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BATHSPHERE : A Little Piece of Heaven in Your Home

The changes in the concept of living space organization in the modern world also change the attitude towards important area in our house, such as …

Tiny Houses Give Slum Dwellers a Safe Home in Just One Day

An astonishing one billion people of the world’s population lives in informal communities – sometimes known as shantytowns, tent cities or, if you’re …

RoboBees: Harvard Researchers Develop Robotic Insects

Harvard researchers have built tiny insect-sized robots. They have also demonstrated the first test flights of the tiny robots, which are half the …

Behind The Live Action “Halo 4” Trailer, A David Fincher/Tim Miller Collaboration

Director Tim Miller talks about how the new two-minute teaser took shape, his collaboration with Fincher, and how the poem “Invictus” inspired him.<p>As Microsoft ramps up for the November 6 release of <i>Halo 4</i>, the intensely anticipated next installment of the genre-defining videogame epic, the company …

David Fincher

Forget 3-D-Printed Guns, Here’s A 3-D-Printed Longbow

3-D printing is causing all sorts of consternation, as the 3-D-printed “Liberator” gun raises concerns about the procedure’s potential (3-D printing doesn’t kill people, people kill people, eh?). But the technology can be used to manufacturer other weapons too, or at least parts of them. Case in …

3D Printing

Mystery Solved? A New Theory About Why Egypt Stopped Building Pyramids

Is it possible they were too perfect?<p>STRUCTUREmag<p>When structural engineer Peter James arrived at the Bent Pyramid, 25 miles south of Cairo, his task was to inspect* the structure's remaining "cladding" -- its smooth exterior envelope. Why was it crumbling?<p>The foundation seemed completely stable. …

Scientists Invent Oxygen Particle That If Injected, Allows You To Live Without Breathing

<b>New Medical Discovery</b><p>A team of scientists at the Boston Children’s Hospital have invented what is being considered one the greatest medical …

University of Georgia stops plant photosynthesis to generate solar power

There's a more efficient way to harvest energy from the backyard than by wiring up hapless critters. Researchers at the University of Georgia have proof: they've discovered a way to generate electricity from plants through hijacking the photosynthesis process. By altering the proteins inside a …

Start 'magnetic fire' without a spark? - Futurity

NYU (US) — Physicists have uncovered new clues to how energy is sustained and spreads …

Teenage girl creates tiny device that could charge a smartphone in 20 seconds - ExtremeTech

By on May 21, 2013 at 1:20 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>When you’re out all day, it’s a huge …

Cold fusion reactor independently verified, has 10,000 times the energy density of gas - ExtremeTech

By on May 21, 2013 at 12:43 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Against all probability, a device …

Physics

Company develops new fiber-reinforced wood, concrete ink for 3D printing - ExtremeTech

By on May 20, 2013 at 3:41 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Even though 3D printing is an …

Purify water with tiny magnetic scavengers - Futurity

STANFORD (US) — Nanoparticles that can be removed quickly by magnet could offer a promising new …

New Ultra-Light Nanotube Aerogels Could Clean Up Oil Spills

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have created low-density, super-strong aerogels made of carbon nanotubes that could be key to cleaning …

Scientists identify cell that could hold the secret to limb regeneration

Researchers have identified a cell that aids limb regrowth in Salamanders. Macrophages are a type of repairing cell that devour dead cells and pathogens, and trigger other immune cells to respond to pathogens. In humans, they're also important to muscle repair, which led Dr. James Godwin, of the …

65 Awesome Garden Hot Tub Designs

a fire bowl and a hot tub would make your patio a lovely oasis<p>If you often need to relax after a hard long day, you’ll be happy to jump into a pool …