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REM, Nirvana and Sleater-Kinney members join forces for supergroup

Members of REM, Nirvana and Sleater-Kinney appear to have joined forces for a new supergroup. After making their live debut last week, the rock'n'roll luminaries are reportedly working together at a studio in Portland, Oregon, under the name Super-Earth.<p>Although Super-Earth have yet to announce an …

Watch Me Do Something Impossible In Three Totally Easy Steps

Here's what the Swedish artist Oscar Reutersvard did. In 1934, he got himself a pen and paper and drew four cubes, like this.<p>Then he drew some more, like this.<p>And, then — and this is where he got mischievous — he drew one more set, like this.<p>He called this final version "Impossible Triangle of Opus …

Humans tame light, stop it from moving for a full minute

Beams of light are usually speeding along at around 186,000 miles per second, but for one minute, researchers in Germany brought some to a screeching halt. Using a crystal frozen to temperatures below negative 450 degrees Fahrenheit, a research team managed to hold light in place for a full minute …

"We have created a new type of water" - Philippe Starck

In this movie we filmed in New York, French designer Philippe Starck explains how his Organic tap for bathroom brand Axor dramatically reduces water …

First Known Four-Quark Particle Pops Up In Japanese Collider

This new finding confirms the particle exists.<p>Physicists have observed what they're confident is the first known particle with four quarks.<p>This isn't the first time the Belle detector, housed with the High Energy Accelerator Research Organization in Japan, has appeared to observe a four-quark …

Why This Guy Implanted Headphones In His Ears

For DIY biohacker Rich Lee, earbud implants are about more than self-expression: they're also a matter of survival.<p>Rich Lee, a 34 year-old salesman from St. George, Utah, and a self-described Grinder, recently had sound-transmitting magnets implanted in his ears. Paired with a media player and …

A Dog Door That Unlocks With A Bark

David Hunt doesn't get out a circular saw to hack a hole in his door when he gets a dog. No, David Hunt aims for something much bigger, a difficult and precise project that is, functionally, about the same as a doggie door but much more rewarding. And silly. Here he presents the bark-triggered door …

Element of the week: plutonium | video

This week's chemical element is plutonium, which has the symbol <b>Pu</b> and the atomic number <b>94</b>. Inspired by the previous two elements in the periodic …