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New scientific report challenges the liberal progressive transgender narrative

Just a few decades ago, people believed, as is the scientific consensus, that among humans there are only two genders: male and female.<p>In 2017, however, progressives argue there are dozens of human genders, including being gender-less or even “gender-fluid,” meaning a person’s gender changes …

Rogue Cosmic Rays From Outer Space Are Causing Havoc With Our Smartphones

And it's getting worse.<p>Under Earth's protective magnetic field, we don't usually need to worry too much about the health effects of cosmic radiation …

When a TT bike and a fat bike have a baby… The Fat Trek Equinox is born

When Rob McKillip’s venerable Trek TTX Equinox broke during warmups for the Iowa State time trial championship, he didn’t throw in the towel like …

New Atlas

In an effort to combat poaching, drone technology has been paired with software and techniques used by astronomers in a system designed to …

A new reason we haven’t found alien life in the universe

Italian physicist Enrico Fermi once famously exclaimed “Where is everybody?” We have been trying to answer his paradox — we exist, so aliens should exist, too — ever since. According to one new solution, we have not seen or heard from any galactic neighbors because we are still waiting for them to …

Princeton University

Lockheed Martin’s Hydra Fusion builds 3D maps in real time from drone footage

A drone is a great eye in the sky, but if you want richer data than what its cameras show — for example, detailed 3D maps — you might be looking at a few hours of processing time. That is, unless your HQ is rocking Lockheed Martin’s cool-sounding Hydra Fusion tools, which can build that 3D map in …

Your Next Project Should Be This DIY 3D Router

CNC routers are great but can be time consuming and overkill when you simply need to make a few simple cuts. This 3D router keeps your project moving forward and there's no software to fiddle with.<p>CNC routers are amazing machines that can make intricate and precise cuts at the touch of a button. …

DIY

Homebuilt (DIY) CNC router - Arduino based (GRBL)

Already for a few months or even years, I was planning to build my own CNC milling machine. Now I decided it was time to do it! I read a lot about …

Six Mistakes Executives Make When Choosing a Drone Solution

Commercial drones are helping businesses improve operational efficiency, make better decisions, and keep workers safe. With rapid and repeatable …

3D Hubs Helps Rapid Prototype the Perfect Chef’s Knife and Craft a $1 Million Kickstarter

A growing number of products are being developed thanks to rapid prototyping with 3D printers, producing better designed, more successful and higher …

The Best 3D Printing Troubleshooting Guide

Simplify3D announced that they are releasing their visual troubleshooting guide for 3D printing. This guide could prove to be invaluable to anyone who’s a beginner, fine tuning their printer or software settings, or frustrated with annoying print issues.<p>Simply put, this is the best 3D printer …

How the $1.5 Million, 5-Shark Drone-Maker Deal Went Down | Inc.com

Drone company xCraft started a feeding frenzy on <i>Shark Tank</i>.<p>The Idaho-based business that appeared on Friday's episode makes a drone that can switch from hover mode to flight mode, flying at speeds of up to 60 mph and heights of up to 10,000 feet, according to founders J.D. Claridge and Charles …

Armed Intruder Shot, Killed After Homeowner Knocked Gun From His Hands With a Cane

A 59-year-old homeowner in New Mexico used his cane to knock a gun out of the hand of an intruder Wednesday morning. While a scuffle for the firearm would ensue, the intruder ended up being shot and killed.<p>According to KOAT-TV, attorney Richard Cravens said the suspect fired at his client but …

The VR Headset Market Finally Looks Ready For Take-Off

As far as consumers are concerned, virtual reality headsets have been in the pipeline for a long, long time. Consider the Oculus Rift, one of the most well-known of the new breed—it met its Kickstarter funding goal in September 2012, but won’t be on general sale before 2016, making for a wait of …

20 awesome projects for Raspberry Pi

Build a nice-looking Raspberry Pi case<p>Being totally stripped down allows the Raspberry Pi to be cheap, but it also means that the first thing a …

Robots Taking 35% Of UK Jobs: 8 Roles Artificial Intelligence May Replace

More than a third of jobs in the UK are likely to be automated in the future, according to an Oxford University Deloitte study published this …

We are lucky to live in a universe made for us

To a human, the universe might seem like a very inhospitable place. In the vacuum of space, you would rapidly suffocate, while on the surface of a …

Learn 3D Modeling in Your Browser

If you have a 3D printer, it is a good bet you’ve at least seen or heard of Tinkercad. There’s pros and cons to doing your design in a Web browser, …

Printing

This crazy hobbyist built a flyable 54-rotor personal helicopter from drone parts

There are few things in 2015 that have remained as regularly popular, immensely controversial, and just downright fascinating as drones. They’ve made …

Drones

Massive 'The Beast' 3D printer coming to Kickstarter - 'big enough to print a child'

Aug 19, 2015 | By Simon<p>As more creators continue to push the limits of what’s possible with 3D printing, many of these creators have been actively …

3D Printing

For $200, Samsung's latest Gear VR headset is a no-brainer

If you're the owner of a new Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge, an extra $200 will get you Samsung's Gear VR Innovator Edition, one of the first virtual reality headsets available to the public. Like others following the Oculus Rift story, I assumed that all VR headsets still presented issues like …

Virtual Reality

The R&D Tax Aspects of 3D Printing Infrastructure

Often called printer banks or virtual printer networks, cloud printing technology allows for printing through cloud connection rather than …

59% Off First Generation Lytro 16GB Camera

Most cameras capture the position of light rays, producing your average static 2D image. The Lytro dares to be different. Its cutting-edge technology …

Gizmo 3D's DLP Printers Advance - Layerless Printing, Distributed Slicing, Gizmetor & More

You may recall, back in March, we broke a story on a new DLP 3D printer manufacturer originating out of Australia, called Gizmo 3D. Their …