Daily Archives: 16.10.2020

DPD Ireland to create 700 jobs as deliveries soar

During the the height of the Covid-19 pandemic, DPD reported an 800% surge in deliveries of electrical goods Parcel delivery company DPD Ireland has announced plans to expand its operations nationwide and will create 700 jobs before the end of the year. DPD said that up to 150 positions will be based in the company’s headquarters in Athlone and the ...

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Summer is Dust Devil Time on Mars

Just like Earth, Mars undergoes seasonal changes due to its axial tilt. And while summer heat on Mars can’t compare with Earth’s, along with the Martian summer warmth comes an increase in small whirling storms known as dust devils. This sequence of images shows a dust-carrying whirlwind, called a dust devil, scooting across ground inside Gale Crater, as observed on ...

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All-terrain microrobot flips through a live colon

A rectangular robot as tiny as a few human hairs can travel throughout a colon by doing back flips, Purdue University engineers have demonstrated in live animal models. Live ultrasound footage shows a microrobot tumbling through a colon in vivo. (Purdue University video/Elizabeth Niedert and Chenghao Bi) WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A rectangular robot as tiny as a few human ...

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Cosmic Opportunities №1

We are the editorial board of broadbrained.com. Space, technology and companies, which work in these fields – are our passion and subjects of great interest. During our routine work, we analyze a bunch of information. About companies and their staff. About experts, who change their position to fully realize ideas and aspirations. We think, that it will be a good ...

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India planning to resume launches next month

File photo of a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle at the Satish Dhawan Space Center in India. Credit: ISRO India is set to resume satellite launches as soon as early November with a mission to deliver Indian, U.S., and European payloads to orbit, the country’s first space launch in nearly a year after delays caused by the coronavirus pandemic. An Indian ...

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Ex-bank Boss Lebedev Says ‘Parasitic’ ‘Banks Pocket Clients Money,’ Touts DeFi

Alexander Lebedev. Source: a video screenshot, Youtube/Александр Лебедев A Russian media mogul and former bank chief who is set to launch an ambitious new, DeFi-themed cryptobank project in Switzerland has taken a swipe at the conventional banking system and countries that allow themselves to become home to scores of shell companies – accusing them of churning out “dirty money.” The ...

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Exclusive: Ori Biotech To Use $30M Series A On Cell, Gene Therapy Manufacturing Platform

The drug discovery pipeline can take, on average, a decade to get from the lab to the patient. Ori Biotech aims to speed up the innovation of cell and gene therapies via the manufacturing platform it is bringing to market. The London and Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey-based company is developing a platform that closes, automates and standardizes manufacturing for cell ...

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