Category: Science and Technology

Chinese scientists replace WiFi with LiFi

Chinese scientists have developed a faster way of transmitting data via LiFi putting WiFi in danger of been obsolete in a few years. The Chinese news agency Xinhua reported the breakthrough by the scientists in …

Twitter introduces new font, stylish icons

Twitter has improved the experience of its users with a newly implemented font and icons, Chronicle NG has observed. The social media giant made the changes some minutes ago. The new Twitter font is Arial …

What? Surgeons grow ear on arm!

Plastic surgeons from a hospital in Xi’an, capital of northwest China’s Shaanxi Province, have successfully transplanted a regenerated ear from a patient’s arm to his head. The patient, whose surname is Ji, suffered severe injuries …

Giraffes put on extinction watch list

A dramatic drop in giraffe populations over the past 30 years has seen the world’s tallest land mammal classified as vulnerable to extinction. Numbers have gone from around 155,000 in 1985 to 97,000 in 2015 …

Astronomers discover two new planets

Brazilian astronomers have discovered two new planets around a star similar to the sun, known as HIP 68468. According to the local media in the country, the two new planets, dubbed “super Neptune” and “super …