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The Y-3 x SpaceX Concept Was Created for Aspiring Space Tourists

Making sure you look fresh in the outer galaxies.<p>Just last week, Elon Musk announced that his aerospace company SpaceX is sending two tourists on a trip around the moon in 2018. Thanks to his Y-3 x SpaceX sneaker concept, designer Clement Fernandes plans to keep us looking stylish as we venture off …

Flecks of "solar glitter" can make almost anything solar powered

A solar technology invented years ago at Sandia National Laboratories has gotten a step closer to being on the market and that should make you pretty …

Google is helping H&M construct a custom dress based on your personal data

Google is teaming up with digital fashion house Ivyrevel, which is supported by H&M Group, in an attempt to make data fashionable. The two companies are working together on an Android app that’ll track wherever users go, the weather where they live, and whether they’re having casual or formal …

Personal Data

This robot will keep a heart pumping after it has failed

Like Wall–E, a new robot may soon find its way into – or rather onto – your heart.<p>Researchers from Harvard have created a silicone sleeve that has …

Robotics

This soft-shelled exosuit might put Iron Man's duds to shame

Exoskeletons of the future look like high-tech workout clothes<p>The word exosuit has become all but synonymous with a hard-shelled suit that imbues its wearer with superhuman abilities—leap tall buildings, lift multi-ton items, and make the paralyzed walk—thanks to some awesome looking robotics. But …

How Computer Vision and Machine Learning Will Help You Find the Perfect Shoe Size

The nagging frustrations of ill-fitting shoes could soon be a thing of the past thanks to technology developed by Swedish company Volumental.<p>New …

Machine Learning

10 Affordable Fashion Sites You Probably Haven't Heard Of Yet

For when you've got Zara and H&M fatigue.<p>We’ve all been there before: the sheer excitement over an inexpensive, on-trend find at Zara only to discover that a million other women have already scooped up the same exact item. When it comes to affordable fashion finds, the options can sometimes seem …

Clothing

The science-backed way to actually hack your DNA—and slow aging

When it comes to gracefully getting older, most women have a few regular habits they swear by, like drinking collagen-spiked beverages and slathering …

This Might Be The Strongest And Lightest Material on Earth

10 times stronger than steel, with only 5 percent of its density.<p>For years, researchers have known that carbon, when arranged in a certain way, can …

Engineering

CES 2017: Clothes-folding Laundroid robot readies for launch

A clothes-folding robot that has been in development for more than a decade is about to go on sale.<p>Chris Foxx caught up with the project's founder at the CES tech show in Las Vegas.<p>Follow all our CES coverage at bbc.co.uk/ces2017

CES

11 Chic Scandinavian Brands Every It Girl Knows About

Come mid-February, the fashion world will turn its gaze to the Big Apple for the start of New York Fashion Week. But you don't need to wait until …

I Am Lusting Over Sony's New Paper-Thin E Ink Watch

Despite the added functionality that manufacturers keep trying to cram inside them, watches have always been, and will always be, a fashion accessory …

Wearable Tech

Siren Care weaves electronics into fabric to keep diabetic patients healthy

Instead of tracking your health with a little band that’s on your wrist, Ran Ma thinks that the future is keeping track of your health — or at least parts of it — with technology that’s woven into the fabric of your clothes.<p>That’s the target of Siren Care, a wearable company that looks to weave …

Medical Technology

Scientists Just Discovered a Brand-New Type of Galaxy

We've never seen anything like this before.<p>Scientists have discovered a rare type of galaxy some 359 million light-years away from Earth, with a …

Universe

Lemon California Roll is a wireless, waterproof speaker powered by solar panels

The Lemon California Roll is practically a self-sustained speaker.<p>What's oval, waterproof, wireless, solar-powered and comes in 5 colors? The Lemon California Roll bluetooth speaker.<p>Starting at $249 (converts to roughly AU$345, £200), it's available for preorder now and it expected to ship in March …

Solar Panels

Science Says This 1 Quality Matters Hugely for Success (and It's Not Your IQ) | Inc.com

Being smart only takes you so far in life. You probably know a person (or several) whose level of intelligence seems questionable, yet has managed to achieve a great deal success. That person is not an anomaly. According to a new paper from Dutch and American economists, success is correlated with …

Self-improvement

This Year, Custom Wardrobes Became Affordable

Made-to-measure, exhaustive style quizzes, and data have all made shopping online a lot more personal.<p>Though made-to-measure brands certainly existed before 2016, a handful of them really hit their stride at the same time this year, right alongside other retailers whose main prerogative was to get …

eCommerce

Find Free Stopovers With This New Flight Search Engine

<i>This article originally appeared on TravelandLeisure.com.</i><p>A new flight search engine launched Monday with the intent of helping travelers find …

You Could Get a Refund From AT&T Soon

The average refund check is about $31<p>AT&T customers are in for a holiday surprise this year.<p>About 2.7 million current and former customers of the …

Identity Theft

2016 Minimalist Holiday Gift Guide - Dwell

That's it for gift ideas for this year. Go out there and have yourself a merry little Christmas!<p>As a designer, I sit in a near-constant stream of beautifully designed products. Here is a curated list of gift recommendations for a minimalist, design-conscious Holiday season.

Shopping

A Harvard scientist just won $3 million for discovering the hidden 'intelligence' that defends our cells

Almost every cell in a human body carries a copy of our genetic code, the DNA that holds the unique biological blueprint for who we are.<p>That DNA tells our cells what to do. When they divide, that information is copied from one cell to another.<p>But life is hard on our cells. They become damaged every …

Genetics

This Suitcase Morphs Into a Dresser Right Before Your Eyes

Just when you thought your husband would be your best travel companion.<p>Imagine you just touched down in Maui for the trip of a lifetime you've been saving for years to go on and all you want to do is hit the beach. In fact, the <i>last</i> thing you want to do is unpack your clothes. But skip this step and …

Help NASA solve its 'space poop' problem - and win $30,000

NASA wants your help to solve a rather complicated issue affecting the comfort and safety of its astronauts.<p>That issue is (and keep a straight face please, we're all adults here and there's nothing remotely amusing about normal bodily functions) poo. Or 'poop', as NASA are calling it, because …

This stick-on sweat monitor knows when you need a drink

It's being tested by the Air Force and sports beverage companies<p>Current fitness trackers can tell you how many steps you've taken or whether you've met your target heart rate. But a new sweat monitor in development could keep track of whether you need to hydrate and replenish your electrolytes.<p>The …

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We've Been Treating Appendicitis Wrong For Years

Perhaps you’ve had this nightmare: you’re doubled over with stabbing pain. You feel like you’ve been knifed on your right side. You’ve Googled, gone …

Health Care

This ingenious belt fixes the most annoying thing about belts

Belts are designed to tightly fit one's pants to the waist. Sometimes, however, it just doesn't get the job done due to the arbitrary position of the punctured holes. GoTo Belt is a newly designed belt that aims to fix that.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Accessories

Is What You Wear to Work Sending the Right Message? Psychology Has Answers | Inc.com

Close your eyes and imagine a creative visionary. What is he or she wearing? If you're inspired by Silicon Valley culture, this person may be wearing a black turtleneck and jeans, or perhaps a blue hoodie and flip-flops, the token outfits of Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, respectively. In addition …

Clothing

One Hour Of Exercise On This Bike Can Power Your Home For A Day

Imagine powering your home with just one hour of exercise-for free. Manoj Bhargava, CEO of 5-hour Energy maker Living Essentials, is working to make …

Self Control