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shutterstock_95617615_graphene
shutterstock_95617615_graphene

Graphene Violates The Laws Of Physics In A World-Changing Way

Fourier's law is perhaps not something you learned in high school physics, but it defines your life to a surprising degree. Essentially, the ability to conduct heat is intrinsic to the material; it doesn't matter if you've got ...
 
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volcano drone 2
volcano drone 2

Here’s Footage Of A Drone Being Flown In Volcano (Video)

It's tough to get close to an erupting volcano, for obvious reasons. That's why, for years, we've made robots do it. But with the increasing availability of drones, and the shrinking size and rising quality of video cameras, it...

 
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titan arm-2
titan arm-2

The Titan Arm is an Affordable Robocop Suit (video)

Need strength?  Then you don't have to look any further than the Titan Arm.  Created by three UPenn Students, the Titan Arm just won $45,000 and was awarded the prestigious James Dyson award. The battery powered arm fits to the...
 
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white-blood-cell
white-blood-cell

White Blood Cell “Magnet” Will Help Diagnose Disease

The dots in that video above? Fifteen microns in length. What you're seeing is white blood cells sorting out of a blood sample, and something that may save lives. Many diagnoses in medicine depend on knowing your white blood ce...

 
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NeverWet Spray
NeverWet Spray
NeverWet Spray

Waterproof Your iPhone with The $20 NeverWet Spray You Can Buy at Home Depot (video)

I'm still waiting on my order of NeverWet Spray.  Okay, honestly, I just haven't made it to Home Depot.  But don't let my laziness deprive you of all the things NeverWet has to offer. The company behind the magical, superhydrop...
 
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Screen Shot 2013-06-26 at 3.06.52 PM
Screen Shot 2013-06-26 at 3.06.52 PM

Video of the Day: Amputee Controls a Robotic Arm with His Nervous System (video)

Watch, as this amputee controls a robotic arm using, well, his nervous system.  And don't forget about the Luke Arm. [quote]Researchers at Case Western Reserve University used a flat interface nerve electrode (FINE) to demonstr...

 
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orcam
orcam

OrCam Helps Visually Impaired (video)

Those who are visually impaired can now live a more visual life thanks to OrCam, a pocket-sized portable computer that's connected to a camera, which clips to the person's glasses with a tiny magnet. Looking similar to Google G...
 
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Star Trek apt
Star Trek apt

Super Trekkie Redesigns Apartment Inspired by Star Trek Starship Enterprise

Space is it really the final frontier? I mean, the world's oceans seem unending in their ability to surprise and befuddle with new areas, new depths and new marine life to uncover. However, your living "space", while not the fi...

 
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Mantis Hexapod
Mantis Hexapod
Mantis Hexapod

Mantis is Here The Real-Life Driveable Hexapod (video)

[GR]1h9Mw-s9mzI[/GR] Working with game developers, software engineers and comic book creators can often lead to some incredibly geeky conversations, like who would win a fight Captain America vs. Wolverine? or Which console sta...
 
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Screen Shot 2013-04-12 at 3.27.46 PM
Screen Shot 2013-04-12 at 3.27.46 PM

Video of the Day: Watch a Concrete Cylinder Explode (video)

1.5 million pounds is a respectable amount.

 
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Woollypocket Living Wall Planter
Woollypocket Living Wall Planter
Woollypocket Living Wall Planter

WoollyPocket Introduces the Living Wall Planter

[vimeo 60871802 w=600 h=350] My thumb has been every shade in the spectrum except an efficient and effective verdant green. I'm no gardener. I don't have the knack--that preternatural connection with greenery is lost on my thum...
 
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Activision Realtime Face
Activision Realtime Face
Activision Realtime Face

Activision’s New Lifelike Rendering Technology For Facial Expression

[GR]l6R6N4Vy0nE[/GR] Let s talk faces--our soul's canvas for emotional expression. Our faces tell vivid tales as the windows into our temperament.  Some video games bank their realism and immersion on the tech powering their fa...