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Our Incredible Immune System

The human body is a biological marvel. Tasked to protect it is our immune system, which is responsible for detecting and neutralizing a wide variety …

CreoPop lets you draw in three dimensions without that plastic smell

First TVs, then printers -- now even <i>pens</i> are producing content in 3D. It's truly a mad world, but at least our universe is still ripe for innovation. Introducing the CreoPop 3D Pen, a wieldable printing device that can "draw" objects into existence. It's not the first 3D pen we've come across (that …

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Psychologists Give People Control of Their Dreams Using Brain Stimulation. Really?

My dreams are often like a bad TV night - full of repeats that I've slept through many times before. Other people are luckier. Their dreams are more …

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 …

Top CG tips: how to make a render look more realistic

It is often the little details that make a CG render look more realistic, at least on a subconscious level. We are so used to looking at photographs …

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How the Biggest Scientific Discovery of the Year Was Kept a Secret

Author: Adam Mann. Adam Mann Science<p>Date of Publication: 03.20.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Great surprises in science don’t just …

Real-time artwork: 15 top tips and techniques

The enhanced power the next generation of gaming brings also means the scope of projects expanding, putting more pressure on the teams behind them. …

Get a Look at the 9/11 Museum, Finally Opening This Summer

When the September 11 Memorial Museum opens this spring in the footprints of the two fallen towers, it will confront a very tricky challenge: How do …

At 4.4 Billion Years Old, Oz Crystals Confirmed As World's Oldest

Scientists have used a powerful new technique to prove that some tiny crystals found in Western Australia are indeed the oldest known materials formed on Earth.<p>Back in 2001, scientists reported that one of the zircon crystals was about 4.4 billion years old — so old that not everyone believed …

Everything You Need to Know About the Bitcoin Protocol

<i>This research is courtesy of Sander Duivestein, professional speaker and trendwatcher at VINT, the International Research Institute of Sogeti, and Patrick Savalle, founder and technical director at Mobbr crowd payments.</i><p>Bitcoin is big news again. The digital cryptocurrency is on the frontpage of …