Eduardo Ortiz

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Rare Shark That Inspired Sea Monster Myths Is Caught

Frilled sharks are rarely seen denizens of the deep that resemble their dinosaur-era ancestors.<p>With its gaping, tooth-filled mouth and its slender, eel-like body, it’s not hard to see why scientists think the frilled shark may have inspired ancient tales of sea monsters. Looking like something out …

X-Rays Reveal Snippets From Papyrus Scrolls That Survived Mount Vesuvius

Buried by a volcano, the scorched papyri may yet yield their secrets.<p>The charred scrolls of ancient Herculaneum may yet yield their secrets, suggests an x-ray analysis released Tuesday of one previously impenetrable roll of papyrus.<p>The volcanic Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 A.D., destroying the …

Don’t Detox, Live Healthy All Year Round

• Grazia<br>• Fashion<br>• Trends<p>by Alice Tate | 22 01 2015<p>d<p>How to live healthily all year round<p>Here at <i>Grazia</i>, we’re less about January detoxes (no plates of …

Detox

How To Turn A Clothespin Into A Matchstick Gun

Update your desktop arsenal with this creation<p>DIY enthusiast Grant Thompson, who previously made a 10-penny battery that powered a small light for almost two weeks, is at it again. Inspired by another project tutorial, Thompson created seven variations of a mini-pistol that can fire matches over 20 …

Crafting

Sex Bots, Robo-Maids, and Other Sci-Fi Myths of the Coming Robot Economy

Earlier this month, a storied, and highly reputable research think tank released an unprecedented work of speculative fiction. Officially, the Pew Research Center’s “AI, Robotics, and the Future of Jobs” is a report, the result of a survey of some 2000 technology experts on the topic of how …

Robotics

What Happens When "Kingdom Hearts" Director Tetsuya Nomura Redesigns Batman?

If you read the headline and thought "belts and zippers!" or something along those lines, you're not alone. <i>Final Fantasy</i> designer and <i>Kingdom Hearts</i> …

This robot printer runs around the page laying down ink

Most pocket-sized printers are really shrunken versions of what you'd see on your desk. Rather boring, don't you think? Zuta Labs' upcoming Pocket Printer robot may liven things up a little. Instead of using an old-fashioned paper feed, it runs over the page laying grayscale ink. This Roomba-like …

Turn Household Objects Into Drones With New DIY Kit

This 3-D printing kit lets you transform any sufficiently light object into a flying quadrotor.<p>Really, why shouldn't keyboards fly? A new suitcase-size kit by Dutch artist Jasper van Loenen lets you attach four rotors to almost any object so that you can fly it like a drone.<p>The kit includes …