Jaz Martinez

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Watch How Stars Will Move Over the Next 5,000,000 Years

The European Space Agency (ESA) recently published a video featuring data from their Gaia mission. Gaia is an effort to make a 3D map of the Milky …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains the Strange Paradoxes of Time Travel

Astrophysicist and science educator Neil deGrasse Tyson gave a fascinating interview recently to Jake Roper of Vsauce3, where he talked at length …

Black Hole Imaged For First Time By Event Horizon Telescope

For decades, scientists have held that Supermassive Black Holes (SMBHs) reside at the center of larger galaxies. These reality-bending points in …

Watching magnets morph liquid rocket fuel is hypnotically beautiful

This liquid rocket fuel becomes magnetised when near a magnetic field. So it dances and morphs when magnets are moved around it.<p>It is called ferrofluid and it was invented by NASA's Steve Papell to be a rocket fuel that could work in zero gravity due to its magnetic qualities.<p>Magnet Expert Ltd …

Astronomers Have Discovered a Sizeable Object Lurking at The Edge of Our Solar System

Planet Nine's got a friend.<p>Astronomers have found a planetary body lurking at the edge of our Solar System, and they've named it DeeDee.<p>DeeDee, which …

Universe

Scientists capture first ever image of dark matter web that connects galaxies

For the first time ever, scientists have captured an image of a dark matter bridge, confirming the theory that galaxies are held together by a cosmic …

Google’s AI Learned to Be “Highly Aggressive” When Stressed

Another day another disturbing discovery about Artificial Intelligence. This time, Google’s latest machine learning system, DeepMind, has learned to …

Wallpaper Weekends: The Final Frontier — NASA Wallpaper for Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch

- Jan 28, 2017<p>Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high-quality wallpapers for your Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.<p><i>To</i> …

Apple Watch

Amputee cats given bionic paws in groundbreaking surgery

Two cats have been given a new lease of life in what is thought to be a surgery first for Europe aside from Britain.<p>Black-and-white Pooh was given two new paws, after losing his legs after an accident at just one year old.<p>He can now walk and play normally, thanks to a veterinary surgeon giving him …

The rhythm that makes memories permanent

Every time we learn something new, the memory does not only need to be acquired, it also needs to be stabilized in a process called memory …

Your studio... start shooting

Building an in-house photo studio, continued<p>Building the Studio<p><i>... should be done before noon!</i><p>Since you'll want this both flexible and easy to store …

Google Pixel XL Vs. iPhone 7 Plus: Review Of Three Key Metrics

How does the Google Pixel XL stack up against the Apple iPhone 7 Plus on three main metrics? Read on.<p>Note that this is not a comprehensive review of all the features on both phones. I will do a comprehensive long-term review later. And for the record (iPhone fans please note), I think both phones …

Mobile Technology

How Your DNA Can Predict Your Beer Preferences

A brewery in London is taking the adage that you are what you drink to a new level by offering to make a custom beer literally matched to your taste buds. Meantime Bespoke claims to brew beer based on DNA from 23andME’s testing of oral taste receptors through a specific gene (TAS2R38, if you’re …

Craft Beer

Lego Robot Solves Giant Rubik's Cubes Like It's Nothing

Three by three? Please, that's child's play.<p>There are a lot of robots designed to solve Rubik's Cubes, but most of them are concerned with speed. To great effect! Recently these speed demons have been able to drive the world record for fastest-solved cube well down into fractions of a seconds. The …

Robotics

Here's the First Dual Lens Attachment for Your iPhone 7 Plus

Double the potential.<p>Built to accommodate the first dual-lens camera on an Apple device, this new phone case and lens system for the iPhone 7 Plus is a world’s first. Previous iterations of the iPhones have had these types of attachments, but they were designed for a single lens. This pack comes …

The best lenses for iPhone photography

<i>By Erin Lodi</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After more than 16 hours …

Cameras

Apple's iPhone Photography Tips for Shooting in Portrait Mode

Apple just released some quick tips from professional photographers for shooting in Portrait Mode on the iPhone 7 Plus. For those that thought you'd …

Apple shares tips on getting the most out of Portrait mode photos on iPhone 7 Plus

Rejoice, iPhone photography fans, as Apple shares useful tips from professional photographers on using Portrait mode with iPhone 7 Plus dual cameras …

Has LIGO Already Discovered Evidence For Quantum Gravity?

When Einstein first wrote down the general theory of relativity in 1915, this brand new theory of gravity not only explained phenomena that Newton’s old one couldn’t, it predicted a whole host of new ones. In strong gravitational fields, clocks would run slower, light would shift its frequency, …

Physics

Mophie Launches Juice Pack Air Battery Case With Wireless Charging for iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

Mophie today debuted the Juice Pack Air battery cases for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, bringing the company's signature battery case line to Apple's latest smartphones. In addition to featuring extended battery life in a slim design, the new cases also take advantage of Mophie's Charge Force …

Getting a Roomba? Learn From This Family's Poopocalypse

It will be on your floorboards. It will be on your furniture legs. It will be on your carpets. It will be on your rugs. It will be on your kids' toy …

Is there another ‘you’ out there in a parallel Universe?

Even if the Universe grows to infinity, there might not be enough space to hold all the possibilities.<p><i>“We are actually living in a million parallel</i> …

Dark Matter

Apple might be working with LG to bring 3D photography to the iPhone

Earlier this year, Apple unveiled its new and improved smartphone photography technology, but the next-generation iPhone might pack an even more impressive camera.<p>The Big A has purportedly teamed up with LG Innotek to develop a smartphone camera module specifically designed for 3D photography, The …

Mobile Technology

How complaining rewires your brain for negativity

Research shows that most people complain once a minute during a typical conversation. Complaining is tempting because it feels good, but like many other things that are enjoyable -- such as smoking or eating a pound of bacon for breakfast -- complaining isn't good for you.<p>Your brain loves …

How to Have Multilingual Autocorrect on iPhone

Finally, iOS 10 has options for people who are multilingual. Previously, your iPhone had a singular language, which meant Autocorrect would try to change French words to English, even if you were using the French keyboard. But with iOS 10 on iPhone, your Autocorrect can be multilingual and solve …

Language Learning

Running Doom on the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar shows innovation isn't dead

Gotta love that 2170 x 60 resolution<p>The Touch Bar on Apple's new MacBook has been pretty controversial, but there's one thing fans and haters alike can agree on: this thing was definitely made to run <i>Doom</i>. Putting the classic shooteron any given piece of hardware has become something of a minimum …