runs on the ve...

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Intimacy with robots - the future?



TECHNOLOGY, THAT'S ODD, HEALTH, UK August 23, 2017


Relationships can be complicated, they are the agony and ecstasy of life. Could there be a pain free solution? New research, carried out to celebrate the launch of dystopian robot drama Westworld on NOW TV, shows that a third...

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