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Helicopters aren't supposed to do this. I know this because I've seen too many military movies (Black Hawk Down, Zero Dark Thirty) where the chopper nosedives into destruction. They're sensitive machines.
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We all know the story. The moment that computers with their lightning-quick processing power and interlinked systems gain sentience - it's judgment day. But would that really happen?
No, it's not a one way mirror. It's much cooler than that. MIT scientists have invented a new invisible mirror that can show reflections like a typical mirror but also be see through like a window.
Beer brewing and drinking are activities that have been part of the human experience seemingly since the dawn of civilization.
If you begin looking into the history of vegetarianism, you'll find that Kansas pops up over and over again. The state, now much better known for BBQ, was once the planned site for a particularly striking vegetarian utopia: Octagon City.
If you are still running Debian 6 “Squeeze” and feeling somehow upgrading to Wheezy is pain for you at the moment, here is some good news for you.
Gardening and technology couldn't, perhaps, seem more different, but don't you believe it: a new initiative out of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus will soon see your veg patch become an open source project.
You think your day job doesn't leave you enough time to pursue your dreams of becoming a science fiction author? Gaze upon the example of Rabbi Karol Efraim Sidon, the Chief Rabbi of the Czech Republic, and feel ashamed.
Even after his death, the famous amnesic H.M. is revolutionizing our understanding of how memory works and how we maintain it as we age -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
A contract from A.D.267, the first of its kind ever found, details an agreement between the backers of two teen wrestlers in the finals of an important regional competition -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...
There's something inherently retrofuturistic about prefab houses, the kind that arrive ready-made, or only require some assembly. But their clean lines and beautiful curves look more striking and beautiful than a lot of buildings of today.
Die meisten Geräte lassen sich auch beim Fachhändler reparieren. Bequemer – und oftmals günstiger – geht es aber bei Online-Diensten: Handy, Kaffeemaschine oder den kaputten Schuh einfach einschicken und repariert zurück bekommen.
Science is our route to understanding the world around us—but sometimes, even the sharpest minds need a while to explain the weirdest discoveries. Here are ten amazing findings that remain unexplained by science.
The invisible car is here! Five see-through concepts we can (The invisible car just happened - http://t.co/U5K6g7codt #thegadgetshow)
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Malgré tous les efforts réalisés par de nombreuses communautés pour dénoncer les clauses abusives de certains services en ligne et malgré le discours toujours plus grandissant sur la propriété intellectuelle et le droit à l’image, il semble cependant que la réalité prenne une autre direction.
Last month we told you about 20 terms every self-respecting futurist should know , but now it's time to turn our attention to the opposite. Here are 10 pseudofuturist catchphrases and concepts that need to be eliminated from your vocabulary.
We are in the midst of a cosmic flowering of synchronicity that will remove the barriers to the dreamscape itself.
In this episode, veteran beer-making instructor Jeremy Frey, from F. H. Steinbart Company, one of the oldest home beer supply houses in the country, shows us...
Pathé News was perhaps the most well-regarded news agency of the 1900s—and now, its entire 85,000-video newsreel archive is available to watch for free on YouTube. Read more...
Staying healthy is a lot like medieval warfare. Cells vs viruses. There are cells defending their castles and viruses trying to break through.
Pocket Printer est un projet qui vous propose une imprimante que vous pourrez transporter dans votre poche. Quel est son secret ? Elle utilise une autre approche de l'impression...
Remote desktops are nothing new, but Google has now released a slick app that makes the process a pleasure rather than wildly frustrating. The new software will let you control your Mac or PC from any Android device.
It's always beautiful when two awesome things collide. It's especially beautiful when those two things are The Simpsons and Lego.
House numbers on Google Street View can turn up as blobby, blurry things, so its engineers built a pretty crazy neural network to decipher them.
On Monday, a total of 10,580 people from Dai ethnic group gathered in Jinghong city, in China's Yunnan province, and took part in an impressive umbrella dance, setting a new world record for the largest group of people performing the traditional...