TREKNOSIS: Tricking the Mind's Eye

It's stardate 44885.5, and Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge is about to have the worst road trip of hislife. While on the way to a cybernetics symposium on Risa, the chief engineer of the USS Enterprise...

November 09, 2015

Dreaming of Electric Brains

Grab your tools, everyone. We might be on our way to building an android brain!Scientists at the Royl Melbourne Institu...

October 05, 2015

XPRIZE Blog: Hold That Thought... Forever?

Friends, if we're going to explore space, we need to talk for a moment about what we might have to d if we never achiev...

September 21, 2015

Cloud DX's Tricorder Vision

Five years ago, Dr. Sonny Kohli found himself in the dust of post-earthquake Haiti with a couple of ngineers cobbling t...

August 31, 2015

Get a Heart, Hold the Pulse

It's stardate 42779.1 and Captain Jean-Luc Picard is not in a great mood: his ship's chief medical oficer, one Dr. Kath...

August 17, 2015

Treknosis: Computer, Run Program

So here's the situation: you've got a medical emergency, but for some reason sickbay is out of bound — maybe the turbolifts and transporters are down, or a quarantine is in effect, or the entir...

August 03, 2015

Robot Caretakers? What Could Go Wrong?

Caretaker robots are coming. It may not be right away, but a future where we live with a robot that elps us get up off ...

July 20, 2015

Final Frontier Medical Devices

Somewhere in Philadelphia, there's a house full of tricorders. Literally. The living room, the dinin room, even the kit...

July 06, 2015

Only the Strong Survive

"THE WEAK WILL PERISH."If you're looking for an intimidating racial ethos, Species 8472's is a doozy— the only on...

June 22, 2015

The Ultimate Telepresence

Stardate 47215.5: The crew of the USS Enterprise NCC 1701-D is testing a brand new probe operated bya unique control sc...

June 08, 2015