James hahn

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Your Houseplants Can Think, Talk, Read Your Mind: New Research Adds Evidence

New research by a team of scientists at the University of Western Australia (UWA) shows plants have long-term memory. This adds to a body of research …

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Up Close With Play-i’s Bo, The Lovable Xylophone-Playing Robot

When we last met Play-i’s charming robots Bo and Yana they were busy pounding out tunes on a little colorful Xylophone and raising $1.4 million in crowdfunding cash. Now, however, they’re very nearly ready to ship and are doing some really impressive things that will help kids learn programming …

Ferris Wheel Chalk Drawing Illusion

If you haven’t heard of Julian Beever before, head straight to the #3D Chalk Drawings category first!<p>The ferris wheel featured on your right was hand …

Honda's Illusion Collection

Let me show you another mind-blowing illusion collection, this time provided by Honda.<p>There are dozen of illusion hidden inside the video you’re …

Amazing Street Art Illusion

It never ceases to amaze me what some people can do with a little chalk and their imagination. This <b>amazing street art</b> optical illusion comes from a …

Tea GIF Optical Illusion

One of my personal favorite types of optical illusions is animated gif optical illusions. You don’t see them that often, because they are very …

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Hovering Boat Optical Illusion

I was looking through some of the optical illusions that I have yet to share and I came across this optical illusion and it stuck out to me in a big …

Slugcats and survival: staying alive in the darkness of 'Rain World'

It all started with a half slug, half cat alien creature. Slugcat, as it's known, is the star of the upcoming <i>Rain World</i>, an intriguing survival game that just launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund development. The game’s unique world and retro feel are part of its charm, but it’s the main …

Write a tune, get it 3D-printed with Music Drop

Though they only allow simple tunes, there's something rather fascinating about music boxes and turning their handles and watching their pin-and-comb …

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Sony is the brand of choice for criminals

For the past fifteen years, Sony's portable radios have dominated a very specific market: the federal prison. One specific model, the SRF-39FP (the 'FP' stands for 'federal prison'), remains a firm favorite 15 years after its debut. It's made out of clear plastic, allowing guards to ensure the …

Facebook Backdoor Gives Clues To Private Email Addresses

If you forget your Facebook profile name, you can enter your name, email or phone number into a page called Find Your Account to find your Facebook profile and some alternative email addresses, which are partially obscured such as j*******s@yahoo.com.<p>The same technique works if you type in other …

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11 Scenarios Where Certain Disaster Was Avoided

It could have ended in total disaster, but right at the last split second the crisis was averted.<p>In the following eleven scenarios the outcome seems …

Pixelstick: An Amazing Device That Lets You Paint With Light

Imagine how cool it would be, if you could actually 'paint' with light. We're not talking about madly dashing a sparkler around on New Years Eve and …

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New in the Shop: Jaco Haasbroek’s Hilarious Illustrations

Cape Town, South Africa-based illustrator and designer Jaco Haasbroek shares his wonderful sense of humor through his comical illustrations. Each of the artist's creations feature adorable little characters that offer a new way of seeing the world. Full of whimsy and witty puns, Haasbroek's art …

Watch This Cargo Ship Deliberately Tip over to Dump Its Timber in the Sea

This is the <i>Seaspan Harvester</i>. It's a log barge that operates off the western coast of Canada. When it's time to offload its cargo of logs, the crew …

House Built Upside Down

Located in All-Russian Exhibition Center, this house that tourists can visit was thinking as if it had been fully reversed. Rendering surprising to …

How players teach designers about their own procedurally generated games

Video games are much like animated films; every item in every environment is created.<p>You design every room and every character or item in that room. It’s an act of creation that’s driven by the will of the artists working on the game, and it’s such a deliberate process that it can be rare for the …

The 20 coolest ways Wii Fit U makes you less of a couch potato

The ultimate threat to Wii Fit U is … cookies. Delicious, fattening holiday cookies. I thought I’d test how well Nintendo’s latest fitness game works by playing it over the holidays, the toughest time to keep the pounds off, and, well, I saw mixed results.<p>No, I didn’t lose any weight. But I did …

The 15 Most Unintentionally Profound Quotes

Inspired by a reddit thread and the blog Life Advice from Machines, Twisted Sifter created inspirational images using instructions from computer …

Robo-Ape Crawls Like a Spider, Opens Doors, Saves Lives

What has a terrifying smile, crawls along the ground like a spider, can open doors, and might one day save your life? The dextrous and multi-talented …

Vancouver Banned Doorknobs. Good.

Levers are the way of the future.<p>In Vancouver, the humble doorknob is being phased out. Kind of. Effective in March, new housing will be required to install levers on doors and faucets, instead of the good-ol' round knobs of our forefathers.<p>Cue: libertarian cries of government overreach and …

6 Amazing Stories That Could Make You Believe in Karma

1. Thief hit by a bus seconds after robbing a woman<p>In Bogota, Colombia, in May 2013, a man grabbed a woman’s phone at a bus stop, wrestling it from …