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British researchers transmit data via national electricity grid for the first time: A step towards smart, virtual power grids

Scientists in the United Kingdom have conducted the first ever data transmission through a national electricity grid. The feat, according to the researchers, could pave the way for virtual power grids that constantly monitor the energy usage of businesses and households, notifying them during cases of excessive consumption. By using conventional electricity grid for sending…






FLOW: A stunning plywood desk that mimics the movements of six dancers!

Don’t we often marvel at the graceful fluidity and flexibility of a dancer? Manchester-born Liam Hopkins has gone a step further in his appreciation of the art form and the artists. Using his skill as a designer, Hopkins has successfully reproduced the infinitely-intricate movements and postures of dancers with the help of 300 pieces of…