Woman receives bionic hand with sense of touch

Technology

Fergus Walsh Medical correspondent @BBCFergusWalsh on Twitter 3 January 2018 Scientists in Rome have unveiled the first bionic hand with a sense of touch that can be worn outside a laboratory. The recipient, Almerina Mascarello, who lost her left hand in an accident nearly a quarter of a century ago, said “it’s almost like it’s […]

New York Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

Science

Students at U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York, will speak with NASA astronauts living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 9:15 a.m. EST Monday, Nov. 27. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website. Randy Bresnik, Mark Vande Hei and Joe Acaba will […]

Aamra, Polycom announce cloud-Based video conferencing

Technology

Aamra and Polycom announced the availability of Real Presence Clariti Cloud based Video Conferencing solution for the first time in Bangladesh. The announcement was made on October 31, 2017 at the flagship networking event of aamra companies, ‘aamra Open House 2017’ at the Le Meridian Hotel in Dhaka. The Real Presence Clariti solution allows customers, […]

Brexit branded an ‘act of national self-mutilation’ as MPs begin debating EU Withdrawal Bill

World

In the first of eight scheduled late-night sittings on the EU (Withdrawal) Bill, the Conservatives did not try to conceal their splits on Brexit Former Attorney General Dominic Grieve called Brexit ‘an extraordinarily painful process of national self-mutilation’ PA   MPs have rejected a Labour amendment requiring the Government to produce guidance on the role of […]