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These earbuds don't play music, but they let you customize how the world sounds around you

That's the goal of a new Kickstarter project for the Here Active Listening System, which is basically a pair of earbuds designed to filter and process the sounds of real life.<p>The idea with the Here earbuds is to allow you to wirelessly customize how you hear events like concerts, flights, stadiums, …

Crowd Funding

SpaceX strapped a GoPro inside a Falcon 9 rocket and captured this spectacular footage of Earth

Elon Musk's company, SpaceX, shares a lot of videos of its rockets and spacecraft, and much of the footage shows those rockets blasting off into space.<p>This time, the team strapped a GoPro camera to a fairing on a Falcon 9 and captured this incredible video as that part fell back to earth.<p>Naturally, …

Space Exploration

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SpaceX gets the all-clear to launch most NASA science missions

After three long years, SpaceX finally has approval to launch most of the US' scientific missions. NASA tells <i>Spaceflight Now</i> that it recently greenlit the use of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket for "medium-risk" payloads, which covers all but the most valuable cargo. That rules it out of launching …

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Where Will Doomed Russian Spacecraft Fall? Experts Can Only Guess

Round and round it goes, but exactly where a failed Russian space cargo ship will fall to Earth on this week is a guessing game.<p>On April 28, Russia's uncrewed Progress 59 supply ship streaked into orbit atop a Soyuz launcher, intended to dock with the International Space Station. But shortly after …

Space Exploration

Astronomers discover real Galaxy Far, Far Away

If George Lucas was a prophet with Star Wars, this week’s galaxy discovery might be what he was talking about. A set of scientists have used a set of …

Universe

Photos released of alien body found at 1947 Roswell UFO crash

Written by Dr Michael Salla on May 6, 2015. Posted in exonews<p><i>First slide of extraterrestrial body after medical autopsy. Screenshot from live stream</i> …

Researchers find new 'most distant' galaxy in the universe

Peering through the voids of space is a lot like time travelling: the deeper we gaze into a seemingly endless Universe, the further back in time we can see. Now, a team of researchers led by astronomers from Yale University and UC Santa Cruz have announced that they've discovered the most distant …

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After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

President Obama’s senior space science adviser just said "Mars matters" — here are 5 undeniable reasons why he's right

<b>"Mars matters."</b><p>The summit, which is happening from May 5 through 7, features discussions about current and future NASA efforts on the journey to Mars.<p>So, why does Mars matter to Bolden? Several reasons. Here are a few of the ones he mentioned on Tuesday:<p>"Because its formulation and evolution are …

Habitats

How To Find A Parallel Universe: Cern Boosts Data Intelligence

CERN is restarting its Large Hadron Collider (after a two-year massive upgrade) to start working on amazing experiments to reveal the identity of “dark matter” and to search for tiny black holes that could be gateways to parallel universes or alternate dimensions. Yes, modern physics and math …

Dark Matter
Space Exploration

2015 May 5 - Gravitational Anomalies of Mercury

<b>Gravitational Anomalies of Mercury</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, GSFC's SVS, JHU's APL, Carnegie Inst. Washington<p><b>Explanation:</b> What's that under the surface of …

Cosmology

Did NASA's NuSTAR Capture 'Screams' of Zombie Stars?

Images captured by NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) surprised scientists curious to know what's at the center of the Milky …

Camera-equipped UAVs Support Nepal Relief and Rescue Operations

NASA is helping analyze and remap the region.<p>Camera-equipped unmanned aerial vehicles were being used by Indian and Nepalese authorities to carry out …

Space Travel

Made For Apple Watch Third Party Bands Program Announced

Apple will allow third party accessory makers to make certified made for Apple Watch accessories as the company has announced the launch of a new …

Smartwatches

Samsung hints that 'Avengers' gadgets could be real

The company has a marketing deal with Marvel, and will be releasing an Iron Man edition of the Galaxy S6 Edge, but could more futuristic devices be coming too?<p>In " Avengers: Age of Ultron," currently out in theaters, Tony Stark is again surrounded by all kinds of nifty, futuristic gadgets, but …

Gear & Gadgets

SpaceX’s to fly Dragon V2, testing escape protocol with a dummy

SpaceX will be testing its Dragon V2 spacecraft on May 6th, specifically assessing the capsule’s escape system that could save lives during its …

Space Exploration

No, NASA Did Not Accidentally Invent Warp Drive

One of the most famous things Richard Feynman ever said was, “The first principle is that you must not fool yourself – and you are the easiest person to fool.” When you come across an announcement like the one made by NASA Spaceflight a week ago: that NASA has made a successful test of the EM Drive …

Physics

Alien ‘Super-Earth’ Planets Spotted Around Nearby Star

Astronomers have discovered two new alien worlds a bit larger than Earth circling a nearby star.<p>The researchers said the newfound exoplanets, known as HD 7924c and HD 7924d, are "super-Earths" with masses about 7.9 and 6.4 times greater, respectively, than that of our home planet. The planets orbit …

Universe