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Leguino Maker Kit Merges Lego, Raspberry Pi And Arduino

A new electronics kit has taken to the Kickstarter crowdfunding website this week called Leguino, specifically designed to merge LEGO, Arduino and …

Character design 101: How to infuse a drawing with personality

How do you give a drawing of a zebra finch a clear personality? How can you use your personal relationships to infuse a drawing with character? …

The Walking Dead to feature first 'fully nude' zombie

As The Walking Dead fans gear up for the second half of the eight season, executive producer Greg Nicotero has said that the zombie drama will show the undead as they never have before.<p>Whilst we're all keen to know how the residents of Alexandria fare after Negan's attack, we'll also be getting …

The ‘Incredibles 2’ Trailer Brings Back Heroes And Bashes Common Core

<i>The Incredibles 2</i> is Pixar’s followup to 2004’s <i>The Incredibles</i>, and they’ve been revealing a little at a time with short teasers and Olympics-themed clips. Now the full trailer has arrived, giving us a first look at Bob Odenkirk’s character Winston Deavor, who tasks Elastigirl with bringing Supers …

Tinder is not actually for meeting anyone

We’ve done the math on Tinder… and it doesn’t look good<p>I think a lot about the sheer math of modern Tinder. These are not official figures, but I …

Starman has gone dark

Starman and his space Tesla have sent their last selfie from Earth orbit, Elon Musk announced. The car and its mannequin driver (in working SpaceX spacesuit) launched yesterday atop the Falcon Heavy rocket will eventually escape Earth orbit and travel outwards through the solar system — but not in …

Roadsters

This ‘Star Wars’ Robotics Kit Lets Kids Build Their Own R2-D2

Whether their droid can fix the hyperdrive though is anybody's guess.<p>My 7-year-old son is a builder. He spends hours with his Legos, Zoobs, and K’Nex …

Robotics

AMC Has Been Hit With A Lawsuit Over A Fatal ‘The Walking Dead’ Set Accident

A wrongful death lawsuit has been launched against AMC and <i>The Walking Dead</i> production company Stalwart Films over the death of stuntman John Bernecker during the shooting of season 8. Bernecker fell off the 22-foot high roof of a Sanctuary set on July 12th and missed a crash pad by inches. His …

The Walking Dead

Why The Walking Dead director cried watching midseason premiere

Hey, <i>Walking Dead</i> fans — get ready to have your guts ripped out again. (I’m referring to your metaphorical guts being ripped out, not your actual …

The Walking Dead

No more pancake syrup? Climate change could bring an end to sugar maples

Savor that sticky, slightly nutty sweetness drenching your Sunday morning pancakes now. The trees that make maple syrup will struggle to survive …

Climate Change

Tide Pod Challenge: Teens 'eating' laundry detergent in latest dangerous craze

Proof that you should never take a meme seriously.<p>Teenagers on social media have joined a challenge to "eat" laundry detergent pods in an alarming …

Stan Lee Has Been Accused Of Groping And Sexually Harassing Nurses Who Worked At His Home

The mountain of sexual misconduct allegations in Hollywood (and other industries) keeps growing, months after the first bombshell report dropped on Harvey Weinstein. Comic book legend and former editor-in-chief of Marvel, Stan Lee (age 95), has now been accused of sexual misconduct against young …

Comic Books

The Brain Of A NPC In Grand Theft Auto 5

From being horrible drivers to opening fire to the moment they hit into you to causing all-round panick.. The NPC in GTA and video games are there …

How THE LAST JEDI’s Gross Milking Scene Came to Be

When you’re the only human on an island in the middle of an ocean, you have to learn to take care of yourself. In <i>The Last Jedi</i>, we see Luke Skywalker …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Meet Baby Emma - She Was Frozen For 24 Years as an Embryo

This is amazing!<p>A "snowbaby" is a term used to describe an embryo that is frozen in storage and preserved for potential future birth. In November …

Pregnancy

EXCLUSIVE: Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia – The Secret History of Trollkind

From Guillermo del Toro and DreamWorks Animation comes a graphic novel with further adventures for teenage Jim Lake, Jr., and the trolls from …

Planet killer: Mysterious 'winking' star in outer space spotted devouring planets that rotate around it [VIDEO] - IBTimes India

RZ Piscium, located 550 light-years away from Earth, is surrounded by dust clouds that could be the remains of destroyed planets.<p>A team of US …

Marvel’s March schedule includes some painful cancellations

Unbelievable Gwenpool, Generation X and maybe more?<p>Marvel’s publication schedule for March 2018 is out, and fans are saying goodbye — or preparing themselves to say goodbye — to some beloved series.<p>While Marvel will be kicking off a new Infinity Stones-related crossover event, to coincide with the …

The Most Futuristic Predictions That Came True in 2017

The trouble with the future is that it never seems to arrive. That’s why we call it the future. We consequently have this bad habit of taking the …

Artificial Intelligence

This Could Be The First-Ever Video of a Baby Nautilus Hatching

Rejoice, lovers of cute little externally shelled cephalopods! The Monterey Bay Aquarium has captured what could be the first-ever video footage of …

Cassini Detected Something Weird as It Passed Through The Shadow of Saturn's Rings

A noticeable atmospheric shift.<p>Although Cassini's demise was the end of an era for unprecedented Saturn observation, it also went out on a high …

Porn star August Ames revealed past sexual abuse, mental health issues before hanging death

Porn star August Ames, who hanged herself last week after she was relentlessly bullied on social media for her comments about working with an actor who worked in gay porn, revealed she suffered sexual abuse and mental health issues before her death.<p>The 23-year-old, who starred in nearly 290 movies, …

This 3.6-Million-Year-Old Fossil Is The Oldest, Most Complete Human Ancestor Ever Seen

Say hello to "Little Foot".<p>After 20 years of slow, careful excavation, the world's most complete skeleton of an ancient human ancestor has just been …

Artificial organs: We're entering an era where transplants are obsolete

by Dom Galeon December 4, 2017 Health & Medicine 25698<p>No More Heart Transplants<p>Around the world, lists of patients in need of an organ transplant are …

3D Bioprinting

Feds want 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli to forfeit $2M Wu-Tang Clan album

NEW YORK — The government wants to seize Martin Shkreli's one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album.<p>The recording that Shkreli has boasted he bought for $2 million is on a list of assets that prosecutors argue the jailed former pharmaceutical CEO should forfeit after his conviction earlier this year in a …

A Mysterious 3,000-Year-Old Castle Has Been Found Under a Lake in Turkey

Sometimes legends are true.<p>Sunken cities are typically the stuff of legend, but at the end of last year archaeologists found the real thing hiding …

Charles Manson Dies at 83; Wild-Eyed Leader of a Murderous Crew

Charles Manson, one of the most notorious murderers of the 20th century, who was very likely the most culturally persistent and perhaps also the most inscrutable, died on Sunday in a hospital in Kern County, Calif., north of Los Angeles. He was 83 and had been behind bars for most of his life.<p>The …

Crime

World's first human head transplant a success, controversial scientist claims

The world's first human head transplant has allegedly been performed on a corpse in an 18 hour operation which successfully connected the spine, nerves and blood vessels of two people.<p>The operation was carried out by a team led by Dr Xiaoping Ren of Harbin Medical University, China, who last year …

Surgeons find parasite unlike any they've seen in body of defector shot 5 times while escaping North Korea

South Korean surgeons operating on a North Korean defector who ran across the Demilitarized Zone between the two countries under a hail of gunfire on Monday have found a parasite in the man's stomach unlike any other they had seen.<p>The defector, who was shot five times, remained in critical …

BenQ made a surprisingly inexpensive 4K HDR projector

‘Inexpensive’ is a relative term here<p>Projectors are actually pretty good these days — just ask former <i>Verge</i> editor Chris Plante — but if you want 4K, you’re probably looking at price tags that are around 10 times what a 4K TV costs.<p>Far cheaper than most of the other 4K projectors around<p>BenQ’s latest …