Carol Lapinski- Erdie

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Apple wants to embed stretchable displays in your clothes

It sounds like science fiction, but Apple has created a method for making stretchable displays. This means that, instead of your computer being in your pocket or on your wrist, it could be made into your shirt.<p>Phones with flexible displays are expected in the next year or so, but these are just …

Smartwatches

Plutonium Was Stolen From the Back of a Van at a Texas Marriott

More than a year later, state and federal officials don’t know where the plutonium—one of the most valuable and dangerous substances on earth—is.<p><i>By</i> …

Nuclear Energy

Gold Coast sunbather pushes for drone laws after image of her in a g-string ended up on a billboard

'My son is so embarrassed!' Mortified mother pushes for new drone laws after photo of her sunbaking in a G-string ended up on a real estate</b> …

Real Estate

‘Outlander’ Costume Designer Terry Dresbach Leaving the Show

For four seasons, <i>Outlander</i> costume designer Terry Dresbach has designed the costumes of Jamie and Claire and the myriad of other characters that have …

Scotland

Formula E Race Showcases Electric Batteries of the Future

The FIA Formula E racing series, pitting electricity-powered cars against each other, will end its season in Brooklyn this weekend. The race will …

Electric Vehicles

Catalyzing Innovation via Centers, Labs, and Foundries

The cornerstone of collaboration is based on knowledge transfer; sharing of research tools, methodologies and findings; and sometimes combining mutual funding resources to meet shortfalls necessary to build prototypes and commercialize technologies.<p>Collaborations often involve combinations of …

Innovation

Ask the Captain: Does Air Force One refuel in flight?

<b>Question: When Air Force One makes a long trip such as from Singapore to Washington, D.C., does it refuel in air? What is the range of a 747?</b><p><b>– Dean Flanders, Layton, Utah</b><p>Answer: The Air Force carefully limits the information about the specifics of an Air Force One flight. So if there were an aerial …

Aviation

Tesla To Take Brief Break After Setting Model 3 Production Record

<b>Give me a break.</b>Afterweeks months of pushing hard to reach a burst run rate of 5,000 Model 3 sedans, the Tesla team could use a bit of a break. And, …

Tesla

This is pretty much everyone’s favorite new iPhone feature in iOS 12

When Apple first unveiled its new iOS 12 software during its WWDC 2018 keynote event, many Apple fans seemed a bit disappointed. Thanks to all the …

iOS

Micron shares plummet after China bans chip sales

<b>What just happened?</b> US semiconductor giant Micron has had sales of its chips temporarily banned in China by one of the country’s courts. Taiwanese …

Micron

Tesla engineering leader Doug Field has left the company

Tesla's senior vice president of engineering, Doug Field, is leaving the company for good after previously stepping away for what the company had …

Tesla

First Look At Tesla Model 3 With White Seats

How in the heck did she get a Tesla Model 3 with white seats?If you follow <i>LikeTesla</i> or tuned in to a few of our previous shares, you can likely …

Tesla Model 3

Excessive Iron in the Brain May Be a Factor in Alzheimer's Disease

Researchers say a type of iron called magnetite shows up in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s. Figuring out why could lead to new treatments for …

Dementia

How to remove cortisol from the body naturally

When a person is stressed, the adrenal glands release the steroid hormone cortisol.<p>Cortisol is the body's primary stress hormone, and it plays a role …

Wellness

The Dark World Of USAF Special Ops Air Refuelers And Their Modified KC-135RT Tankers

We talk to an elite group of specially trained airmen that fuel low flying special operations aircraft in total darkness and in radio silence.<p>U.S. …

Military

Tesla made 5,031 Model 3s in a week

Tesla's ultimate fate, and Elon Musk's reputation has hinged on being able to produce 5,000 units of the Model 3 in a single week. Once that goal was hit, the company could finally shrug off the accusation that it was a billionaire's plaything, out of its depth and unable to compete with Big Auto. …

Tesla

Exclusive: Tesla hits Model 3 manufacturing milestone, hours after...

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) nearly produced 5,000 Model 3 electric sedans in the last week of its second quarter, with the final car rolling off the assembly line on Sunday morning, several hours after the midnight goal set by Chief Executive Elon Musk, two workers at the factory …

Tesla

Tesla wants former employee's data from Dropbox and Facebook

The saga of Tesla and its case against former employee (and alleged saboteur) Martin Tripp continues this week with a subpoena against tech companies that include Facebook and Dropbox, which was granted yesterday. Specifically, Tesla is trying to gather all the data that Tripp allegedly uploaded …

Tesla

LG to supply 2 to 4 million OLED displays for Apple, likely for rumored 6.5-inch iPhone

Apple’s reliance on Samsung to supply OLED displays for iPhones may be easing up. The development is an important one for potentially reducing the cost to manufacture the premium priced iPhones.<p><i>Bloomberg</i> reports that Apple is close to adding LG as a second OLED display supplier for iPhones:<p>Apple …

Mobile Technology

Battery Expert: Tesla Model 3 has 'most advanced large scale lithium battery ever produced'

Posted on June 27, 2018 by Iqtidar Ali<p>Tesla's quest for a fantastic future consistently delivers surprising breakthroughs within the auto sector — …

Tesla

Elon Musk Doesn’t Work Alone. These Are Tesla’s Other Key Leaders

By Dana Hull and Demetrios Pogkas<p>There was a rare moment at Tesla’s annual shareholder meeting in early June when Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk …

Tesla

California wildfires force authorities to order thousands to evacuate

<b>CLEARLAKE OAKS, Calif. --</b> Wind-driven wildfires destroyed buildings and threatened hundreds of others as they raced across dry brush in rural …

California Wildfires

Massive overhaul to keep Air Force C-130 flying for 80 years into 2030s

The Air Force plans to fly its war-tested 1950s-era C-130 aircraft well into the 2030s and beyond through a sweeping, multi-pronged technical overhaul, designed to enable the propeller-flown aircraft to perform its high-risk troop transport and combat support missions for decades to come.<p>While …

Aviation

Kayaker paddles with a dozen great white sharks off coast near Santa Cruz

A kayaker who paddled among a dozen young great white sharks, some as long as 13 feet, off Aptos beach Saturday says she wasn't scared of the white-belled fish with mouths full of daggers.<p>"I felt at home," says Nicolle Otman. "It's a pretty humbling and relaxing experience."<p>Marine biologist and …

Santa Cruz

Implantable 3D-printed organs could be coming sooner than you think

At MBC Biolabs, an incubator for biotech startups in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood, a team of scientists and interns working for the small startup Prellis Biologics have just taken a big step on the path toward developing viable 3D-printed organs for humans.<p>The company, which was founded in …

3D Bioprinting

New York Times bombshell on own reporter reveals Ali Watkins dated second potential source

The New York Times published a damaging feature about its own reporter, revealing new details of Ali Watkins’ affair with former Senate Intelligence Committee aide James A. Wolfe in addition to the bombshell that she dated anotherIntelligence Committee staffer.<p>Earlier this month, a shock indictment …

Journalism

Funny Pictures – June 23, 2018

It’s the weekend, mother cluckers! <br>viaNew weather issue to worry about? <br>viaSo my daughter sent home the best camp letter ever. <br>viaOrigami channel. …

Spock

SpaceX just sold the US Air Force the cheapest enormous rocket it’s ever bought

SpaceX has won its first contract to launch a classified military satellite on its Falcon Heavy rocket, beating out rival United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin and Boeing.<p>The launch contract will cost the US Air Force $130 million, far less than the $350 million average cost of …

Space Travel

Tesla Built an Assembly Line Inside a Tent for Making Model 3 Cars

Tesla has had its share of challenges this year, but credit CEO Elon Musk for his resourcefulness whenever his company is presented with an …

Tesla

Heroism: How a Young U.S. Air Force B-1B Bomber Crew Saved an Aircraft and Crew Lives

New Bomber Crew Stayed with Aircraft After Ejection Seat Failed. In a stunning story of split-second decision-making under pressure, heroic, selfless …

Military