Sidharth Makhija

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3D printing could save US households $2,000 a year

US households could save up to $2,000 annually by 3D-printing products instead of purchasing from shops, a study has found.<p>Researchers at Michigan Technological University chose 20 everyday objects, including a garlic press, mobile phone accessories, shower head and the slightly strange choice of a …

3D Printing

Baking For Geeks: Learn How To Make a Cake That Looks Like Jupiter

Want to make the astronomy-loving person in your life very happy? Bake this spherical cake modeled after Jupiter, complete with layered insides …

Video Tutorials

New Zealand man creating Aston Martin replica on desktop 3D printer

When we first got a desktop 3D printer at Engadget headquarters, we made a Weighted Companion Cube. And then a Mario figure. What can we say? We like to start small. Ivan Sentch, a programmer living in Auckland, is a bit more ambitious with his projects -- he sat down and started printing a replica …

Chromecast vs. AirPlay: how do they compare?

Can Google finally take on one of Apple's best features?<p>Google's new Chromecast HDMI stick is a lot of things: it's a simple new way to bring internet video to your living room after the company stumbled with Google TV, it's a new platform for content creators like Netflix, and it's an interesting …

'Digital carjackers' are the worst sort of backseat drivers

Our vehicles are becoming more like consumer electronics -- more like mobile computers on wheels -- and a pair of "digital carjackers" demonstrated what happens when all of the tech beneath the sheet metal falls into mischievous hands.<p>More and more components of modern vehicles have begun to fall …

11 Incredibly Important Photos Of A Baby Covered In French Bulldog Puppies

YOU NEED TO SEE THESE PICTURES THEY ARE VERY IMPORTANT.

Puppies

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

Stereoscopic images from World War I animate the horrors of history

A Toronto photography and graphic design studio has acquired a camera and photographic slides that allow the viewer to experience World War I in 3D. The Verascope is a series of handheld stereoscopic cameras designed and built in the 19th century by Jules Richard, and this unit, which was owned by …

How algorithms rule the world

On 4 August 2005, the police department of Memphis, Tennessee, made so many arrests over a three-hour period that it ran out of vehicles to transport …

Spinal Posture & A Legless Lizard: SciShow Talk Show #13

Drop-dead, deliciously crushworthy cars (pictures)

In the last few weeks, Crave has salivated unashamedly over craveworthy goods, starting with fabulous phones and tablets made for Midas and followed by overwrought wristwatches and opulent home theater gear to die for. This week, we're looking at ridiculously fast and expensive cars that make our …

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Karim Nafani, Pilot, Photographs Views From The Cockpit (PHOTOS)

Here's a brief list of things we love: an empty beach, the city at dusk in the summer time, a sidewalk without lots of tourists, taking the train up the Hudson and, oh yea, super cool photos shot from an airplane's cockpit of the earth below.<p>Pilot and not-so-amateur photographer Karim Nafani (see …

Mysterious death of Yuri Gagarin, the first person in space, possibly solved after 45 years

The mysteries surrounding the death of Yuri Gagarin — the first human to ever travel into outer space — may finally have been solved thanks to fellow Russian cosmonaut Alexey Leonov. Gagarin's death in 1968 was the result of a plane crash, but just how he came to crash has been subject to …

10. 2006 Ferrari 599 GTO

Upon its introduction, the 599 GTB Fiorano was touted as one of the most beautiful of all Ferraris. While the overall shape remains very attractive, the fussy scoop-heavy styling details haven't aged all that well. The car pictured is a limited edition, high performance GTO model.

Bend it like Beckham! Manchester United's goalkeeping ace De Gea proves he's just as handy at the other end of the pitch

David De Gea finally cemented himself as Manchester United’s undisputed first-choice goalkeeper last season but the youngster has shown he is just as …

Soccer

How To See Your House From Space

How Samsung Got Big

The cellphones were stacked up high in the Gumi factory yard and more were coming out every minute. Phones, TVs, fax machines, and other gear shattered as it hit the concrete and Samsung CEO Kun-hee Lee and his board cracked the screens and cases with heavy hammers. Then they lit a bonfire and …

Look Inside BMW's Ultra-Green i3 Factory

PopMech takes a tour of the German production facility where BMW builds (what it hopes to be) the car of the future.<p>PopMech takes a tour of the German production facility where BMW builds (what it hopes to be) the car of the future.

How Does a Baby Giraffe Sleep?

Duh! With its eyes closed, of course! Take a look at these cute photos of baby giraffes sleeping, using their own bodies as pillows for their heads, …

Antikythera Mechanism: 2,000 Year Old Computer Used by Ancient Greeks

In the early 1900s, divers looking for sponges in the Antikythera area between Crete and Greece came upon one of the most mysterious discoveries the …

Seafloor

Wedding Photograph Features a Hungry T-Rex Chasing the Bridal Party

Here’s a fun wedding photo idea we’ve never seen before: dinosaur photobombing. Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based wedding photographer Quinn Miller …

Ghost Army: The Inflatable Tanks That Fooled Hitler

The Allies saved thousands of lives by embracing the artistry of war.<p>These props -- "advanced technology" as advanced technology -- were amazingly effective, doing what all good theater props will: setting a believable scene. The Ghost Army, some 1,100 men in all, ended up staging more than twenty …

Drive and fly seamlessly with this crazy remote control quadrocopter car

A PhD student has created a remote control flying car, and he's looking to fund the project on Kickstarter. Called "B," the vehicle functions as a regular four-wheeled RC, but housed within its wheels are four propellers that with the flick of a switch can generate enough lift to turn the B into a …

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