A four-legged robot is being taught how to balance on wheels to help it carry out search-and-rescue missions.
Image copyright Getty Images How do you like your coffee in the morning? From an Italian espresso to the Vietnamese ca phe trung, made with egg yolks and condensed milk, a lot depends on where you wake up. More people are drinking more coffee than ever before, according to the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization. […]
Image caption The police drone passed by the fighter jet at an altitude of about 300ft (90m) A police drone had a “near-miss” with a fighter jet travelling at 520mph (836km/h), a report has revealed. The drone’s operator “honestly believed” the two would collide in mid-air, according to the UK Airprox Board. It said the […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Apple watch is a distraction just like a phone, said a Canadian judge A Canadian student has been fined Canadian $400 (£230, $310) for looking at her Apple smartwatch while waiting at traffic lights. Victoria Ambrose was found guilty of breaking Ontario’s distracted driving law. In court, Ms […]