Darby Krajicek

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Portugal: Man spends 43 years in wheelchair on wrong diagnosis

(AFP) A Portuguese man spent 43 years in a wheelchair because of a mistaken medical diagnosis, finally re-learning to walk only in his fifties, a …

Wheelchairs

SanDisk's 1TB SD card has more storage than your laptop

SanDisk has unveiled the biggest SD card in the world — a prototype card with an outrageous 1 terabyte of memory. The SDXC card is only a prototype at this point, with no details available on price or release date, but it's still an impressive milestone. As SanDisk owners Western Digital points …

SD card

New nano-therapy finds and kills deadly tumors

A new cancer therapy, called checkpoint blockade, has had some striking successes, but unfortunately it hasn’t shown potential for treating the most …

Cancer

REVIEW - Trigger Tech Adjustable AR-15 Trigger | RECOIL

So we found an AR trigger designed to feel like a 1911 trigger…<p>Wait. Let’s back up.<p>In a world of people being sued by Mossberg for making drop …

Crossbows

GoPro unveils its foldable drone 'Karma' and a new Hero5 action camera

For a company that’s stock has been slapped around over the past several quarters, the need for additional SKUs was evident. Today’s unveiling of a foldable quadcopter called Karma, however, may be too little, too late.<p>The drone, a quadcopter with interchangeable rotors that fits neatly into a …

Drones

King of West African tribe returns to landscaping job in Canada

Vancouver residents looking to hire some landscaping help this fall could end up with royalty tending to their hedges and bagging up leaves.<p>Eric …

Canada

Fake it till you make it!

Bar With 'Working Darkroom' Planned for Florida Ave.

A new bar aimed at local artists and photography enthusiasts could soon develop along Florida Ave. NW.<p>The hangout, dubbed “The Darkroom,” is in the …

American South

A simple trick to help you adapt any lens to your camera

Photographer Mathieu Stern tests out a lot of weird lenses. From modern CCTV to 135 year old large format lenses, nothing is too large a challenge. …

Photography Blogs

This $1 DIY Trick Protects Your Camera from Rain and Snow

Forget buying a professional rain cover or carting a shower cap with you, if you want to protect your camera from rain and snow on the cheap, this …

DIY

New "Bionic" Leaf Is Roughly 10 Times More Efficient Than Natural Photosynthesis

It converts CO2 in the air into alcohol that can be burned as fuel

Photosynthesis

Airport Security Finds 3D Printed Gun in Carry-On at Reno Airport

The passenger also had 5 real bullets<p>Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screeners at the Reno, Nev. airport confiscated a 3D printed gun replica and five real .22-caliber bullets that a passenger had in his carry-on last week.<p>The plastic gun made from a 3D printer was inoperable, yet …

Guns

7 Beauty Products Made With Beer To Celebrate International Beer Day

If you're a drinker, you know that beer goes great with pretty much everything in life: beer and barbecues, beer and nuts, beer and burritos, the …

Can Aging Be Reversed by Getting Blood Transfusions from Young People?

Silicon Valley bigwig Peter Thiel is a big fan of immortality. He’s using a lot of his biotech fortune to fund research aiming to reverse and …

Self-improvement

Peter Thiel Is Very, Very Interested in Young People's Blood

The contrarian venture capitalist believes transfusions may hold the key to his dream of living forever.<p>More than anything, Peter Thiel, the billionaire technology investor and Donald Trump supporter, wants to find a way to escape death. He's channeled millions of dollars into startups working on …

Peter Thiel

Super-hard metal 'four times tougher than titanium'

<b>A super-hard metal has been made in the laboratory by melting together titanium and gold.</b><p>The alloy is the hardest known metallic substance compatible …

Titanium

CERN LHC Update: 'Bump' In ATLAS, CMS Data May Have Been Caused By More Than One Particle, Researchers Say

Remember the mysterious "bump" in data whose discovery was first announced by researchers at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC) while analyzing the …

Particle Physics

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'Living' cartilage grown using stem cells could prevent hip replacement surgery

An alternative to hip replacement surgery may be in sight. In the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i>, researchers reveal how it may be …

U.S. Public Wary of Biomedical Technologies to ‘Enhance’ Human Abilities

Cutting-edge biomedical technologies that could push the boundaries of human abilities may soon be available, making people’s minds sharper and their …

Psychology

Police 3D-printed a murder victim's finger to unlock his phone

Police in Michigan have a new tool for unlocking phones: 3D printing. According to a new report from <i>Flash Forward</i> creator Rose Eveleth, law enforcement officers approached a professor at Michigan State earlier this year to reproduce a murder victim’s fingerprint from a prerecorded scan. Once …

Policing

Amazing Photos Of Abandoned Soviet Infrastructure Will Show You the Meaning of Desolate

​​When the snow reclaims a nation.<p>From 2013 to 2015, Russian photographer Danila Tkachenko traveled thousands of miles to some of the most remote regions of the country to photograph once-proud structures of the Soviet Union that have fallen into ruin. The collection focuses on society's desire to …

Do You Need a Handheld Minigun? Of Course You Do.

Movies have always been known for giving us ideas we want to see come to reality – flying cars, lightsabers (one day… one day), the Batmobile, etc. …

How Did Hitler Rise to Power?

GIF<p>When you combine an unhappy group of people with a leader who is more than willing to feed and exploit their fear with wild speeches and rhetoric, …

Adolf Hitler

Scientists have discovered never-before-seen vessels in the brain

"They'll have to rewrite the textbooks."<p>Scientists in the US have discovered a new series of lymphatic vessels in the body that link the brain to the …

Photographers Are Gearing Up for the Republican Convention Like It’s War

The 2016 political season has been the most fractious in living memory. This week, America’s potpourri of turmoil will coalesce in Cleveland as …

Republican Convention