Ethan Glick

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Now you can charge your iPhone with fire — really

Let’s say you’re stranded on a desert island or even just camping, and you want to charge up your phone. There are obviously no outlets around, which …

Cannes to showcase John Malkovich movie no one will see for 100 years

A movie no one will ever see is set to have a display at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.<p><i>100 Years — The Movie You Will Never See</i>, starring John …

Why does gravity move at the speed of light?

Newton thought it was instantaneous, but the story is much richer than that!<p><i>“The fact that gravitational damping is measured at all is a strong</i> …

The Pharaoh's Serpent's Neverending Chemical Reaction Is Always So Gross

Even though it looks like the devil is reaching through the ground from underneath the Earth to grab a victim, you can’t look away. Even though it …

Brik Books Build-On Macbook Cover

This laptop cover just clicks<p>Brik Book Build-On Macbook Covers<p>Choose<p>11" Macbook Air (A1465) - 37 x 22 pegs<br>• 13" Macbook Air (A1466) - 40 x 26 pegs<br>• 13" …

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Scientists Are Streaming a Live Video Feed of The Mariana Trench Right NOW

Your front-row seat to the deepest place on Earth.<p>Scientists just estimated that Earth could contain as many as 1 trillion species, an incredible …

21 tiny design features that show Apple's incredible attention to detail

Some of these features are incredibly useful and make its products more enjoyable, while others are purely cosmetic. Regardless of the value they add to the overall experience, it's fascinating to learn about the lengths Apple goes to when it comes to design and product development.<p>Here are 21 of …

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15 Actors Who Became Great Directors

by Ben Browne<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Despite being in the same ballpark, being a talented performer in front of the camera does not necessarily equate to being a …

Science Finds An Interesting Link Between Anxiety And Intelligence

In Personal Development-speak, we are always talking about goals, outcomes, success, desires and dreams. In other words, all the stuff we want to do, …

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Earth Could Be Unique Among 700 Quintillion Planets in The Universe, Study Finds

One of these things is not like the others.<p>So much of humanity’s astronomical research is based around the notion of finding something like us out …

Largest Study of Its Kind Finds There IS a Difference Between Organic And Non-Organic Animal Products

Different, but not necessarily better.<p>While the number of organic products on our supermarket shelves has been rapidly increasing over the past …

The chips are down for Moore’s law

The semiconductor industry will soon abandon its pursuit of Moore's law. Now things could get a lot more interesting.<p>Next month, the worldwide …

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Video: A physicist puts his “life on the line” for the love of science

Explaining complex theories of physics to the average person is tough, so physicist Andreas Wahl took another approach: performing a death defying stunt.<p>Wahl wanted to explain Newton’s second law of circular motion and how objects with a centripetal force (which compels them to travel in a curved …

Donald Rumsfeld Just Released The Video Game 'Churchill Solitaire'

Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld may have left statecraft behind him, but that isn’t stopping the 83-year-old from trying new things.<p>Rumsfeld, along with Churchill Heritage Ltd, and digital agency Javelin, has just released a new mobile game, <i>Churchill Solitaire</i>, “the most diabolical …

NY Public Library releases 180,000 free public domain pictures

The New York Public Library has made 180,000 old-timey, out-of-copyright pictures available as high-res downloads through its Digital Collections website. "No permission required, no hoops to jump through," writes its Public Programs Manager Shana Kimbal. The Library has even created a few demo …

Fallout 3 Beaten In Under 15 Minutes, A New World Record

Watch as one gamer blazes through the capital wasteland in the time it takes most of us to deliberate over a single SPECIAL point. Phenomenal.<p>The …

15 Things You Should Try Telling Siri Right Now

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How to set up your new Mac like a pro

‘Tis the season for gift-giving, and one of the hottest gifts around is a new MacBook or iMac. If you’re one of the lucky ones to get one this year, you’ll want to rip open that box, tear off that plastic sheeting, and get to the good stuff.<p>Once you’ve plugged in your new Mac, you’re in for a …

How-To: Setup Photos and iCloud Photo Library with external storage + Time Machine backups

Over the weekend a good friend of mine shared a screenshot of a really scary error message from Photos for Mac. Every photo and video taken over the last two weeks failed to open, saying instead that ‘An error occurred while downloading a larger version of this video for editing.’ The solution? …

Using Mac OS X productivity enhancements

On the quest for productivity, you might encounter numerous great apps that will help save you time and streamline your workflow.<p>Sure, apps like …

How to get Hey Siri-style dictation on your Mac

If you’ve called out, “Hey Siri” to your iPhone before, you know the joy of this Star Trek-style technology. You don’t even need to hold the Home button down. Sure, your iPhone needs to be plugged in, but it’s a pretty neat party trick.<p>Excitingly, you can do something similar on your Mac: …

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Power-cutting cord gives your device battery the perfect amount of juice

We know that keeping our smartphones and tablets plugged in over night, well past the point of a full charge, will deplete precious battery life. But who among us purposely gets up in the middle of the night to unplug?<p>The team at UsBidi assumes very few, which is why its developers believe they …

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Shaving will never be the same with this laser razor

It's 2015, so it only makes sense to shave our hair off with lasers, right?<p>Right. That's why Skarp Razor is replacing blade with a laser and plans to …

The astonishing village where little girls turn into boys aged 12

In every way, Johnny is physically and biologically male. But, astonishingly he did not grow a penis until he hit puberty.<p>He is one of many children who live in Salinas, an isolated village in the southwestern Dominican Republic, who are seemingly born female, only to become men in their teenage …

15 tiny design features that show Apple's insane attention to detail

Many of these details go unnoticed by the average Apple user or are useful only to a relative handful of people who use the product.<p>Some features are handy while others are purely cosmetic, but Apple included them anyway.<p>Here are the best of these little design flourishes.

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Self-destructing computer chip can protect top secret data

You probably wouldn't bat an eyelash if you see a self-destructing computer chip in a <i>Mission Impossible</i> movie, but what if one actually exists in real life? Xerox PARC engineers have developed a chip that can explode into teensy little pieces as part of DARPA's Vanishing Programmable Resources …

Victoria review: one shot, two hours, total triumph

Sebastian Schipper’s extraordinary thriller is no mere stunt but an immersive experience whose gripping performances and technical innovation make it hard to shake<p>Shot over two hours in a single, dazzling take, Victoria is one of the year’s most impressive technical achievements – but it’s more …

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