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This Tiny Scanner Will Tell You Exactly What Is In Your Food

The scanner harnesses the power of physics and chemistry to figure out everything from the sugar content of a given apple to whether or not that drink you left on the bar has been drugged.<p>The device, called SCiO, actually uses a technology similar to the one that helps astronomers figure out the …

Self-healing plastic bleeds when cut, and that's a good thing

Wouldn't it be great if everything was as good at healing itself as our own skin? That's the concept behind a new self-healing plastic that's been developed over at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Unlike ordinary plastics, this one contains a thin network of tubes, aping the human …

BlackBerryesque Typo iPhone case hit with sales ban

BlackBerry has squashed Ryan Seacrest's BlackBerryesque Typo iPhone case, at least for the time being.<p>A US district judge in San Francisco granted this week a preliminary injunction -- i.e., a temporary sales ban -- against the $99 Typo, which grafts a physical keyboard onto an iPhone.<p>BlackBerry is …

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15 Famous Landmarks Zoomed Out To Show Their Surroundings

This collection of photographs of majestic landmarks around the world do a great job of just how important framing, perspective and lighting are to a …

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Volkswagen's Beetle Dune Concept Previews Future Bug Crossover

In the year 2000, Volkswagen introduced us to the Dune concept: an off-road-ready New Beetle powered by a 2.3-liter V-5 that drove all four wheels via a six-speed manual. It was never destined for production, and frankly had little basis in reality. But now there’s a new Dune concept, the Beetle …

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