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China May Be Selling Armed Drones to Jordan

Will the Wing Loong UAV soon be flying over Amman? Not if one congressman, and his largest campaign donor, have anything to do with it.<p>Jordan, one of …

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A South African Architect Created A Stunning House In Just 183 Square Feet Of Space

Tiny, sustainable living is becoming a more and more attractive solution to the problems of urban living.<p>So architects like the Johannesburg-based …

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Stunning Weave House Located on the Coast of Spain by A-cero

Located off the Mediterranean coast of Spain is the <i>Weave House</i>, a residential project designed by architects A-cero. The single family home occupies over 10,000 square feet of space and is divided into three storeys. Its eye-catching facade features striking white lines that wrap around the …

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This Site Shows Who Is Hacking Whom Right Now — And The US Is Getting Hammered

U.S.-based computer security firm Norse has released a real-time animated map that illustrates ongoing cyberattacks around the world. Without a doubt, the U.S. is getting constantly hammered by hackers.<p>In just 45 minutes, the U.S. was the victim of 5,840 cyberattacks.<p>The Norse map does not …

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An Unconventional House with an Asymmetrical Floor Plan

631 Mansfield, designed by Amit Apel Design, is anything but a typical house. First, you’re guided through and across the yard to experience the …

Living Rooms

Modern Residence in Silicon Valley, California

The OZ Residence in Silicon Valley, California by Swatt Miers Architects.<p>The team of Swatt Miers Architects has completed this modern residence in …

A House Renovated to Focus on the View

House Lam sits on a rocky plot of land in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, South Africa with unbelievable views of the city’s skyline. It began as a …

Architecture

French honor 34 World War II vets at West Point

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Almost 70 years after Joseph Federico was wounded and captured in the hedgerows of France, he was personally thanked Friday …

Modern "Aviator's Villa" Designed for a Retired Airline Pilot

How great would it be to have a house that's centered around your passion? New York-based firm Urban Office Architecture designed <i>Aviator's Villa</i> for a retired airline pilot and used the idea of flight as a catalyst for their design. The exterior of the home is envisioned as a composition of …

SPARROW LED Task Light

Like a bird on a wire, the <i>Sparro</i>w light almost floats in the air. Its conductive supporting structure is reduced to a minimum. The head features an …

Chinese Drones Soon Flying Over Saudi Arabia

On April 19, 2104, Saudi Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz meet with People's Liberation Army Deputy Chief of Staff Lt. General Wang Guanzhong to sign a contract for an unspecified amount of Pterodactyl unmanned aerial systems ( aka drones). Also referred to as Wing Loong, the Chinese Mandarin word …

Cold War Spy-Satellite Images Unveil Lost Cities

Cold War reconnaissance photos triple the number of known archaeology sites across the Middle East.<p>A study of Cold War spy-satellite photos has tripled the number of known archaeological sites across the Middle East, revealing thousands of ancient cities, roads, canals, and other ruins.<p>In recent …

Future smart phones could be printed on your clothes | Kurzweil

Schematic of a proposed spaser comprising an optically pumped carbon nanotube located above a square graphene nanoflake resonator and generating …

NASA's next spacesuit is this glowing hunchback chosen by online voters

Last month, NASA asked people to vote for their favorite out of three possible designs for the outer shell of its Z-2 spacesuit. The winner has just been announced: 63 percent of voters felt very strongly about the aqua-blue enhanced "technology" design, which resembles the costumes in the classic …

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Invention Awards 2014: Seal Combat Wounds In 15 Seconds

A pocket-size invention that could save lives<p>When bullets or shrapnel strike a soldier, standard first aid calls for stuffing gauze as deep as five inches into a wound and applying pressure. If bleeding hasn’t stopped after three minutes, the old gauze is pulled out—and new gauze shoved in.<p>There’s …