Akash Kandel

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15-year-old boy's "magnificent" letter about Emma Watson's UN speech

A 15-year-old schoolboy has been applauded on social media for his mature response to Emma Watson's UN speech on gender equality<p>Emma Watson’s UN speech on gender equality was applauded by actors, musicians, politicians and more than 100,000 men worldwide who shared the #HeForShe hashtag. But …

iPhone 6 Bendgate Isn't Over. It's Missing A Scientific Test

I once watched Uri Geller bend a spoon.<p>It was 1999 and I was working as a waiter in a pizza restaurant. The self-proclaimed psychic invited himself into the staff area after a meal, then confidently declared that we would be amazed. He chose a teaspoon from next to the coffee machine and used his …

Use A 3-D Printer To Turn Your Smartphone Into A 1000X Microscope

Simple and powerful<p>The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has released printable files that will help turn your smartphone into a microscope of up to 1000X magnification. If you have access to an 3-D printer--which you may through your local library or community center--this is something you …

UK firm that sold teargas to Hong Kong to review sales policy

A British company which sold teargas to Hong Kong has told the Guardian it will review its sales policy after a series of attacks on unarmed protesters in the former British colony.<p>Whitehall officials also made it clear they would re-evaluate their policy if they were asked to approve future export …