Darby Krajicek

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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 …

Medicine

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 …

Science

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 …

Abandoned Buildings

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. …

Guns

How Did Hitler Rise to Power?

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 …

The Brain

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

Researchers say an Alzheimer's vaccine is possible within 5 years

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> Medical Daily.<p>A new study suggests that a vaccine for the incurable Alzheimer's disease could become a reality in …

Vaccines

Burglary suspect kept stolen brain beneath porch and used it to get high, police say

When police showed up at a vacant trailer-home in Penn Township, Pa., last month, neighbor Pat Beck was worried something might be wrong.<p>Their presence seemed even more mysterious when Beck saw an investigator remove a box from the home and place it in a police vehicle.<p>Several weeks later, a …

Marijuana

Hamilton Beach 22708 Toastation 2-Slice Toaster and Mini Oven, Black

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>2-in-1 compact toaster and mini oven saves on counter space<p>2-slice toaster with 1-1/2-inch slot; oven fits up …

Build a Rustic Cedar Hot Tub for Under $1,000

Our lives have never been the same since we left the comforts of the city to move to an off grid property deep in the Idaho mountains. We are building an off-grid homestead from the ground up (and blogging about it at purelivingforlife.com). We have the mentality that it’s better for the mind and …

DIY

Two men fall off a cliff playing 'Pokémon Go'

Two men in California were rescued after falling off a seaside cliff playing <i>Pokémon Go.</i><p>The Encinitas Fire Department says that two men in their 20s were playing the augmented reality game between E and F Streets in Encinitas when they fell off the cliff.<p>Lifeguards reported witnessing the incident …

Augmented Reality

NASA looks at a strengthening Tropical Storm Darby

Tropical Storm Darby has been increasing in intensity since yesterday and is expected to become a hurricane. NASA provided a visible look at the …

Weather

India Has Planted Nearly 50 Million Trees In 24 Hours

The smoggy cities of India are suddenly looking a lot greener, with just under 50 million trees having been planted in India in a record-breaking …

World

These 3D-Printed Cameras Are So Tiny They Can Be Injected Into Your Brain

The medical and surveillance applications are enormous.<p>This teeny little camera lens from the University of Stuttgart is so small it can be slipped over the tip of a strand of fiber optic. The three-lens camera, which can focus as close as 3 millimeters, is so tiny that it can be injected—complete …

The Brain

Nintendo is releasing a miniature NES with 30 built-in games

Nintendo is bringing back the NES — only a little smaller.<p>Today the company announced what it's calling the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition. It looks just like a NES, only a lot tinier, and it comes with 30 games built in. You can connect it to your TV via a HDMI cable, and it …

Gaming

The Best Way to Cook a Steak. Period.

Forgotten Weapons: The Nazis' Desperate Attempts to Curve a Bullet

With their backs up against the wall, Germany thought it might be useful to shoot around corners.<p>The Krummlauf is a perfect example of Germany's late-war obsession with impractical secret weapons to turn the tide of the World War II—which actually had the effect of diverting critical resources to …

Guns

This Incredible Garden in a Bottle Hasn't Been Watered in 44 Years

Yet it's still somehow thriving.​<p>Back in 1960, a man named David Latimer started an experiment. He placed some compost and a quarter pint of water in a 10-gallon glass bottle. Then, he added a spiderwort sprout at the bottom with the help of wires. He opened it back up twelve years later to add a …

Plants

The Freaky Artificial Muscles on this Human Skeleton Are the Future of Robotics

Using pneumatic pistons and servos to power robots makes them fast and strong, but also bulky and extremely heavy. No one is going to mistake ATLAS …

Artificial Intelligence

Israel's Proven Warrior | IWI Tavor SAR Hits U.S. Market

The TAR-21 (Tavor) bullpup rifle was selected as the standard-issue weapon for the Israeli Defense Force in 2009. Named after Mount Tabor in Israel, …

Israel

Boomer & George Shaker Pet Crate

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Pets

Cheap agriculture robots could put millions of farm workers out of a job — Quartz

More than a million people working in America’s fields, and far more globally, are about to face competition from workers who never sleep, get tired or ask for a living wage.<p>As field robots have gotten cheaper, a steady stream of farm jobs are being automated. Lettuce weeding is one of the first …

Robotics

Boss Leaves Employee Savage Note Scolding Him For Playing Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go is Nintendo’s latest attempt to destroy my life.<p>It used to just be I’d attempt to control the chaos and uncertainty of the human condition …

You Can Now Drink The World's First Beer Brewed Using Artificial Intelligence

Technology continuously makes our lives better in all sorts of ways.<p>Thanks to the development of things like artificial intelligence, futuristic …

Beer