Now in its fifth year, the $10 million Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE competition — which aims to create a portable medical device akin to the fictional tricorder of Star Trek fame — is moving toward naming a winner in early 2017.
On June 30, 1908 a "small" asteroid completely incinerated 1,000 square miles of the Siberian forest, the largest asteroid impact ever witnessed. Today, a group of scientists are developing technology that will "hunt" asteroids aimed at earth, and destroy them before they destroy us. Neil deGrasse Tyson narrates this Asteroid Day exclusive video.
Ocean-related technology is riding the innovation wave. See what we did there? View on Google+
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