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The Fiber Optic Tank Top will help you stand out from the crowd

When you like going out at night for music, drinking, and dancing, you’ll notice that some people like to be wall flowers, blending into the …

Gear & Gadgets

The IBEX spacecraft sets the “gold standard” for understanding the in

Data from NASA’s Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX), led by Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), allowed a team of international researchers to …

The TIE Fighter Is The Worst Spacecraft In The Star Wars Universe

I’m sure there’s going to be lots of people who disagree with me on this. Sure, TIE fighters look cool, I get that. And this isn’t about politics — …

After Pluto, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft on to next mission

The spacecraft that gave us the first close-up views of Pluto now has a much smaller object in its sights.<p>NASA's New Horizons is set to fire its thrusters Thursday afternoon, putting it on track to fly past a recently discovered, less than 30-mile-wide object out on the solar system frontier. The …

Mars Is a Spacecraft Graveyard

Mars has been a popular target for unmanned spacecraft since the dawn of the space age. Numerous attempts have been made to set human-built probes …

Flight Tests of Virgin Galactic’s New Space Plane Could Start Early Next Year

Hard to believe, but it’s been one year since SpaceShipTwo disintegrated during a test flight, killing one pilot and seriously injuring the other. …

Best App for Sketching? Try Paper

<b>Paper (free)</b> by FiftyThree is easily one of my favorite apps. It’s available for iPhone but I tend to use it most on my iPad. FiftyThree sells its own Pencil stylus but the app is great with or without it, allowing you to take notes, create photo albums, and make beautiful sketches.<p>Recently …

Apps

There’s a Smart Home Device for Closing Your Blinds

Easily installed to existing windows, <b>AXIS Gear</b> allows you to control or automate your window shades with your iPhone. The Indiegogo project is looking to fundraise the manufacturing of its product. You can set scheduling to open the morning blinds and lower them at sunset. Control your curtains …

Home Automation

iOS 9.2 beta 1 released for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Apple has released the iOS 9.2 beta 1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users. The new build comes just a couple of days after the operating system was …