Christa Van Dyk

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The Bionic Age Is Here — Helping People Walk, See, Hear, Breathe — And Creating The First "Superhumans"

It's no longer a distant dream or a sci-fi fantasy. The bionic age is here.<p>So many firsts:<p>The first bionic eye, from California's Second Sight.<br>• The first bionic body suits, for consumers and soldiers, from companies like ReWalk and Ekso Bionics.<br>• Even those trapped inside bodies that can't move or …

Singularity

Oscar Pistorius says he never picked on Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius denied he picked on girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, his murder trial heard Thursday, as the chief prosecutor sought to portray the track star as an arrogant hothead who is reckless with guns.<p>In a second day of blunt and aggressive questioning, prosecutor Gerrie Nel accused the double …

9-Month-Old Baby Charged With Attempted Murder In Pakistan

A 9-month-old baby named Musa Khan is charged with attempted murder in Pakistan. He and his family are said to have attacked police...

Kazakhstan’s largest oilfield will be shut down for at least two years

In another crisis at a giant but star-crossed oilfield, Kazakhstan’s Kashagan will be shut for at least two years while specialty pipelines are made to resist the unforeseen impact of toxic gas, according to a source close to the project.<p>In recent weeks, word has dribbled out that Kashagan—one of …

Oil

Malaysia Flight 370: New signal sounds 'just like' one from a plane's beacon

After a month of searching, investigators now have their "most promising" lead yet in finding Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.<p>A pinger locator in the Indian Ocean has detected signals consistent with those emitted by aircraft black boxes, the head of the Joint Agency Coordination Center said …

Malaysia missing flight MH370: More join search

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1066000/1066463_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524300032_a443e688cfeb3cc1bbd1df48c2f84f27<p><b>The search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has entered its most intensive phase yet as dozens of planes and ships continue to scour the</b> …

Airplanes