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This is the tiniest color picture ever printed

Scientists have set a Guinness World Record for the smallest inkjet-printed color image. The picture, which features clown fish in a sea anemone, is …

Fish

Air Force to Have Lasers on Its Fighters by 2020

Cheap and powerful, directed-energy weapons pods could be mounted on jets just five years from now.<p>The Navy has a seaborne deathlaser on patrol in the Gulf Coast, futuristic railguns in testing, and wants better versions of both in the next five years. Meanwhile, the Air Force isn't slacking; it's …

LG G4 Note rumored for October 10th launch

A new LG smartphone passed through TENAA yesterday, which could be the anticipated second flagship that LG has planned for the second half of the year. Last week, LG’s Cho Juno confirmed that a new flagship would be unveiled sometime in Q4 2015 and reports from Korea suggest that October 10th could …

Tough little ‘water bears’ inspire new glass

Tiny, strangely hardy animals called water bears—or tardigrades—have led researchers to discover a new type of glass.<p>The tardigrade’s remarkable …

University of Chicago

Grassy Bridge Could Help Mountain Lions Cross L.A. Freeway

A grassy bridge spanning 200 feet long could help mountain lions, deer, and bobcats cross the busy 101 Freeway in Los Angeles County.<p>Wildlife activists rallied for the bridge last fall after P-22 -- California's "celebrity mountain lion" -- got stranded in L.A.'s Griffith Park, where he got sick …

Santa Monica

Scientists find the brain’s missing ‘pipes’

“Throw out the textbooks” and “missing link” are words rarely heard anymore in science, but that’s what researchers around the world are saying about the recent discovery of microscopic lymphatic vessels connecting the brain to the immune system.<p>That physical link was long thought absent, …

This is the way the world ends: not with a bang, but with a Big Rip

New model suggests that as the universe expands everything from galaxies to space-time itself will be torn apart - but not for about 22 billion years<p>Everything we know, and everything else besides, burst into existence at the Big Bang. Now scientists have concluded that we could be heading for an …

Universe

A New Cold War In The Void Of Space

Through a satellite darkly<p>By treaty, outer space is a weapons-free zone. In the future that might not be the case. America’s defense establishment, including the Department of Defense as well as intelligence agencies, are building a center to plan for war in space.<p>There is already a military aspect …

Apple Watch Supply Constrained by Taptic Engine Defects

- Apr 30, 2015<p><i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reported Wednesday that the reason the Apple Watch has been available in such extremely limited quantities is …

Uber Reveals Updated SOS Alert System for Riders in India

Uber introduced an SOS button to its app in February so you could connect with your local law enforcement in the case of an emergency during your ride.<p>The service was beta-tested in Kolkata and today, Uber announced that it has been updated and that the company is working with local authorities …