E&T news weekly #99 – we choose our favourite engineering and technology news stories from the past week

Friday 17 June 2016  Rebecca Northfield, assistant features editor Pepper the humanoid robot joins hospital staff in Belgium You’re desperate for the loo, but everything is in Japanese. You’ve run around the whole place like a madman, squeezing your bladder tight so you don’t pee yourself. You can’t find any signs and you think that this is the worst place in the world and needs to be burned to the ground because you’re dying from pee fever. And you scorn yourself because you were too lazy to learn Japanese. You miraculously find the reception, and you’ve pressed the bell. You … Continue reading E&T news weekly #99 – we choose our favourite engineering and technology news stories from the past week