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Introduction to CRISPR Genome Editing

What CRISPR Is and How It's Used to Edit DNA<p>Imagine being able to cure any genetic disease, prevent bacteria from resisting antibiotics, alter …

Genetics

Real holographic displays are becoming a thing

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What Makes the Pixel's Camera So Good? Software (and Lasers)

The Google Pixel is the best smartphone you can buy, thanks in part to its killer camera. But its photo smarts go beyond the specs. Like many of …

B.C. quantum computing firm D-Wave Systems raises $21-million

A Burnaby, B.C., company that is hoping to revolutionize computing by harnessing the mysterious power of quantum physics has quietly raised $21-million (U.S.) in advance of what it anticipates will be a significant funding round next year.<p>D-Wave Systems Inc. raised its latest round of financing …

Antimatter-Powered Spaceships: New Method To Create Antiparticles May Make The Sci-Fi Dream Come True

Spacecrafts powered by antimatter — the mirror image of the matter that our universe is made of — have been a common science-fiction trope for …

11 DIY Projects to Turn Your House Into a Smart Home – Field Guide – Gizmodo

August 20, 2016 Uncategorized<p>The smart home revolution definitely isn’t happening overnight. Even with a flood of new devices and platforms …

Build Your Own Fighting Robot Without Any Electronics Skills

With <i>BattleBots</i> back on TV, you’ve probably got a lot of armchair opinions on how to build a bot that would easily win the tournament. The only …

These are the lasers that will knock out terrorist drone swarms

The laser weapons of the future will stop swarms of land, air, and sea targets with pinpoint precision and the speed-of-light.<p>"We have all the core pieces now to be able to put together laser weapons systems," said Rob Afzal, a senior fellow with Lockheed Martin's Laser and Sensor Systems division …

These Are The Signs That Your Cat Will Probably Live a Long Life

What healthy ageing looks like.<p>We all want our cats to live forever (except when they’re waking us up at 6am for biscuits), and while feline …

Pets

Reference Guide: How to Combine Lasers - Laser Pointers

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How Lasers Actually Work

Lasers are optical amplifiers, optical oscillators, and in a way, the most sophisticated light source ever invented. Not only are lasers extremely …

Quantum Physics

Scientists identify genetic switch for female sexual behavior

The key to successful sexual reproduction can be traced to a single receptor in the brain, according to a new study by Stanford scientists.<p>The …

Biology

Lasers are a menace

The injury caused to a pilot by a laser shone into the cockpit of his aircraft as it took off from Heathrow bound for New York is a serious matter that warrants a tough response from the Government. It goes without saying, or should do, that this is a dangerous practice and yet there is evidence …

How It Works: The BMW i8's Laser Headlights

The lights on the hybrid BMW of the future are energy-efficient, crazy-cool—and illegal in the United States. Stupid laws strike again.<p><b>Go to your computer and email your local congressman right now.</b> Why? Because thanks to archaic headlight-brightness regulations, possibly the most groundbreaking …

Laser That Freezes Water Invented By Researchers

A laser beam that freezes water. It sounds like something that a James Bond or Batman villain might have come up with. However, researchers at the …

Everything you know is wrong: lasers are cooling things now

A group of scientists at the University of Washington were able to successfully refrigerate water using an infrared laser. This is a big deal because researchers weren't even sure this was possible as water tends to heat up when illuminated. However, by using an infrared laser and nanocrystal, it …

19 A.I. experts reveal the biggest myths about robots

But if you base all your knowledge about robots and AI on movies and books, you're bound to be either terrified or disappointed whenever a new robot comes out.<p>Tech Insider asked 19 AI researchers about the biggest myths in their field. Their answers (lightly edited) are below.

A 40-Watt Laser Shotgun. Really.

Livin' la vida laser<p>There’s no practical reason why a 40-watt laser shotgun should exist. But it’s not illegal, or—with the appropriate vision and know-how—even that difficult to build. So this past June, DIY laser whiz Drake Anthony, then a college junior, decided to give it a go.<p>Rather than craft …

Blame the cat...

The Apple Store is back and ready for orders

Are you ready to get your fingers all over the brand new MacBook with its Force Touch trackpad?<p>Get your credit cards ready because the online Apple Store is back and ready for your hard earned cash. You can pick up the fanless MacBook if you don’t mind shelling out $1599, though there’s no word on …

Cold atoms and lasers do what computers can’t

In an attempt to tackle a problem that has vexed physicists for decades, researchers turned to ultracold atoms, not supercomputers.<p>Nearly 30 years …

Quantum Physics

ZTE SPro 2: Der schlaue Beamer mit Android unter der Haube

Auch wenn die CES 2015 bereits Geschichte ist, sind wir im Nachgang auf einen Schatz gestoßen, den ihr euch unbedingt ansehen müsst. Der Beamer SPro …

Apple & Technologie Blog

Wenn man bedenkt, dass wir im Zeitalter der Globalisierung leben und auch das Internet dazu beiträgt, dass internationale Kontakte normal sind liegt …

Digital

Asus ZenWatch im Test: Android Wear kann auch elegant sein - Hardware-Tests

Der bloße Anblick der ZenWatch löste bei mir wenig Freude aus. „Zu Groß“, „Kompliziert“ und „Unnötig“ waren die ersten Begriffe, die mir dazu in den …

Android

Neuerungen von Microsoft: Holo-Brille und ein neues Windows

Es ist ein Gerät wie aus einem Science-Fiction-Film: Microsoft hat die Datenbrille Hololens vorgestellt. Sie projiziert Bilder auf das durchsichtige …