Panorama secretly filmed on an iPhone 6 production line and found workers falling asleep on their 12 hour shifts. However, experts claim the BBC’s report does not fairly reflect conditions in China. —> Read More Here
A San Francisco inventor has revealed plans for a system to upload his brain to a computer. Randal Koene hopes to be able to replicate the human brain as a mechanical system. —> Read More Here
Los Angeles firm Ad Hoc says its Burner app, described as ‘a privacy layer for your phone’ lets people use temporary phone numbers – for a price. —> Read More Here
The massive supernova that could annihilate life on Earth (but don’t panic- experts say luckily it is pointing in the wrong direction)
Some experts claim the Eta Carinae star system is on the brink of a supernova detonation —> Read More Here
Huge security flaw in mobile phone networks that could let hackers listen in on voice calls and read text messages revealed
The flaws, to be reported at a hacker conference in Hamburg this month, are in a system called SS7 that allows the world’s cellular carriers to route calls, texts and other services to each other. —> Read More Here
Fish are filmed more than 8,000m down in the Mariana Trench – the deepest place on Earth. —> Read More Here
The Kepler space telescope, which cost some $600 million, was feared to be at the end of its useful life in 2013. But NASA says it just found another exoplanet.
Shrinking the bubbles generated by ships could counteract the impact of climate change, a study suggests. —> Read More Here
A new study suggests that the thin, hot gas around Jupiter’s moon Europa does not show evidence of plume activity occurring in 2001, when NASA’s Cassini spacecraft flew past.
The first global maps of atmospheric carbon dioxide from NASA’s new Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 mission demonstrate its performance and promise.