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Someone Recreated the '80s Transformers TV Intro With Super-Sized Toys and It's Magnificent

It apparently took eight full months for YouTube’s Lazy Eyebrow Reviewer and Masterpiece ReAnimated to painstakingly pose and animate these …

Ancient cave paintings turn out to be by Neanderthals, not modern humans

A new analysis shows ancient cave paintings were too old to have been painted by modern humans<p>A new discovery that Neanderthals were painting cave walls more than 64,000 years ago has anthropologists rethinking the history of art. Found deep in Spanish caves, the rock art was once thought to be the …

There's a 360-degree wearable camera that is absolutely demolishing its Kickstarter goal

We live our lives from Instagram story to Instagram story, and we have the ability to capture some truly stunning imagery to garner those sweet, …

A study of more than 100,000 people has found that one food group is closely linked with cancer

If scientists told you there was a single lifestyle factor that may best predict whether you get cancer, you'd want to know, right?<p>Researchers in France may have found just that. After studying more than 100,000 adults for years, they found that eating processed food was more closely linked with …

The Magnetic Field Is Shifting. The Poles May Flip. This Could Get Bad.

The shield that protects the Earth from solar radiation is under attack from within. We can’t prevent it, but we ought to prepare.<p>One day in 1905, …

Magnetism

The Physics of Why Bigger Drones Can Fly Longer

You can get a drone in a wide range of sizes. Some of them fit in your palm (like the Syma X20) while others are quite large. But have you noticed …

MirraViz Multiview Display at CES 2018

This tiny robot moves so fast it’s just a blur on camera

It makes up to 75 motions a second and could be used to correct surgeons’ hand tremors during operations

Britpop

ASUS can turn three screens into one seamless gaming display

The most interesting accessory ASUS brought to CES this year isn't high-tech at all. In fact, it doesn't even require power or software to operate. The ROG Bezel-free Kit is for gaming fans with multi-screen setups, and it promises to eliminate the gaps where those monitors meet, essentially …

Computer Hardware

Sky Magic Performs a Spectacular Live Light Show in Qatar Featuring 300 High Flying Drones

Sky Magic sent 300 drones up into the air earlier this week, during Qatar National Day celebrations at Katara Cultural Village, to put on a …

Cosmology

Apple reportedly plans to support unified apps on iOS and macOS

Bloomberg reports that next year, Apple will set in motion a plan to support apps that work across iPhones, iPads, and macOS desktops and laptops, without the need for multiple versions.<p>The project, which is codnamed ‘Marzipan’, is expected to be announced at Apple’s next Worlwide Developer …

Nintendo Switch Adds Another Ton Of New Eshop Games This Week

More games are out now for Nintendo Switch. It's another busy week for the hybrid console; a total of 20 titles arrive on the Eshop, the bulk of which released for the system on December 14.<p>Among the games available this week is Yooka-Laylee, the Banjo-Kazooie-style 3D platformer by Playtonic …

Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot can backflip now

Boston Dynamics released a video of its humanoid robot Atlas hopping and doing backflips. It's the second time this week the company has teased an updated robot.

Robotics

Harry Potter’s Version Of ‘Pokemon Go’ Is Finally Happening, Niantic Labs Developing AR Game For Real

<i>Pokemon GO</i> has been a huge a success and it was reported that its creator, Niantic Labs, is developing a follow-up game and it will be a <i>Harry …

Scientists implant tiny human brains into rats, spark ethical debate

After several labs successfully implanted human brain organoids into rats, many scientists are questioning the ethical implications of the experiment, STAT News reports.<p>Nearly four years ago, scientists in Vienna discovered that they could create organoids – lentil-sized blobs of human brain tissue …

Charge your smartphone in 2 hours with this paper-thin solar panel

Portable chargers are a necessity for how often we use our phones these days. Those need to be charged too, though, and vary wildly in how long they …

DJI shows off its take on a simple ‘license plate’ reader for drones

The technology would allow law enforcement to easily identify and track drones<p>Over the last few years, the number of small drones flying over the United States has grown rapidly. Millions of units were purchased by consumers, small business owners, and big corporations. That’s raised concern in the …

Why foldable phones have no chance at succeeding

Decades of sci-fi movies have conditioned us to lust after devices that are pure screen with no bezels. Communicators that are paper-thin and …

A new American revolution is starting in New England—against Daylight Saving Time

“Why do we keep doing this to ourselves?” Donna Bailey, a Democratic state representative in Maine and crusader against anachronistic and dangerous institutions, asked the Wall Street Journal (paywall). It’s an excellent question.<p>Earlier this year, Bailey sponsored a bill that would move Maine to …

New Hampshire

Kinect is officially dead. Really. Officially. It’s dead.

No, really. This time it’s dead.<p>Kinect, the motion-sensing wonder device for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One, has had many deaths before, but today seems to bring the last spadeful of dirt on its grave. Microsoft has confirmed it is no longer manufacturing Kinect and none will be sold once retailers run …

Explorers of Ixalan Sneak-Peek

World's First Hologram Table

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If You Want to Have Lucid Dreams, Here's a Tip From a Recent Study

We're so down for this.<p>Having a degree of control of our dreams while we're in the middle of them can be one hell of a fun ride, adding a vivid new …

Improving battery tech is enabling increasingly crazier electric vehicles, now manned-hoverbikes

Rapidly improving battery technology is enabling the electrification of more modes of transportation but also brand new ones. The main one has been passenger drones, but now we are seeing a new take on it: manned-hoverbikes.<p>Russia-based Hoversurf has been working on its ‘Scorpion’ platform for a …

Electric Vehicles

A new study shows that students learn way more effectively from print textbooks than screens

Teachers, parents and policymakers certainly acknowledge the growing influence of technology and have responded in kind. We've seen more investment in classroom technologies, with students now equipped with school-issued iPads and access to e-textbooks.<p>In 2009, California passed a law requiring …

Here’s how to watch the epic USA vs. Japan giant robot battle to the death

It’s been years in the making, but the big event has finally arrived. The Giant Robot Duel between Eagle Prime and Kuratas will erupt on October 17, …

This Is the R2-D2 Robot Toy I've Dreamed About Since I Was a Kid

Like millions of other kids around the world, after seeing the original trilogy, R2-D2 instantly became my favorite <i>Star Wars</i> character. He seemed …

Robotics

The Settlers of Catan: Sony Developing Movie Adaptation of Board Game

Based on the popular multiplayer strategy board game.<p>Sony is fast-tracking a movie adaptation of the popular multiplayer strategy board game, The …

Board Games

Razer will debut its first smartphone on November 1st

Those rumors of a Razer smartphone for gamers just got much, much more tangible. Razer is teasing an event on November 1st with a preview image that shows a man holding a conspicuously phone-sized device. The company isn't wasting much time taking advantage of its Nextbit acquisition, then. While …

Razer

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