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Here's drone footage of the most powerful aircraft carrier ever built for the UK

Great Britain once had the most powerful Navy in the world, but since 2010, they haven't had a single aircraft carrier.<p>That changed earlier this week.<p>The HMS Queen Elizabeth — the largest and most powerful carrier the Royal Navy has ever built — set sail on Monday for the first time.<p>With a price …

A new drone route is now open in Malawi

Drones can soar over roads in the flood-prone region to help deliver supplies to remote areas.<p>Today the government of Malawi opened a new air route in partnership with the United Nations Children’s Fund for testing the viability of drone delivery in the region.<p>Drone delivery makes sense in …

Drones

Weekend tech reading: Doom 3 gets VR mod, how to make a home flight simulator, Samsung PCs no more?

<b>New mod successfully brings 'Doom 3' to Virtual Reality</b> The Doom series is known for its busy modding scene, so it's appropriate that a Doom mod may …

Tioman island: Discover your own coral garden

In an era where you can play Pokémon Go at Machu Picchu it’s increasingly difficult to feel like you’re blazing a trail. But while the golden age of …

How to Search the Deep Web

Search engines such as Google index well over a trillion pages on the World Wide Web[1], but there is information on the web that common search …

Deep Web

This new brain-scanning technique is literally mind expanding

Sometimes it’s hard to tell the difference between science and technology ó almost all the time when it has to do with the brain. But this research from MIT that allows for vastly improved scans of the networks inside the brain is too cool to pass up, whether it’s tech, science, or somewhere in …

Imaging

Cheap catalyst coaxes hydrogen from the lawn

Scientists have shown how sunlight and a cheap catalyst can unlock significant amounts of hydrogen from fescue grass.<p>The method, now demonstrated for …

Cardiff University

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A Giant List Of Epic Destinations For Anyone Who Lives To Travel

Pack your bags.<p>There's a big world out there, and no shortage of incredible destinations to explore. So it's only natural that choosing where to visit can be hugely intimidating. Thankfully, we've got you covered with lists on lists of epic spots to sift through. Check 'em out!<p><i>Note: Some of these</i> …

Drone Photography Project Reveals New Perspective on Post-Apartheid Inequality

South Africa's racial segregation laws and policies of the apartheid era may have ended 22 years ago, but the lingering effects of the forced …

Chinese UAVs See Action In Myanmar - iHLS

This post is also available in: עברית (Hebrew)<p>In recent years, China has been putting the pedal to the metal in drone development and production. …

Counterinsurgency

Don't Miss This Incredible Drone Footage of Whales Feeding

Nature is pretty awesome.<p>Students at Auckland University of Technology built a custom drone to film footage of a Bryde's Whale feeding off the waters of New Zealand, capturing the moment for perhaps the first time.<p>The use of a drone to watch whales feeding is ideal because it allows scientists to …

3 Reasons To Believe The Singularity Is Near

When Ray Kurzweil published <i>The Singularity Is Near</i> in 2006, many scoffed at his outlandish predictions. A year before Apple launched its iPhone, Kurzweil imagined a world in which humans and computers essentially fuse, unlocking capabilities we normally see in science fiction movies.<p>His argument …

Singularity

8 Awesome Science Resources That You Can Access For Free Online

Including ALL of Feynman’s lectures.<p>There's nothing worse than wanting to expand your knowledge, satisfy your curiosity, or just confirm some weird …

Albert Einstein

45 Of The Most Stunning Paradises In The World

<i>Ever wonder where the next paradise you should run off to is? These 45 travel bloggers have revealed their perfect place from all over the world. NOTE: If you have an extreme case of wanderlust, look away now! These places are beyond stunning!</i><p><b>New Zealand</b> - A Broken Backpack<p><i>"What if Paradise is in</i> …

DIY computer startup gets $15 million

Dude, you're getting a ... Kano.<p>That's right. Your kid's first computer might be one she builds herself. For $149, kids (or adults) can build a computer and learn basic coding skills to program it.<p>"Kano is a new type of PC," said co-founder Alex Klein at TechCrunch Disrupt on Monday. "One that is …