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Paralysed people could walk again instantly after scientists prove brain implant works in primates

Paralysed people could walk again instantly after scientists developed a brain implant which turns thought into electrical signals in the spine so that lost feeling can be restored after injury.<p>Currently people who break their backs or suffer a spinal trauma are unable to stand or move even though …

The Brain

'Sinister' image of Hurricane Matthew captured from space

An ominous satellite image of Hurricane Matthew as it made landfall in Haiti has been widely shared on Twitter.<p>The devastating hurricane resembles a giant grinning skull in the eerie infrared satellite image, with the eye of the storm appearing as an eye in the skull.<p>It was posted by Stu Ostro, …

Weather
Africa

Roland Snel's 1984 Yamaha TR-1 Cafe Racer Will Get You Excited

Roland Snel’s 1984 Yamaha TR-1 Cafe Racer Will Get You Excited<p>Home » Cars & Bikes » Roland Snel’s 1984 Yamaha TR-1 Cafe Racer Will Get You …

Motorcycles

Get Down and Dirty With This Fat-Tired Ducati Scrambler

Leave the road behind and hit the dirt with this Ducati from Down & Out.<p>3.2K<p>SHARES<p>Steve McQueen's fence-jumping heroics in <i>The Great Escape</i> …

Motorcycles

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See the beauty in a rocket with NASA's crazy new camera

A new camera developed by NASA allows scientists to record rocket propulsion tests in unprecedented detail.<p>Video camera technology has proven to be an invaluable research tool, allowing scientists to record experiments to study later in detail. Even so, the technology isn't perfect when trying to …

What If All U.S. Coal Workers Were Retrained to Work in Solar?

The global economy is in a massive transition from a fossil-fuel-based energy system to one using sophisticated renewable energy technologies. For tens of thousands of fossil fuel workers, though, the energy industry outlook is not promising. For coal industry workers, the future looks particularly …

Clint Eastwood: Trump Challenging Obama’s ‘Pussy Generation’ » Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

<b>Presidential contender Donald Trump is challenging the “pussy generation” manifested by President Obama and the religion of political correctness,</b> …

10 Reasons I Am An Atheist

Recent debate here in Australia, in the U.S. and around the Western world has been focussed on immigration and religious intolerance. The minor …

How much of our personalities we can change depends on whether we have personalities at all

Almost everyone has something they want to change about their personality. In 2014, a study that traced people's goals for personality change found that the vast majority of its subjects wanted to be more extroverted, agreeable, emotionally stable, and open to new experiences.<p>A whopping 97 percent …

Psychology

The yoga poses to relieve your lower back pain

There’s no doubt a lot of what you do involves sitting — you sit to eat, you sit to drive or when you take public transport, you sit at lunch and …

Yoga

Flush, then fill up: Japan taps sewage to fuel hydrogen-powered cars

Does the future of driving start with flushing your toilet?<p>When Mutsuro Yuji, chief of the central sewage plant here in this southern Japanese city, first heard about the idea of making hydrogen from biogas — the combination of methane and carbon dioxide produced by the breakdown of stinky matter — …

Energy

The World's Most Poisonous Creatures Could Get You High and Save Your Life

In her new book, <i>Venomous</i>, molecular biologist Christie Wilcox goes in-depth exploring the culture and history of venom. VICE sat down with her for a chat about her interest in the world's deadliest creatures.<p>A large dose from the dreaded Australian box jelly, a.k.a. <i>Chironex fleckeri</i>, can …

Zoology

Water Colors: 8 Beautiful Photos of Oceans From Above

Aerial photographer Tommy Clarke hangs out of helicopters to shoot the sea from the sky, showing there's no view like the one from above. “I was always one for the window seat,” says the photographer, who grew up in the British seaside town of Bournemouth and later moved to Sydney, where he started …

Riviera Maya

Nebulae, planets and the aurora: your best astronomy photographs of the year

Our stargazing readers share their best photographs from the past year, from spectacular nebulae to close-ups of the moon

The BMW R65 Mad Max Motorcycle Is A Post-Apocalyptic Rat Bike

Sicily-based Delux Motorcycles is made up to two Italians who love to ride and customize bikes on their terms. It’s one of the benefits of the island …

Motorcycles

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2016 shortlist - in pictures

Gorgeous galaxies and stunning stars make up this selection of pictures from the shortlisted entries for this year’s Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year award. The winners will be announced on 15 September, and an exhibition of the winning images will be will be displayed in a free …

Astronomy

18 Mesmerizing Photos of the Stars

It's official: These are the most beautiful night sky photos of the year.<p>Some photographers shoot celebrity portraits, while others prefer celestial bodies of an entirely different sort. Every year, the Central West Astronomical Society in Australia celebrates those astrophotographers with the CWAS …

Hybrid Alternatives For Motorcycles

After I worked on the chassis design for the Mission R electric bike, I decided to look at the possibility of a “hybrid” motorcycle. Most hybrid …

BMW Titan Motorcycle Concept Looks Like Batman’s Next Ride

Turkish designer Mehmet Erdem has come up with a truly futuristic motorcycle concept that looks like it’s fit for Batman.<p>The BMW Titan (very fitting …

Mechanic makes 15,000-mile round trip from London to Mongolia - to carry out 10-minute repair on customer's Bentley

A mechanic took customer service to a new level by going on a 15,000-mile round trip from London to Mongolia - so he could carry out a 10-minute repair job.<p>Bentley specialist William Medcalf took two flights and then drove through the desert for more than seven hours to help customer Bill Cleyndert.<p>…

Scent of a chicken: Scientists may have found an incredibly effective, all-natural mosquito repellant

Rickard Ignell, of the Swedish University of Agricultural Science, had a simple question: Which animals attract mosquitoes and which repel them?<p>His hope was that the answer might help humans repel mosquitoes and avoid the myriad of diseases—from malaria to Zika—that mosquitoes carry with them.<p>With …

Insects

How I trick myself into showing confidence when I don't have any

Even a party I threw last year, I tried to not go and three people had to call me and convince me to come.<p>Business deal - I am scared right before every meeting and will probably skip.<p>I've even left in the middle of the meetings because I was too afraid to speak.<p>New friend for coffee? I will cancel …

U.S. Army

Earth - Organisms might be quantum machines

If there’s any subject that perfectly encapsulates the idea that science is hard to understand, it’s quantum physics. Scientists tell us that the miniature denizens of the quantum realm behave in seemingly impossible ways: they can exist in two places at once, or disappear and reappear somewhere …

The Teenage Inventor Revolutionising Bone Health

In collaboration with her peer Joanna Jurek, college student Dominika Bakalarz is working to change the way we treat broken bones.<p><i>This article was originally published on VICE Poland</i><p>"We just wanted to do something that will have an impact, that will make someone's life easier," said Dominika …

Artists

What Is a Constant Cycle of Violent News Doing to Us?

It has been a rough year.<p>By now, our violence is down to a pattern, and there is a choreography to our reactions.<p>A killer seeks out a nightclub, a church, an airport, a courthouse, a protest. Someone is shot on video, sometimes by the police, and marchers fill the streets. An attack is carried out …

American Psychological Association

Some Guy Stole a Human Brain and Used the Fluid to Get High

Twenty-six-year-old Joshua Long was busted after stealing a human brain, nicknaming it "Freddy," and then soaking his weed with the formaldehyde​ to give it an extra kick.<p>A Pennsylvanian man apparently trying to whip up some homemade Spice was busted getting high off embalming fluid from a stolen …

Crime

Deputy fires 1 in a billion shot into suspect's gun barrel

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Investigators say an off-duty Colorado sheriff's deputy fired a bullet straight down the barrel of a suspect's gun, a shot they called "one in a billion."<p>The detail emerged in a letter from prosecutors Wednesday announcing that Arapahoe County Deputy Jose Marquez was justified …