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Get High On Music With These Headphones, Literally

June 6, 2018 Photographer George Nebieridze’s Pictographic Guide To Berlin’s Techno Underground<p>June 4, 2018 Born In Flamez’s 10-Track Guide To The Golden Age Of UK Grime<p>June 1, 2018 How Dortmund’s Oma Doris Club Is Keeping The City’s Underground House Scene Moving<p>May 31, 2018 15 Leftfield House And …

Headphones

Lily's selfie drone racks up $34 million in pre-orders

Pre-orders for Lily's smart camera drone have reached $34 million, equaling 60,000 units according to <i>Forbes</i>. The so-called "selfie drone" is slated …

Drones

‘Alien megastructure’ could explain mysterious new Kepler results

There’s a new mystery in the universe and it goes by the name KIC 8462852. It is a star approximately 1500 light years away from the Earth, and displays a strange pattern of dimming that has astronomers scratching their heads.<p>With many natural causes apparently ruled out, there is even the …

Penn State

A Drug Meant For Narcolepsy Can Boost Brain Function

In addition to keeping you awake<p>In 1998, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the drug modafinil as a treatment for narcolepsy, a condition in which the brain has trouble regulating its sleep-wake cycle that results in sudden “sleep attacks” where a person falls asleep at unwanted or …

Our Earth and Baby Earth smashed out the moon

A paper has been published this week which suggests that our moon was created when a tiny Earth collided with our much larger Earth millions of years …

Bolt electric skateboard claimed "world's smallest and lightest"

Gizmag has covered a fair few electric skateboards over the years and it has to be said that they do tend to be on the bulky or large side. The …

Off-Road Toys for Grown-Up Boys

Remember when you and Dad slapped together that go-kart with some metal tubing and an old lawnmower engine? Yeah, neither do we. But the kid down the …

Living in: The world’s happiest places

The world’s top five happiest countries, all of which fall in northern Europe, have cities that delight residents with old town charm, cultural offerings and easy access to nature.<p>If, as Tolstoy wrote in Anna Karenina, happy families are all alike, what about happy countries?<p>The World Happiness …

Introducing The G-Shock MR-G: The Future Of Advanced Luxury Timepieces

<i>D’Marge travelled to Baselworld 2015 as a guest of G-Shock Australia.</i><p>A trip to Baselworld is a dream for any serious watch enthusiast. For one week …

Take an incredible drone flight through the world's biggest cave

At a length of some 9 kilometres (5.6 miles), Hang Sơn Đoòng in Vietnam, near the Laos border, is the largest known cave in the world. Inside is a large, fast-flowing river; its own microclimate; a chamber 5 kilometres (3.1 miles) long, 200 metres (660 feet) high and 150 metres (490 feet) wide; and …

Drones

4 Full-Size Pickup Trucks with Full-Size Bragging Rights

They say one can learn a great deal about someone from the car they drive…especially if that car is a truck. Predominantly American and chosen for …

Nasa finds evidence of a vast ancient ocean on Mars

A massive ancient ocean once covered nearly half of the northern hemisphere of Mars making the planet a more promising place for alien life to have gained a foothold, Nasa scientists say.<p>The huge body of water spread over a fifth of the planet’s surface, as great a portion as the Atlantic covers …

European Space Agency

Homer Simpson almost discovered the Higgs boson before any scientist

Some may refer to <i>The Simpsons</i> as "genius" but nobody expected this.<p>A new book titled <i>The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets</i> claims that …

Physics

Miniature Street Art Installations Take Over London

Street artist Slinkachu's idyllic scenes play out in puddles and street cracks.<p>Street artist Slinkachu’s work is best viewed under a magnifying glass: a lady swings on a matchstick, children play in the pool made from melting popsicle juice, and a couple crosses a river of Sprite. In an upcoming …

Art

Apple Shows The Only Camera You Need Is In Your Pocket

Apple today launched a new advertising campaign — during Samsung’s Galaxy S6 keynote — that highlights photos shot by users around the world on the iPhone 6.<p>Instead of using marketing images, Apple went out and found the best shots taken on the iPhone 6 by everyday people. It gathered pictures from …

How NBA Defenses Got Turned Inside Out

Forget protecting the rim—now defense in the pros is all about guarding the perimeter<p>For generations, the key to playing great team defense in the NBA was simple: having a great center.<p>From Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Hakeem Olajuwon, fearsome big men were almost …

A Look inside the $48.5 Million USD Triplex in the Heritage at Trump Place

A Saudi prince recently put his luxurious 10,500-square-foot triplex — located inside the Heritage<p>A Saudi prince recently put his luxurious 10,500-square-foot triplex — located inside the Heritage at Trump Place — up for sale at an astounding price of $48.5 million USD. Mapped by architect Javier …

Inside the Shop of the Last Great American Watchmaker

The greatest timepieces in the world come from Switzerland. And Amish country.<p>On the corner of a nondescript block in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is a bank, or what used to be a bank. Now it is the home of Roland G. Murphy Watch Company, the country's only truly independent elite watchmaker. …

Snowden’s Revenge: New Mega-Spying Project Revealed

A giant cellphone surveillance program is just one of the dark NSA secrets being dragged out into the light, thanks to a certain whistleblower and a …

Surveillance

The $1 Million USD Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG

The Mercedes-Benz G63 is one the most powerful vehicles offered by the German automaker, and<p>The Mercedes-Benz G63 is one the most powerful vehicles offered by the German automaker, and arguably on the market as a whole. The luxurious yet rugged G-Wagen exceeds many of the requirements needed for …

Dinosaurs on LSD?

A hallucinogenic fungus, perfectly preserved in amber, suggests that the fungus, the grasses it lived on, and grass-eating dinosaurs co-existed for …

What He Started Doing at 14 Made Him One of the Fittest Guys in the NFL

These 3 strategies changed Steve Weatherford's life, and they could do the same for you<p>To punt a football in the National Football League, you need a leg that kicks like a nitroglycerine-powered pendulum. Steve Weatherford, who airs out pigskins for the New York Giants, has that. He has a Super …

Fitness

View from above: Anthony Davis sits atop the basketball world

<i>Editor's note: In honor of the NBA 2015 All-Star Game, American Express is launching PIVOT, an innovative feature on NBA.com that allows fans to see</i> …

29 Seriously Cool Snow Sculptures That Will Make You Want Another Storm

~Blizzard wizards.~

The ZBoard 2 Is the Ultimate Weight-Sensing Electric Skateboard

For the times when it’s too far to walk but driving seems ridiculous, there’s the ZBoard 2. A few years ago, the original ZBoard weight-sensing …

NASA Eyes Mission to Jupiter's Ice Ocean Moon

The king of planets swings into view, as destination mission starts.<p>Jupiter's mysterious moon Europa, famed for its role in <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>, may soon host an intense search for life.<p>The White House this week presented a 2016 U.S. budget that includes $30 million in funding for the development …

Astronomy

Raising the Brow

It didn’t look like a spectacular NBA play. Most people just saw a power forward making a typical eight-footer off the glass. But for two men in the …

Basketball

LOOK: Rob Gronkowski gets wild at postgame Super Bowl party

No one does a postgame Super Bowl party like Rob Gronkowski.<p>Thanks to the Patriots Super Bowl win, the Rob Gronkowski offseason party tour has …