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Vein authentication to be used for payments

Hitachi in October launched a dedicated device that reads the pattern of veins in people's fingers. The data is linked with the user's credit card...

New prehistoric crocodile dubbed ‘swamp king’ discovered in Australia

The creature, officially named Paludirex vincenti, measured more than five metres long and dominated waterways in southeastern Queensland, according to the University of Queensland...

Apple iPhone 12 is the best selling 5G smartphone of 2020

Apple launched the iPhone 12 series smartphones back in October this year. Now, a new report says that the iPhone 12 is the best...

Early humans may have survived the harsh winters by hibernating

Bears do it. Bats do it. Even European hedgehogs do it. And now it turns out that early human beings may also have been...

Self-healing material could make ideal smartphone screen

Smartphone display repair can often cost so much that many owners decide it isn’t worth paying for and simply dump the phone for an entirely...

First eco-bridge for small animals built in Uttarakhand

In an attempt to save reptiles and small animals from vehicular accidents while crossing the road, the Ramnagar Forest Division of Uttarakhand has constructed...

Robot dog for Mars exploration? NASA plans alternative to rovers

Space exploration has gone to the dogs; not the real ones, the robotic one. NASA scientists have come up with a rather out-of-the-box idea...

Los Angeles is paving roads with recycled waste plastic

Imagine driving on a perfectly flat road that has no potholes – and which can be recycled when you’re done with it. Such a...

Jotun’s robot that could help make the shipping industry greener

Biofouling increases the drag of ships, so more energy is needed to power them, increasing fuel costs and multiplying their carbon emissions. According to...

‘Salon under the sea’ submarine dives to 1,000 meters

But thanks to new technological advances, such underwater adventures are now very much a possibility in the real world, provided you have millions to...

Scientists focus on bats in quest to prevent the next pandemic

In a highly connected world, an outbreak in one place endangers the entire globe, just as the coronavirus did. And the Brazilian team is...

NASA will send a Canadian astronaut around the moon

NASA has big plans to get humans back to the moon, but the US won't be going it alone. NASA and the Canadian Space Agency formalized...

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WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – America Records Institute (AMRI) Steve Mann: Creator of the world’s first digital eyeglass

William Stephen George Mann (born 8 June 1962) is a Canadian engineer, professor, and inventor who works in augmented reality, computational photography, particularly wearable...

Top 500 places to visit before you die (P.32) Rio de Janeiro: The Marvelous City

The breathtakingly beautiful city is home to landmark sites like the Christ the Redeemer statue and world-class art museums. Sprinkle in beach volleyball matches,...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Australia Records Institute (AURI) Kiandra Snow Shoe Club: World’s longest continuously running ski club

The Kiandra Snow Shoe Club was founded in the gold-mining district of Kiandra, New South Wales (NSW), Australia by three Norwegians—as early as 1861...

Italian Icebreaker Sets Record Reaching Furthest Point South

The growing threats of climate change to the Antarctic and southern ocean ecosystems have yet again been highlighted as an Italian icebreaker that set...