In this installment, we look at reversing aging, builder drones, helmets that help us survive in avalanches, and much more.
THE FUTURE THIS WEEK
“They aren’t really wild robots, of course, and the test arena isn’t much of an ecosystem, but the quadcopter in particular has a rather special skill: it can build its own nest out of foam. In effect, it’s the world’s first flying 3D printer. One day such drones might work together to help remove waste from nuclear sites or help patch up damaged buildings.” NewScientist