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Auto elettrica, ricarica immediata con la batteria liquida

<b>Ricaricare un'auto elettrica come fosse una a carburante</b>, semplicemente andando a fare il pieno in pochi minuti: sarebbe il sogno di tutti e …

Chi voglio essere?

Un giorno, tutto questo<i>, è il tema della trentunesima edizione del Salone Internazionale del Libro che si terrà a Torino dal 10 al 14 maggio.</i> Il …

Under. Åpner første kvartal 2019

Experience of a lifetime<p>Semi-submerged beneath the icy waters of the North Atlantic in Lindesnes, guests are invited to dine five and a half meters …

Victorian Time Capsules Uncovered In Euston

A hoard of 19th century artefacts has been uncovered near Euston station.Two Victorian time capsules were recovered from the National Temperance …

The Dirty Secret of Your Mind: Are You a Failure?

<i>And also about fear, barking, and human faces.</i><p>The short definition of the word failure is a lack of success. The long definition refers to the list …

Ma quante opere di bene dai cinque ex presidenti!

I cinque presidenti americani che hanno preceduto Trump si sono riuniti per raccogliere fondi per le vittime degli ultimi uragani. Queste ‘Dame di …

The future of banks is probably not banks

I spent over 10 years working for a bank and I loved it. I think their days are numbered though, probably; mainly as I believe the services and …

Brain Chemistry - The Truth

A cryogenically-frozen man is revived in the future, to a world that is not quite what he expected. Written by Eric Molinsky, and produced by …

From fluffy pillows to concrete: The uses of captured CO2

<b>Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are contributing to global warming, so could technologies removing some of the gas from the atmosphere help slow the process?</b><p>When you tuck yourself into bed tonight - curling up on your memory foam mattress and fluffy pillows - consider this: you could be helping to …

London's amazing underground infrastructure revealed in vintage cutaway maps

Londonist's roundup of cutaway maps -- many from the outstanding Transport Museum in Covent Garden -- combines the nerdy excitement of hidden tunnels …

Dunkirk rescue footage found at University of Manchester

Footage of the World War Two rescue of Allied troops from Dunkirk, France, has been discovered the University of Manchester's library.<p>They were filmed by Lt Philip Roderick Hall while he served onboard the destroyer HMS Whitehall 75 years ago. He was killed in action in 1942.<p>Between 26 May and 4 …

Stanislav Petrov, who averted possible nuclear war, dies at 77

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1013000/1013975_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1525322141_9ec6eec7253690e76ea5849df1299f6b<p><b>A former Soviet military officer credited with averting a possible nuclear disaster at the peak of the Cold War has died at the age of 77.</b><p>Stanislav …

Astonishing Photos of Athens circa 1917 go on Display

Rare photographs of Athens and its life a century ago will go on display for the first time in Greece at Benaki Museum.<p>The material comes from the …

Greece

Robot truck platoons roll forward

Convoys of wireless-linked semi-autonomous vehicles could soon be hitting our roads, giving drivers a chance to put their feet up on the morning commute.<p>Imagine cruising down a three-lane highway and rounding a bend to find four trucks rolling along in single-file. They are all traveling close …

Un conflitto di visioni

M arie è una donna di cinquant’anni, circa, un tempo era un ragazzo di nome Marc, di professione dj. Ora fa la badante e l’operatrice sanitaria, ama …

Il linguaggio del corpo è importantissimo in ogni situazione. Ecco 8 ‘trucchi’ difficili da imparare ma utilissimi

Come dice Ursula, la famosa Strega del Mare de <i>La Sirenetta</i>, “Non sottovalutare l’importanza del linguaggio del corpo”<p>Alcuni trucchi, come <b>ricordarsi di sorridere,</b> sono <b>facili</b> da mettere in atto nella vita di tutti i giorni.<p>Altre tecniche, anche se di senso relativamente comune, sono invece <b>più</b> …

How one man built a $51m theme park for his daughter

<b>A father from Texas realised there were no theme parks where his disabled daughter could play. So he decided to build one.</b><p>Gordon Hartman had just got out of the swimming pool on a family holiday, when his 12-year-old daughter Morgan went up to some children playing in the water. She tried to make …

Invest in Yourself.

How You Should Be Spending Your Free Time<p><i>Originally appeared on</i> <i>Quora</i> <i>by</i> <i>Nicolas Cole</i><i>.</i><p>Invest in yourself.<p>The other day, I was chatting with a friend of …

Self-improvement

Elon Musk dismisses Mark Zuckerberg’s understanding of AI threat as ‘limited’

Someone get Bezos on the line, there’s tech billionaire beef on Twitter<p>The war between AI and humanity may be a long way off, but the war between tech billionaire and tech billionaire is only just beginning. Today on Twitter, Elon Musk dismissed Mark Zuckerberg’s understanding of the threat posed …

Il capolavoro di J. A. Baker

C helmsford, il capoluogo della contea dell’Essex, è una città di poco più di centomila abitanti a nord-est di Londra. Un tempo era un centro …

How I Optimized My Daily Routine by Hacking My Commute

Let’s be honest. If you’re reading this article, you likely fall into one of two categories:<p>You felt your heart skip a beat after reading the words …

Productivity

Living dragonfly drones take flight

Draper’s Dragonfl-eye is a living dragonfly with a solar-powered backpack that can control its movements using light pulses.<p>By genetically engineering the “steering neurons” of the dragonfly, researchers hope to be able to use the insect to get to areas larger drones cannot reach.<p>BBC Click finds …

The colourist changing the appearance of historical photos

How the iPhone changed passive-aggression

The little device with 1,000 rude norms<p>The iPhone is 10 years old, which means, if I am being totally honest with you, that I do not remember a time in which it didn’t exist. However, I do remember a time in which I didn’t have one! In the summer of 2014, I moved to New York City for an internship …

Zillow doesn’t even own the photos it threatened to sue a popular blogger over

Maybe talk to people before sending the lawyers<p>Zillow caused a whirlwind of controversy yesterday by issuing a fiercely worded cease and desist letter to Kate Wagner, who operates the popular <i>McMansion Hell</i> Tumblr blog. The letter accused Wagner of copyright infringement and walked right up to the …

These early “drone” photographs were made with an amazing airborne rig

High above the early 1900s<p>He called it his “Captive Airship,” and though George R. Lawrence could not have known it at the time, his invention would …

The beautiful languages of the people who talk like birds

Their unusual whistled speech may reveal what humanity’s first words sounded like.<p>If you are ever lucky enough to visit the foothills of the Himalayas, you may hear a remarkable duet ringing through the forest. To the untrained ear, it might sound like musicians warming up a strange instrument. In …

So here’s what happens to the good kids. – Be Yourself

So here’s what happens to the good kids.<p>We end up in jobs we don’t like, relationships that do not serve us, places where we do not belong, in order …

Living Rooms