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The End Of Passwords? This Bracelet Unlocks Computers And Doors With Your Heartbeat

Bionym’s Nymi offers a glimpse of the future of wearable biometric authentication.<p>This much we can all agree on: Passwords suck.<p>With that in mind, companies are hard at work developing other forms of user-friendly authentication. Fingerprinting is already being used to unlock iPhones and the PayPal …

Information Systems

This Micro Apartment Transforms When You Push A Button To Give You More Space

The Swiss Army knife of apartment designs provides 1,000 square feet of living space in an apartment half the size.<p>As cities get more crowded and more expensive, tiny apartments keep getting smaller. And while transformable, space-saving rooms aren’t new–even Thomas Jefferson had an early version …

First hint of 'life after death' in biggest ever scientific study

Death is a depressingly inevitable consequence of life, but now scientists believe they may have found some light at the end of the tunnel.<p>The largest ever medical study into near-death and out-of-body experiences has discovered that some awareness may continue even after the brain has shut down …

Breakthrough fibre optic technology can transfer the entire internet in a single glass strand

A new type of fibre optic cable developed by researchers in the US and Netherlands has smashed data transfer records, managing to squeeze 255 …

Atlantic Ocean

City of the future sinks into the ocean

Japanese firm devises plan for an Ocean Spiral community that descends nine miles to the seabed<p>With dry land increasingly at a premium, a Japanese construction company has come up with a plan to sink a spiralling city into the depths of our oceans.<p>Each Ocean Spiral will be home to about 5,000 …

Engineering

Energy from dry ice could power human colonies on Mars

A mission to Mars has captured the public's imagination and the possibility of making that second small step has never seemed so close. Current NASA …

Why Artificial Intelligence Will Not Obliterate Humanity

It's not smart enough to turn sinister<p>Elon Musk is terrified of artificial intelligence (AI). The founder of SpaceX and Tesla Motors predicts it’ll soon be "potentially more dangerous than nukes," and recently he gave $10 million toward research to "keep AI beneficial." Stephen Hawking has likewise …

Artificial Intelligence

Google Filed A Patent For A Wearable To Zap Cancer

A closer look at Google's plan to attack diseases by putting tiny particles into your body.<p>Google's plans for a wearable that would zap harmful particles in the body are shaping up.<p>In a recently issued patent application, Google provided details on a novel medical treatment that would involve …

NASA Chief Scientist Is Sure We'll Find Alien Life Within 20 Years

The truth is out there<p>NASA is certain: We’re not alone in this universe.<p>Speaking at a public panel on Tuesday in Washington D.C., NASA scientists discussed the likelihood of finding organic life in our solar system. Given the surprising number of oceans residing throughout our celestial home, they …

The car of the future — the very near future — might be driven by the wind

In a city bursting with 20th century history and 21st century glitz, the scrap of Berlin I’ve found myself in on a grey winter’s morning is the definition of ordinary, an American-style mini-mart /gas station where my companions and I are ordering bad coffee to a soundtrack of generic schmaltzy pop.<p>…

Renewable Energy

Pharmacogenetics: What It Is and Why You Need to Know

<b>Changing the Future of Health Care</b><p>When the human genetic code was cracked about 10 years ago,it brought with it the expectation of immediate application to human disease. Pronouncements that there would soon be a cure for cancer and heart diseaes, now that we knew the genes causing them were …

Genetics

Making contact with alien worlds could make us care more about our own

The Breakthrough Message competition aims to build a digital portrait of life on Earth. Making it could increase respect for the preciousness of life<p>The scientific search for extraterrestrial civilisations has languished for more than a decade, as the hunt for habitable planets and simpler forms of …

Universe

What Would It Be Like to Live on the Moon?

The idea of building a lunar outpost has long captured people's imaginations. But what would it really be like to live on the moon?<p>Space exploration …

The Birth Of Your Four Legged Adventure Mobile – Expedition Portal

Thinking About Getting a Truck Camper - Some Things to Consider

Home » Thinking About Getting a Truck Camper – Some Things to Consider<p>Thinking About Getting a Truck Camper – Some Things to Consider<p>Thinking about …

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7 Ex-Military Vehicles On eBay That Would Dominate Fury Road

<i>"As the world fell it was hard to know who was more crazy. Me...or everyone else."—Max Rockatanski,</i> <b>Mad Max: Fury Road</b><p>If you ever find yourself trying …

Devolro Diablo Toyota Tundra Expedition Truck

When a regular off-the-lot truck just won't cut it, it's time to go custom. But instead of spending tons of time piecing together the right parts, …

Off-roading

How To Build A World Ready Rig - The Build

Share Email Comments<p>The Heimbigners prepare a Ford F550, Phoenix Custom Camper, 100 gallons of water, 130 gallons of diesel, and 8,000 pounds of toys …

Autoblog: New Cars, Used Cars for Sale, Car Reviews and News

Six weeks after Mercedes-Benz announced it would not attend the 2019 Detroit Auto Show, BMW has done the same. The Munich automaker provided a …

The Shaman 8x8 All-Terrain Vehicle Will Destroy Everything In Its Path

Avtoros Shaman 8×8 All-Terrain Vehicle<p>Posted in Rides<p>There’s all-terrain vehicles, and then there’s the Avtoros Shaman 8×8 all-terrain vehicle – the …

Why the Apple Watch is flopping

<i>By Mark Wilson</i><p>The Apple Watch, despite years of hype before it was even announced, appears to be flopping after all.<p>It wasn't a good sign when Apple announced shortly before the Watch release that they weren't going to be breaking out sales numbers. Now, a new report from third-party analysts Slice …

Trying the iOS 9 public beta is easier than you think

Apple isn’t releasing iOS 9 until this fall, but if you can’t wait for a taste of the new iPhone and iPad software, the public beta holds an easy …

NFL: Manning's single-season passing record will stand

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gets to keep his single-season passing record.<p>Elias Sports Bureau, the NFL's official statistician, has decided that the "fairest resolution" to a dispute about a 7-yard completion to Eric Decker in Sunday's win against Oakland was to consider the play as a …

NFL: Refs missed call on Chargers

The NFL has acknowledged that the playoff-bound San Diego Chargers should have been penalized on the final play of regulation in Sunday's game …

NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand at Season's End?

After four months of fast-paced action, the 2013 NFL regular season is over. And with the end of Week 17 comes the end of the year for 20 teams that didn't qualify for the postseason. Now 12 teams move on in a win-or-go-home bracket that is sure to be exciting over the next month.<p>But as the season …

NFL

The Future According To Samsung

The following concept video shows how that could happen.<p>The video touches on a concept called "The Internet Of Things," which is a term people in the tech industry like to throw around when they talk about connecting everyday objects to the Internet. It may sound a little like the Jetsons today, …

Tech Industry