“Breathalyzer” For Lung Cancer Wins $100K Entrepreneurship Competition

A breathalyzer is usually used in instances where you’ve done something wrong, and a need arises to determine just how far out of bounds you are. There are definitely exceptions to that rule, but for the most part, a breathalyzer is usually associated with some sort of punishment. A team of students from MIT and … Read more

Week in Review: August 3-8


From Google Street View Car accidents to transforming paper robots┬áto staff app picks, we’ve covered a lot over the past week here at Techaeris. Here’s a quick recap of some of the stories we covered. Tech The NFL made our tech news again this week. Last week we covered their roll out of a real-time … Read more

Scientists Experimenting With Paper Transformer Robots


Scientists and engineers at Harvard and MIT have come up with a wicked cool self-assembling paper robot that puts itself together (sort of) and walks away. With about $100 of paper and plastic, along with some motors and batteries, it takes about four minutes for the transformation to happen and the robot to walk away. … Read more