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Nasa seeks coders to hunt asteroids

<b>US space agency Nasa is seeking coders who could help prevent a global catastrophe by identifying asteroids that may crash into Earth.</b><p>Its Asteroid Data Hunter contest will offer $35,000 (£21,000) to programmers who can identify asteroids captured by ground-based telescopes.<p>The winning solution must …

Asteroids

Touch Board 觸控板套裝內建有觸控感測器的 Arduino 晶片,可配合導電漆使用

通常我們會在智慧手機和平板電腦上用到電容觸控屏,實際上,你可以在人體的皮膚上,或者是任何導電的平面上來使用這種技術。 Bare Conductive 帶來的 Touch Board 就是個有趣的 DIY 觸控板,可以在幾乎任何平面上實現觸控。這塊電容板上內建了一個 Arduino 微控制器(基於 Leonardo),還有來自 Freescale 的觸控感測器,上面連著 12 個電極,還有一個音訊處理器(可以觸發播放 MIDI 或者 MP3 音樂檔),甚至具備距離感測器。你可以直接碰觸上面的電極來操控,也可以將它們連接到任何導電材料,比如電線、導電漆、甚至是金屬釘子來使用。而導電黑色墨水漆可以讓 …

North Korea powerbroker 'dismissed'

<b>A powerful uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been removed from his post, South Korean media reports say.</b><p>Citing South Korea's intelligence agency, they say Chang Song-thaek, 67, lost his position as vice-chairman of the North's top military body.<p>Two close aides were also executed for …

South Korea

Iran nuclear: Geneva talks 'something to build on'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1026000/1026929_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1533094989_38f6e82cc711e242cf285e7eb91c850d<p><b>Talks between world powers and Iran have failed to reach an agreement on Tehran's nuclear programme.</b><p>EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton told a …

South Asia

Rare solar eclipse in America, Europe and Africa

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/1025000/1025056_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1533094988_f858da76762056d9bdab476b9edf47a0<p><b>A rare solar eclipse allowing a view of the Sun that is totally or partially blocked by the Moon has taken place.</b><p>It was first visible in …

Solar Eclipse

Superfast rock-paper-scissors robot 'wins' every time

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1025000/1025263_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532574461_54532be90323888ef7ed24ed7379862d<p><b>A robot developed by Japanese scientists is so fast it can "win" the rock-paper-scissors game against a human every single time.</b><p>The Janken robot …

Robotics

US plans for hypersonic robot spy plane revealed

<b>Lockheed Martin has begun work on a successor to the supersonic Blackbird SR-71 spy plane.</b><p>The unmanned SR-72 will use an engine that combines a turbine and a ramjet to reach its top speed of Mach 6 - about 3,600mph (5,800km/h).<p>Like its predecessor, the SR-72 will be designed for high-altitude …

Aviation