Chris Jablonski

Christopher Jablonski is a freelance technology writer.

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Are megacities sustainable?

The word's largest urban centers will be responsible for providing food, shelter, and jobs to roughly 8 billion people by 2100. The biggest obstacle may not be adequate resources or technology, but rather management, say experts.

November 9, 2011 by Chris Jablonski


'Mask-bot' gives robots a human face

Robotics researchers in Munich have developed a new robot face that displays realistic 3D heads on a transparent plastic mask, opening a new frontier in human-machine communication.

November 7, 2011 by Chris Jablonski


Viruses harnessed as molecular building materials

Researchers at UC Berkeley have turned a benign virus called M13 into an engineering tool for assembling materials that mimic collagen, one of nature's building blocks. The process they developed could eventually be used to create bone, skin, and corneas.

October 20, 2011 by Chris Jablonski