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Bike Bells Are Ugly and Annoying. This Titanium One Sings

The British inventor John Richard Dedicoat designed the bike bell in the late 19th century. His vision—a simple rounded piece of metal with a small …

FBI quietly changes its privacy rules for accessing NSA data on Americans

<b>Exclusive</b>: Classified revisions accepted by secret Fisa court affect NSA data involving Americans’ international emails, texts and phone calls<p>The FBI has quietly revised its privacy rules for searching data involving Americans’ international communications that was collected by the National …

Surveillance

Mattel Unveils ThingMaker, A $300 3D Printer That Lets Kids Make Their Own Toys

At New York’s Toy Fair trade show over the weekend, Mattel unveiled its new, $300 3D Printer, the “ThingMaker,” which will allow children to print their own toys at home. The device works in conjunction with a 3D printing app developed in collaboration with Autodesk that offers a simple interface …

Fair Trade

5 Ways to Handle the After-School Meltdown With Style

School is hard work. Whether your child enjoys school or is somewhat less enthusiastic, for every child, it is hard work.<p>What is a school day like for a child -- big or small? It goes like this.<p><b>You have to sit still. For looooong periods of time. When you are built to move.</b><p>You are in "appearance …

How the First Gravitational Waves Were Found

After decades of speculation and searching, a signal came through. It promises to change our understanding of the universe.<p><i>Note: On October 3, 2017, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced that the Nobel Prize in Physics would be awarded to Rainer Weiss, Kip Thorne, and Barry Barish, three</i> …

The SALT gun by Salt Supply is a new way to keep people you love safe, designed around the belief that a gun does not have to take a life to protect a life.

What Makes The s1 Pepper Spray Gun So Effective<p>Engineered to stop a criminal without the lethal threat to a curious child in case of an …

A wholemeal apple cake recipe that's wintry to the core | Claire Ptak

When you’ve had your fill of zingy winter pinks, the humble apple is the seasonal bakers’ best friend. Grate your favourite variety into this generous cake, or stew them down and serve with lashings of boozy custard<p>Trying to stay true to seasonal baking can sometimes test your resolve. It is …

desserts

New Solution to Fermi Paradox Suggests Alien Life Goes Extinct Early

We have yet to discover a single trace of alien life, despite the extremely high probability that it exists somewhere. This contradiction is …

The regulation of carbon dioxide and climate: Gaia or geochemistry

By J. E. Lovelock, Department of Cybernetics, University of Reading, Reading, UK, and A. J. Watson, Marine Biological Association, Citadel Hill, …

The Great Filter

Rational optimism regarding our future, then, is only possible to the extent we can find prior evolutionary steps which are plausibly more improbable …

The Fermi Paradox: Back with a vengeance

<i>This article is partly adapted from my TransVision 2007 presentation, “Whither ET? What the failing search for extraterrestrial intelligence tells us</i> …

Handpresso vs Minipresso, by Emmanuel Buschiazzo (Dr Barista)

Handpresso HPWILD Wild 16-Bar Hand-Pump Portable Espresso Machine

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>Portable handheld espresso machine pumps to 16 bars of pressure<p>Makes cafe-quality espresso, cappuccino, …

Top 8 Best Manual and Lever Espresso Machines - The Art of Coffee

In this constant world of speed and motion, it is no wonder that the automated bean to cup coffee machines have taken a somewhat mainstream standing, …

Minipresso Portable Espresso Maker | The Fowndry | Buy cool, unique, exclusive and unusual gifts and gadgets online

<b>Minipresso is a compact, hand-powered portable espresso maker for coffee lovers on the move.</b><p>If you’re choosy about your coffee, even halfway up a …

Coffee

Audi offers portable espresso machine

Audi unveiled a new product – a portable espresso machine capable of making a cup of hot coffee in less than 2 minutes.<br>Espresso machine of the Audi …

Sippy Espresso Maker Lets You Brew Your Favorite Coffee Anywhere

We have featured a few nice portable coffee makers that allow you to brew your favorite coffee anywhere, but if you like espresso coffee, the Sippy …

Raht Racer velomobile may let riders pedal "as fast as a car"

Most velomobiles consist of a recumbent tricycle body, enclosed by a full aerodynamic fairing. Some of them also have an electric-assist motor, …

Electric Vehicles

Male Shame, the Root of Female Shame

December 20, 2014 by Hemant Mehta<p>This is an article by <b>Darrel Ray</b>. It appears in the current issue of <i>American Atheist</i> magazine. <i>American Atheist</i> …

Landmark Study Identifies Key Brain Difference In Autism

Scientists linked differences in neurotransmitter activity to hypersensitivity in individuals with autism.<p>Neuroscientists at Harvard and MIT have identified, for the first time, a link between the activity of the neurotransmitter GABA and symptoms of autism -- a finding that may pave the way for …

Self Doubt: Dealing With The Impostor Syndrome And Liking Yourself For What You Are - Artparasites – How Art you today?

Back when I first met this sly monster, I had no idea it had a name.<p><b>The Impostor Syndrome can be defined as a collection of feelings of inadequacy</b> …

Facebook Open-Sources The Computers Behind Its Artificial Intelligence

Introducing 'Big Sur,' the brains of A.I.<p>Taking powerful artificial intelligence software and making it open source, so anyone in the world can use it, seems like something out of a sci-fi movie, but both Google and Microsoft have done exactly that in recent months. Now Facebook is going a step …

Amazon Prime Music's top challenge? Getting Prime members to notice it (Q&A)

When it comes to downloads and sales of music, Amazon is the big kid on the block. The e-commerce titan will need to use its elbows, though, if it hopes to succeed in the increasingly competitive niche of music streaming.<p>Amazon Prime Music debuted in the US more than a year ago, came to the UK over …

Cloud Computing

60-Year-Old French Apartments Look Like a Utopian Dream

The colossal concrete buildings in Laurent Kronental's series <i>Souvenir d’un Futur</i> look like something out of a futuristic sci-fi blockbuster. To some …