Delwyn Dsouza

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Don’t Bother Trying to Outrun This Creepy Spiderbot That Transforms Into a Rolling Wheel

If the only thing more terrifying to you than a spider is a spider chasing you, you’re not going to want to watch this video of Festo’s latest …

Robotics

Breakthrough in restoring vision: Genes from algae could cure blindness - IBTimes India

Blindness can be treated by inserting algae gene into people's eyes.<p>An innovative gene therapy, which has been invented by a French biopharma …

Water did not form on Earth but was brought by asteroids when the planet was 2 million years old

Water arrived on Earth when it was just 20% of its current size.<p>Water, one of the prerequisites for life, arrived on Earth two million years after …

A simple but ruthless exercise reveals who your star employees are — and who should be fired

Being a manager requires practicality bordering on ruthlessness — at least according to Patty McCord.<p>McCord was the chief talent officer at Netflix, from 1998 to 2012. She and Netflix CEO Reed Hastings created the company's culture deck, which has been viewed millions of times. Now she runs her own …

Divers Found The World's Largest Underwater Cave, And It's Full of Maya Secrets

The photos are spectacular.<p>After 10 months of intensive exploration, scientists in Mexico have discovered the world's largest flooded cave system – …

Archaeology

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation)

If you want to land an interview, create resumes and cover letters that are light on self-promotion and heavy on ingratiation.<p>While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next …

Employment

This substance lets you 'walk on water' — here's how it works

Turns out, walking on water isn't as impossible as it might sound — as long as you have the right kind of water. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>These people are "walking on water." The substance is a mix of water and cornstarch. The mixture is two parts cornstarch to one part water. It …

The Engine Designs of Von Dutch

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>American<br>• Art<br>• Engineering<p>Von Dutch, aka Kenny Howard, was a prolific artist, a self-taught engineer, and a founding father …

Engines

Researchers just accidentally found an effective Alzheimer’s treatment while trying to cure diabetes

Developing new treatments for ailments can be a tedious and frustrating process for scientists. Oftentimes, newly developed drugs just don’t work the …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

Will humans be able to soon re-grow their missing limbs? Scientists believe so - IBTimes India

Could we be like Deadpool in real-life? Scientists claim that humans might one day be able to re-grow missing limbs<p>What if someone tells you that you …

Scientists discover that exploding stars impact weather on Earth

Researchers at the Technical University of Denmark have learned that cosmic rays emitted when stars explode have a measurable impact on weather …

Universe

This battery-free cellphone sucks power out of thin air

Researchers from the University of Washington have developed the very first battery-free phone. Its sound quality is pretty shitty, but imagine not having to charge your phone because it harvests light and radio waves from your surroundings. Sweet.<p>“We’ve built what we believe is the first …

​These Color-Changing Tattoos Use Special Ink to Monitor Your Health

​The biosensing ink is particularly helpful for those with diabetes<p>If you’re the type of person who would need to explain a new tattoo to your parents, perhaps you should try one that’s good for your health. (Unlike, say, this tattoo, which killed a man after he swam in the ocean while it was …

Deadly Cancer Cells Can Be Knocked Out By Combining Antibiotics With Vitamin C

🍊 🍊 🍊<p>The key to stopping potentially-deadly cancer stem cells from developing into tumours could be prescribing a combination of antibiotics and …

Cancer

Johns Hopkins researchers say they've unlocked key to cancer metastasis and how to slow it

Hasini Jayatilaka was a sophomore at the Johns Hopkins University working in a lab studying cancer cells when she noticed that when the cells become too densely packed, some would break off and start spreading.<p>She wasn't sure what to make of it, until she attended an academic conference and heard a …

Immunotherapy

New frontier in cancer care: Turning blood into living drugs

SEATTLE (AP) — Ken Shefveland's body was swollen with cancer, treatment after treatment failing until doctors gambled on a radical approach: They …

Paint your walls these 2 colors if you're trying to sell your home

Real estate giant Zillow scoured more than 32,000 photos from home listings to see how paint colors impacted average sales prices.<p>What they found out may surprise you. It turns out homes with walls painted shades of blue or light gray tend to bring in more in resale dollars than those with white …

Baldness: How close are we to a cure?

Baldness is an accepted part of the aging process for some, and a source of distress for others. Hair loss affects millions of men and women, yet …

11 New Facts Science Has Revealed About The Body

We're just scratching the surface.<p><b>1.</b> Hundreds of genes spring to life after you die - and they keep functioning for up to four days. Together with an …

Immune System

Killer antibiotic now 25,000× more potent—and resistant to drug resistance

Chemical changes give drug three killing methods plus a way to daze evolution.<p>With clever chemical tweaks, an old antibiotic can dole out any of …

We Now Have The First Evidence That Immune Cells in The Skin Directly Trigger Hair Growth

This could explain how hair loss starts.<p>For the first time, scientists have discovered that a common type of immune cell directly triggers stem cells …

Hair Growth

The 2017 Honda CBR250RR Is Here And It's Beautiful

It's no surprise that <b>Honda's</b> had a new CBR250RR in the works, or that it will feature an all new parallel twin motor. It is a surprise, however, that …

The world's fastest consumer drone can record 4K video at 85 miles per hour

A former pro racer has built the drone of his dreams<p>George Matus was 11 years old when he flew his first drone. "I was immediately hooked," the young man tells me with a grin. By age 16 he was competing as a professional drone racer and acting as a test pilot for new aircraft. Now 18, he recently …

Einstein's equations predicted the most mysterious point in the universe, but they can't explain it

Priyamvada Natarajan is an astrophysicist at Yale University who specialises in studying the invisible universe — black holes and dark matter. We …

Equations

Motorcycle Hybrid Designed As A Survival Bike That Can Travel 300 Miles Without Refueling

The Survival Bike is your tactical blank canvas. A utilitarian, military-inspired super-hauler, it comes outfitted with a universal rack that accepts …

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These lamps let you grow plants anywhere - even in windowless rooms

The Mygdal Plantlamp allows you to grow plants anywhere – no sunlight required. Whether you’re stuck in an office cubicle, basement, or rainy city, …

Plants

Your drone army awaits: The Ultra-Stealth Nano Drone is now just $19.99

Unlimited high-flying fun awaits in the <b>Ultra-Stealth Nano Drone</b> – the world’s smallest quadcopter, and your new favorite flying toy.<p>This tiny quadcopter is small enough to rest on the tip of your finger, and can easily maneuver through small spaces with acrobatic finesse – and with eight frequency …

The Headwave TĀG Brings Concert Sound to Helmets

According to <b>Headwave</b>, many riders are put off by the wiring required by most helmet speaker systems. So, it set out to eliminate the wires by not …

Helmets