Brian Gosalvez

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5 Uses for Coffee Grounds to Try Instead of Throwing Them Away

As a self-pronounced caffeine addict, I make coffee every morning. But after the brew is through, the coffee grounds simply get thrown away. When I …

This fast robot will make Adidas shirts cheaper - and kill hundreds of jobs

A robotic sewing system will soon produce hundreds of thousands of shirts for Adidas, which could potentially change textile manufacture.<p>The machine — called a “Sewbot” uses cameras and bots to cut and sew the soft fabric, a task which has eluded other forms of automation. Until now, the task was …

Clothing

Jack K. Snow Builds an Innovative Home in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains

To combat the mountain home’s sloped design, the architect crafted an adjoining bridge and three-story tower<p><i>This article originally appeared in the October 2008 issue of Architectural Digest.</i><p>For as long as I can remember, I have loved bridges and towers," says architect Jack K. Snow, of the …

Iridescent cloud? Or circumhorizon arc?

It’s easy to confuse these 2 elusive, colorful, beautiful daytime sky phenomena. How can you tell the difference?<p>George Preoteasa responded to the …

A NASA experiment could color the skies over the East Coast blue and red on Sunday

A small rocket carrying 10 canisters of barium and other chemicals is due to lift off from Wallops Island, Virginia between 9:04 and 9:19 p.m. EDT.<p>About five minutes after launch the canisters, which are about the size of soda cans, will release blue-green and red vapors that will gather into …

Space

Scientists Finally Witnessed a Phenomenon That Einstein Thought "Impossible"

Celestial Warping<p>According to Einstein’s general relativity theory, spacetime bends or gets distorted when it crosses a massive object due to its …

Physics

Breakthrough Research Has Made Synthetic Photosynthesis Possible

The Power of Supramolecules<p>Photosynthesis is one of nature’s most efficient phenomena: aside from providing much of the oxygen human beings need to …

A private space station aims to become the first manufacturing hub outside the planet

Axiom Space plans to build the first privately funded and operated space station.<p>A private space station could become the first manufacturing hub to …

NASA's Mars rover concept looks ready to dominate the Red Planet

It also looks like it would be a good getaway vehicle for a bank robbery, if it weren't meant to drive slowly.<p>We might be more than a decade away from putting humans on Mars, but NASA's Mars rover concept looks ready to hit the dirt tomorrow.<p>NASA unveiled its latest concept at the Kennedy Space …

Mars

Four reasons India is going big on space

<b>The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) dubbed the launch of their heaviest rocket yet - weighing 640 tonnes and carrying a 3,000kg satellite - a "historic day".</b><p>The rocket - equivalent in weight to five fully laden jumbo jets, or 200 fully grown elephants - was put into space using …

Scientists Found a Low-Cost Way to Produce the World's Cleanest Energy Source

Splitting H2O<p>Physicists at the University of Houston have discovered a low-cost, efficient, and easily available catalyst that can split water into …

Google’s latest platform play is artificial intelligence, and it’s already winning

Google has always used its annual I/O conference to connect to developers in its sprawling empire. It announces new tools and initiatives, sprinkles in a little hype, and then tells those watching: choose us, and together we’ll go far. But while in previous years this message has been directed at …

Elon Musk's Boring Company isn't waiting any longer

Elon Musk's Boring Company is officially making some headway.<p>The<p>evil geniusvisionary CEO made us question the project's timeline and his own mental …

After building my first React Native app, I’m now convinced it’s the future.

After a few weeks of playing around with React Native, I just came away with my first real mobile app. It’s fairly simple, but it only took me a few …

Why the AI hype cycle won’t end anytime soon

By now, we’ve all heard the hype around AI. According to Google Trends, only 5 percent of the U.S. population searched for information about artificial intelligence in 2012. In 2017, that figure has jumped to an estimated 60 percent. Unlike some other fads that have swept through the tech industry, …

Artificial Intelligence

This Robot Completes a 2-Hour Brain Surgery Procedure in Just 2.5 Minutes

Doc Bot<p>Brain surgery is precision business, and one slip can spell doom for affected patients. Even in one of the most skilled jobs in the world, …

NASA Releases Saturn Video From Cassini’s First Dive Over Saturn

With Cassini’s Grand Finale mission underway, we finally know what Saturn looks like up close. NASA released a half-minute video Wednesday, made from …

The courtyard house with a surprise at its core

Here at homify, it takes a lot to surprise us. We've seen it all—houses with slides instead of staircases, fairytale cottages in the woods, even a …

3tags.org

Forget Technical Debt — Here's How to Build Technical Wealth

<b>Andrea Goulet</b> and her business partner sat in her living room, casually reviewing their strategic plan, when an episode of <i>This Old House</i> came on …

Software Development

Solar-powered Swedish homes produce at least as much energy as they consume

Electricity bills are a thing of the past at Power to the People, a modern zero-energy housing complex in Upplands Väsby, Sweden. Swedish firm Street …

Clean Energy

9 Amazing Modern Houses!

Have you ever dreamt of your own modern house? A stylish mix of eclectic exterior design using different high quality materials to make it everything …

Credit Suisse is using cheesecake to forecast sales at Nordstrom

The answer was cheesecake, or The Cheesecake Factory to be exact.<p>The Cheesecake Factory still reports monthly same-store sales in its quarterly report, often a few weeks ahead of Nordstrom.<p>"As we have generally considered Nordstrom's customer to be similar to The Cheesecake Factory's (CAKE) …

Scientists Have Discovered Nearly One Hundred New Parts Of The Brain

Yesterday, scientists at the Human Connectome Project debuted new work that featured 97 new regions of the brain, including what they believe those regions are responsible for in humans. It’s incredible stuff, but it can also be confusing if you’re not a neuroscientist. What’s a connectome, and how …

10 Rooms That Do Mediterranean Style Right Photos

Mediterranean design encompasses more territory than you might think, drawing from countries in northern Africa, western Asia, and southern Europe. Although each locale has its own unique offerings, the region shares many design commonalities that are admired the world over. Whether it be an …

Grow Your Own Food Right in Your Kitchen With This DIY Aquaponics Kit

Imagine herbs, flowers and other plants thriving with your pet fish. Aqua Biofilter’s Aquarium Garden is a DIY aquaponics kit that lets you grow food …

25 Bright and Colorful Room Ideas

<i>For Architectural Digest, by Jennifer Fernandez.</i><p>Tony Duquette had it right: More is definitely more. While most modern-day design lovers shy away from using saturated swaths of color at home, opting instead for the Scandinavian neutrals that have become so of-the-moment, there's something to be …

Build A $25K Home In Five Days With The Github For Eco-Housing

The Open Building Institute wants to make building ecological housing easier, faster, and cheaper.<p>In 2013, Marcin Jakubowski and Catarina Mota, newly married, decided to build their own house where they were living in rural Missouri. What started out as a 144-square-foot micro house grew to include …

It's Hard To Believe These Beautiful Buildings Are Made Out Of Garbage

Turns out, recycled materials make for some amazing architecture.<p>It's not easy being green, but it <i>is</i> getting easier to live sustainably. Scientists are getting creative about finding new ways to make green living work – like the team of Australian researchers that recently figured out a way to turn …

World's First Robot Lawyer Helps 160,000 People Void Their Parking Tickets

An artificial intelligence (AI) lawyer chatbot – yes, that’s genuinely a thing – has successfully helped to void 160,000 parking tickets across …