Rachel Corbin

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A Musician Animated His Own Music Video And It's Amazing

Philip Beaudreau, of Ambassadors of Earth (AOE), spent two years designing the visuals for 'I'm Right This Time.'<p>For some musicians, anything outside the realm of audio is left to another artist, like a photographer, filmmaker, or lighting engineer. Phil Beaudreau is not one of those musicians. The …

Animation

UK researchers tap into China's scientific powerhouse

<b>The UK government is to outline its plans to strengthen collaborative research between Britain and China.</b><p>The Science Minister, Jo Johnson, will give details while opening a joint UK-Chinese plant research centre just outside Shanghai.<p>Scientists at the centre will investigate new ways of growing …

Sustainability

Watch this full-sized BMW transform into a giant robot

The <i>Transformers</i> movies have really spoiled us when it comes to cars and trucks dynamically transforming into colossal robots, but that kind of thing …

5 Signs You're a Lot Smarter Than You Think

These surprising qualities and habits might indicate a higher intelligence.<p>Psychologist Dr. Jeremy Dean, founder and author of the popular website PsyBlog, caught my attention recently with an article about some really odd signs that suggest your IQ may be above average.<p>I went around the internet …

How the Maker of the EpiPen Made Government Its Ally

In most respects, Wednesday’s congressional hearing into Mylan Corp.’s steep price increases on the EpiPen followed an all-too-familiar script. Mylan’s C.E.O., Heather Bresch, was berated by legislators for the price hikes**,** and for her $18.9-million pay package. Bresch tried, feebly, to explain …

This is how 3-D bioprinting companies are transforming drug development

Let’s face it, cells generally like having company, forming communities with other cell types to make complete tissues. However, quite often, …

Quantum Teleportation Moves Out Of Lab As Scientists Achieve Long-Distance Information Transfer Via City Optic Fiber

In what is being hailed as a breakthrough in demonstrating the feasibility of quantum teleportation, two independent teams of scientists have …

'Water Bear' protein could shield human DNA from radiation

Tardigrades, aka 'water bears,' are microscopic organisms that survive in harsh environments from the antarctic to oxygenless space. They are so robust that Japanese scientists froze a group of them for 30 years and successfully revived two specimens. But to understand what makes these tiny …

Libs Cry Gun Control After Shooting, Then Two Survivors Shut Them Up in One Sentence

It took mere minutes after the shooting for liberals to start blaming the NRA and calling for gun control. These two survivors of the shooting just …

Gun Control

Kaep Defeated: Super Bowl Players Ring Death Knell for NFL Protests

Protest
Renewable Energy

Three Words: Chinese. Space. Station.

China just put another small space station into orbit—and by the 2020s they may replace the International Space Station. But private companies are …

Space Exploration

'Frequency' Offers a Possible Way for Us to Talk to the Dead

The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p><i>Frequency</i> — a series premiering October 5 on the CW inspired by the 2000 film …

Free Apps for Studying Japanese

<i>Obenkyo</i><p>This app teaches hiragana, katakana, and kanji. Users can test their ability through a variety of methods, such as writing or answering …

Language Learning