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Delight or Horrify Your Friends By Cramming a DIY Alexa Into a Teddy Ruxpin

It’s easy enough to build your own Amazon Echo with a Raspberry Pi, but if you really want to step things up, Tinkernut shows you how to hook one of …

Raspberry Pi

The Rock is sharing his kickass bodybuilding workouts for the world to try

Yes, Dwayne Johnson's life is pretty epic. It's also gotta be totally exhausting.<p>Case in point: His workout routine.<p>After raising eyebrows and …

The Scale Of Aircraft Carrier Maintenance Is Ridiculous

The <i>Nimitz,</i> deployed in 1975, is the oldest U.S. Navy aircraft carrier in service today. Just keeping a small boat alive in salt water that long takes …

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Hack This: Become a Command Line Assassin

One of your operating system's most powerful tools is more accessible than you think.<p>No matter what kind of cluttered, icon-littered hellscape your filesystem happens to be, take heart that your computer provides a pristine alternate reality in the form of its command line interface. Essentially, …

A Helpful Six-Note Method That Teaches Beginners How Play a Guitar Solo In Only Five Minutes

In 2015, guitarist Steve Stine of GuitarZoom offered a really helpful way to help beginning guitarists grasp the basics of guitar soloing. Calling it …

Guitar

How could this happen on a flight?

TRAVELLING is tedious at the best of times, but some people are shaming plane passengers for their inconsiderate behaviour. And it’s hilarious.

Flying

Time Freeze Protect your Window PC from Virus and Unwanted Changes

Time Freeze in your Computer saves your Computer from Virus, Malware, and Unwanted Changes. Toolwiz Time Freeze is a must have window software tool …

Homebuilt (DIY) CNC router - Arduino based (GRBL)

Already for a few months or even years, I was planning to build my own CNC milling machine. Now I decided it was time to do it! I read a lot about …

Arduino

Turning victims into survivors with ‘100 Deadly Skills’

With this manual and some common household items, you too could survive anything. <i>(Photo: Kevin Kane)</i><p>Using his two decades of experience as a Navy …

Self Defense

Complete C++ Programming Step-By-Step Tutorial

Complete C++ Programming : Step-By-Step Tutorial <br>Duration: 1h 1m | Video: h264, yuv420p, 1280x720 30fps | Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, 1 ch | 1.1 GB <br>Genre: …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

Bill Murray

Good guy NASA just released over 1,200 patents to tech startups, free of charge

As the foremost aeronautics and space organization in the world, NASA has amassed an absolutely huge collection of patents over the years. These …

Startups

Brains of Introverts Reveal Why They Prefer Being Alone

Human faces may hold more meaning for socially outgoing individuals than for their more introverted counterparts, a new study suggests.<p>The results …

Psychology

Tall vs short: Which is it better to be?

Is bigger better, or do the best things really come in small packages?<p>Your height is a simple biological fact that you can do little to change, yet it may be influencing your destiny in ways you didn’t realise. BBC Future combed through the evidence to size up its impact on everything from your …

Winston Churchill

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The world’s nitrogen fixation, explained

Yale University scientists may have cracked a part of the chemical code for one of the most basic, yet mysterious, processes in the natural world — …

50 new photos by Sivakumar Murugesan

Teach Yourself About Electronics With These Awesome Projects

You’ve undoubtedly heard the story about Ahmed Mohamed, a high school student who was arrested for bringing a clock he built to school, to share with …

Arduino

Hacking sleep: Meet the transhumanists making sleep obsolete

Not everyone wants to sleep in. A growing transhumanism community wants to sleep less, and better, and they’re going to great lengths to make it …

Singularity

Is another human living inside you?

You may think your body and mind are your own. In fact, you are a fusion of many organisms - including, potentially, another person. Words by David Robson, photography by Ariko Inaoka.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year.</i> <i>Browse the full list.</i><p><i>-</i><p>Once …

Genetics

8 tricks for remembering everything you read

But just because forgetting is a human phenomenon doesn't mean you should simply accept it. In fact, there are plenty of simple, creative strategies for retaining more of what you read — whether that's novels, news articles, or scientific textbooks.<p>To find out what some of those techniques are, we …

28 new photos by Sivakumar Murugesan

Top 10 Algorithm books Every Programmer Should Read

Algorithms are language agnostic and any programmer worth their salt should be able to convert them to their language of choice. Unfortunately, I …

When Kim Suozzi, 23, died, doctors cut off her head, hoping that someday they’ll learn how to revive her mind

In the moments just before Kim Suozzi died of cancer at age 23, it fell to her boyfriend, Josh Schisler, to follow through with the plan to freeze …

Singularity

Why Walking Is Better Than Running

<i>By Paige Greenfield, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Photo by: Getty Images)</i><p>James O'Keefe, 58, is a cardiologist at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute in Kansas City, MO. A self-proclaimed "exercise enthusiast," O'Keefe says there was a time -- decades, in fact -- when he would routinely spend two to three …