Egypt’s COVID-19 Robot

To limit the spread of the coronavirus in Tanta, Egypt, Mechatronics engineer Mahmoud el-Koumi has created a remote-controlled robot that will assist physicians in testing patients for the virus. Named Cira-03, by way of Africa News, this robot has a human-like face and head, and it carries out a variety of medical procedures: it takes…

What is Cryonics?

I’m sure most of you are familiar with the popular Batman villain Mr. Freeze—if not, you should reassess some things. Well, in the franchise, Mr. Freeze is a cryogenicist who put his terminally ill wife in suspended animation (a dormant state without death). According to New Scientist, this technique involves cooling a patient, who may…

Cobalt Child Labor

If you’ve been following this blog, then you’ve seen me highlight the ridiculous politics done on the African continent. As a Diasporan who is an advocate for global African sovereignty, it’s depressing how hell-bent many African leaders are in setting back our progress. One issue that infuriates me to no end is the child labor…

France and China’s Homo Robocopus

In a previous post, I highlighted the 2045 Initiative, which is a project aimed at transferring human consciousness into artificial brains (robots). Well, France and China have taken notes and are applying this concept to soldiers. The following information comes from Strange Sounds. France and China are developing augmented, Terminator-like soldiers that will be bred…

The UN’s Digital ID and Passport

There’s some news that many conspiracy theorists are going to have a field day with after reading. The following information comes from Natural News and Biometric Update. The United Nations (UN) has created a digital solution to help UN agencies with operational and transactional tasks, The UN Digital ID. This ID is a digital wallet…

China’s Mission to Collect Moon Samples

There’s some interesting news coming out of China that I had to share with you all. The following information is from Space. China’s highly anticipated moon mission is scheduled for launch next week, November 24, 2020. The Long March 5 rocket, weighing 18,000 lbs. (8,200 kilograms), is set to make the trip. And this rocket…

Book Review

Greetings Folks, I just finished The Maze Runner 5 book series, and I wanted to share my thoughts. She nodded, her expression showing how hard it was to say what came next. “You’re all immune, and you’re the oldest and strongest of those not in the maze. We’re dealing with people who are very sick…

COVID-19’s Lasting Effects

For many patients, life after catching the coronavirus hasn’t been easy. The following information comes from SciTechDaily. Within two months of leaving the hospital, 7% of COVID-19 patients died, including the 10% who were treated in an ICU. After interviewing 488 patients, researchers found the following: 39% of patients hadn’t gotten back to normal activities….

The Hunt for Extraterrestrial Life Continues

Greetings All, I came across a news article about aliens, and who doesn’t like to read about aliens or at least the search for them? The following information is from SciTechDaily. A radio telescope has recently completed the deepest and broadest search for alien activity. Based in Western Australia, the Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) telescope…

2045 Initiative: Making Humans Immortal?

I’ve been a fan of science fiction for quite some time. Recent films like Transcendence and Replicas kept me “edutained” and intrigued about science and technology. But there is a project in the works that’s turning fiction into a reality, and I’m not sure how I feel about it. 2045 Initiative Founded by Russian Entrepreneur…

5G in Africa

In a previous post, I highlighted the 5G network that’s set to take over the future. Well, there’s some interesting news coming out of Africa in regards to the network that I had to share. The following information is from Africa News. Converting to 5G promises more speed, less lag time, and a stronger internet…

Gaming Spotlight: Uncharted

If you’ve been following this blog, then you’re aware of the fact that I’m a gamer. After transitioning from the Sega Genius console to the Playstation and improving my hand-eye coordination with Sonic The Hedgehog and Crash Bandicoot, I got locked on to the action & adventure genre. Games like Metal Gear Solid,  Tomb Raider,…