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Falcon Heavy Vs. Saturn V

Its an Epic Rocket Battle! Or a Clash of the Titans, if you will. Except that in this case, the titans are the two of the heaviest rockets the world …

Space Travel

What a Formula 1 Driver Actually Sees During a Full-Speed Lap

Eye tracking technology lets us see a lap through the eyes of Formula 1 driver Nico Hulkenberg.<p>We already know what the view looks like from the driver's seat of a Formula 1 car, but what do F1 drivers actually focus on while they're driving a full-speed lap?<p>Thanks to the fine people at <i>Tobii</i>, a …

Amazon robot challenge winner counts on deep learning AI

Amazon's robot Picking Challenge is back for a second year, and it's clear that the competition has learned a lot in that time... in more ways than one. The Netherlands' TU Delft won both parts of the challenge (stowing and picking warehouse items) with a robot that relied on the combination of …

Unlocking Your Parental Intelligence -- Changing Your Parenting Life Style

Why do children do what they do? What's on their minds? How can parents know their child's inner world?<p>Do you ever wonder why your child behaves the way she does? How many times in a single day do you ask yourself, "Why did she do that?" Even little things can throw you.<p>Your three-year-old lies …

Parenting

Rarely seen images from the Walt Disney Archives

Unseen Disney archives<p>A never-before-opened look at the legendary studio<p>c. 1932<p>To celebrate Walt Disney’s 114th birthday on Dec. 5, 2015, Disney is …

Walt Disney Company

MIT scientists have charted a course for Mars that they say beats NASA's by a landslide

It's a very different plan than the NASA astronauts in the latest sci-fi action film "The Martian" take.<p>Moreover, it's not what the real NASA describes in their outline for human exploration of Mars, called the Mars Design Reference Architecture 5.0.<p>But the US space agency might want to reconsider …

Space Exploration

All OMEGA Seamaster Watches Worn By James Bond - An Overview

Every couple of years we are treated on a new James Bond movie. Young and old look forward to see what kind of mission impossible Bond has to …

The Best Book About Fatherhood

Fatherhood

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Alton Brown’s Other Obsession: Vintage Watches

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Alton Brown

14 Signed Moonwatch Casebacks Telling The Story Of Gemini and Apollo Missions

A few weeks ago we reported about the amazing collection and historical collection of signed Moonwatch casebacks by a Speedmaster and space mission …

Aspiring Astronaut Photographs the ISS From 40 Thousand Feet Up

Did you know you could spot the International Space Station from an airplane? Neither did I! But photographer and aspiring astronaut Trevor Mahlmann …

The ISS Photobombed This Photographer's Perseid Meteor Shower Shoot

Dutch photographer Albert Dros just wanted to capture some meteors against the Milky Way—instead, he accidentally captured the ISS’s orbit around the …

Cast Lego Minifig Candles Using Sugru

Indulge your sadistic Lego minifig-burning impulses by making your own minifig candles. <i>Make:</i> magazine contributor Jude Pullen has a great writeup on how to cast your own candles with a wick, wax, and a simple, reusable Sugru mold. And since I imagine that candles this small won’t burn long, you’ll …

How a cartoon beagle rejuvenated NASA's safety program

The Flying Ace, a.k.a. Snoopy the beloved beagle from Charles M. Schulz's comic strip <i>Peanuts</i>, didn't just fly planes. He also flew to the moon.<p>In …

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An extremely clear aerial view of 1955 Tomorrowland. http://t.co/iVUbsRWLX4

This Woman’s Viral Rant Against Sharks Is The Only Summer Safety Lesson You Need

"Don't go in the ocean, the ocean is the shark's house," says Veronica-Pooh Poleate in her Facebook video that has now been viewed over 10 million times.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook

No small feat: 'Ant-Man' wins over critics

As perhaps befits a movie about a superhero who can shrink to insectoid scale and return to normal size in the blink of an eye, expectations for Marvel Studios'<p>"Ant-Man"have shifted wildly during the course of its scrambled production process.<p>Originally developed by genre-savvy filmmaker<p>Edgar …

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iPhone fandom is now a marketing ploy

Places in line in front of the Apple Store have become monetizable billboard opportunities<p>Six days before Apple is expected to <i>announce</i> a new iPhone that probably won't be available for purchase for another 10 days after that, at least four people have already gotten in line in front of the Apple …

Robo Brain Project Wants To Turn the Internet into a Robotic Hivemind

Robo Brain isn’t exactly feasting on the internet. That implies a level of choice, or agency. What’s happening to Robo Brain is closer to force-feeding, as researchers from four different universities regularly cram its cloud-based computational system with data collected from the internet. So far, …

Robotics

Hawaii's spectacular ocean waves – in pictures

Hawaiian photographer Clark Little gets to the heart of the action and shoots ocean waves in Oahu as they roll over him

Apollo 11 Flight Log, July 16, 1969: Launch Day

Straining against Earth's gravity, the powerful Saturn V rocket took off 45 years ago today (July 16) carrying the first astronauts that would set …

Artificial intelligence startup Vicarious collects $40 million from tech elites

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / StudioSmart<p>It has been a big year for artificial intelligence. Google bought DeepMind in January for …