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Mattel will launch a redesigned VR View-Master this fall

Mattel refreshed the View-Master for virtual reality last year with a version based on Google Cardboard, and this weekend it showed off an updated design at the New York Toy Fair. The View-Master Viewer DLX has better optical lenses, focal adjustment and, most importantly, a headphone connector.</i> …

The VR View-Master 2.0 Will Be the Best Google Cardboard You Can Buy

Last year Mattel completely re-invented the View-Master by turning it into what eventually became one of the better Google Cardboard solutions on the …

Apple has started selling the View-Master virtual-reality headset

Shoppers can pick up a View-Master Virtual Reality Starter Pack on Apple's online store for $30, although it's not available in Apple's physical retail stores. It's the first VR product that Apple has sold in recent memory.<p>Yes, it's the same View-Master that made the famous red goggles we all …

Virtual Reality

Gravitational Waves: Ripples in Space-Time Detected For First Time

It’s not often that physicists get a standing ovation.<p>But they got one Thursday morning as a team announced they’d detected the collision of two black holes 1.3 billion years ago, the echo riding on gravitational waves across the universe just as Albert Einstein predicted.<p>“Ladies and gentlemen, we …

View-Master is launching an improved VR headset this fall

Mattel revived its iconic View-Master toy brand last year when it unveiled a $30 VR headset that supported Google’s Cardboard platform. It’s now set to launch an improved version this fall that it demoed at the ongoing New York Toy Fair.<p>The upcoming View-Master Viewer DLX includes enhanced optical …

Machine Perception

Gravitational waves: what breakthroughs can we expect next?

The gravitational wave detection by Ligo opens up the possibility of answering questions about other phenomena, including cosmic strings and dark energy<p>With the first success of Ligo, the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory, astrophysicists and cosmologists have a new kind of …

Gravitational Waves

NASA: 'Help Wanted' for Future Mission to Mars

NASA has put out the word — it's hiring the next generation of astronauts, the first new class in four years.<p>But what makes this class particularly unique is that one of them could eventually go to Mars.<p>Training at the Johnson Space Center in Houston is like a scene out of The Martian. As an …

AMD is supposedly planning a 32-core CPU with an eight-channel DDR4 interface - ExtremeTech

By on February 12, 2016 at 10:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Rumors have continued to swirl …

'Rogue scientists' could exploit gene editing technology, experts warn

Senior geneticist and bioethicist have agreed with the US spy chief’s claim that genetic engineering could be a serious threat if put to nefarious ends<p>A senior geneticist and abioethicist warned on Friday that they fear “rogue scientists” operating outside the bounds of law, and agreed with a US …

Genetics

What are gravitational waves, and where does physics go from here now that we've found them? - ExtremeTech

What are gravitational waves, and where does physics go from here now that we’ve found them?<p>By on February 12, 2016 at 8:27 am<p>This site may earn …

First almost fully-formed human brain grown in lab, researchers claim

An almost fully-formed human brain has been grown in a lab for the first time, claim scientists from Ohio State University. The team behind the feat hope the brain could transform our understanding of neurological disease.<p>Though not conscious the miniature brain, which resembles that of a …