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Discovery of 1,700-year-old 'Mummified Aliens' in Peru's Nazca is NOT A HOAX, claims scientist [VIDEO]

These aliens were three-fingered humanoids, which clearly mean they are non-human.<p>The controversial discovery of five mummified aliens in Peru's …

An Alzheimer's Drug Has Been Shown to Help Teeth Repair Cavities Naturally

No fillings, no drills.<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called …

Dentistry

This ready-made tiny home can be shipped to any destination

There are those who work for months or even years to create a beautiful tiny home out of nothing, but if you don’t have time for all that, now you …

Why Doesn't Anime Use Flash Animation? - Answerman

<i>Montiel asks:</i><p>Why haven't [anime producers] tried to automate 2D animation further by using good ol flash instead of hand-drawing the inbetweens? I am …

Shigeru Miyamoto says Nintendo and Apple go together like Mario and Luigi

When Nintendo announced they’d be working with Apple to launch Super Mario Run on iPhone, the partnership made a lot of sense. After all, both companies share a similar arc in the history of their respective industries, each defining the early decades of the home gaming and computing industries, …

Miyamoto's Minecraft Regret

Remember, Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto doesn’t just make games, he plays them. And one that he’s liked a lot over the last few years has been …

Shigeru Miyamoto on Mario, 'Minecraft' and Working With Apple

Shigeru Miyamoto – the man responsible for creating Mario back in 1981– has been in the United States promoting the December 15th release of <i>Super</i> …

Apple Store

Tim Cook will meet with President-elect Donald Trump this week

Tim Cook is one of a number of tech executives who will meet with President-elect Donald Trump this week, a new report claims.<p>The meeting will take place at Trump Tower in Manhattan on Wednesday, and will also be attended by Alphabet CEO Larry Page, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, and Microsoft CEO …

Apple exploring the possibility of moving iPhone manufacturing to United States

Primary iPhone assemblers Foxconn and Pegatron are said to have been evaluating the ability of the company to shift production of Apple's mobile …

IBM Says Macs Are Up to $543 Less Expensive Than PCs Over Time

At the Jamf Nation User Conference yesterday, designed for IT management professionals, IBM VP of Workplace as a Service Fletcher Previn talked about IBM's decision to start letting employees choose between Windows or Mac machines, the cost of PCs vs. Macs, and the resulting changes to the …

Nvidia working with Apple on graphics for 'revolutionary' new Mac products

Though Apple's current Mac lineup relies on AMD graphics, a switch to Nvidia could be in the works for the MacBook Pro and beyond, if new job …

MacBook Pro

Tomorrow’s modular, upgradable consoles will be quicker …. and more confusing

The video game console market is changing rapidly. What used to be a safe five-to-seven year investment has become a disjointed waiting game to get …

PS4 Pro

12 simple facades for small homes

<i>Dynamite</i> <i>comes in small packages</i>, is a popular saying that is perfectly embodied in these twelve facades of houses designed by talented homify …

Dining Rooms

Exorcist director says Vatican allowed him to film real ceremony

The director of The Exorcist has revealed that he was allowed to film a real exorcism at the Vatican.<p>“I was invited by the Vatican exorcist this month to shoot and video an actual exorcism which … few people have ever seen and which nobody has ever photographed,” William Friedkin told a masterclass …

Horror

Steven Spielberg Thinks Virtual Reality Movies May Be "Dangerous" to Storytelling

<b>Virtual reality</b> technology has been making a comeback in a big way with the Oculus VR hitting shelves along with Samsung and PlayStation creating …

Virtual Reality

Experts Held a Secret Meeting to Consider Building a Human Genome From Scratch

Earlier this week, over a hundred scientists, lawyers, and entrepreneurs gathered to discuss the radical possibility of creating a synthetic human …

Genetics

Jon Stewart compares Hillary Clinton's 'inauthenticity' to the 'weird lag' of playing a PC game on a Mac

The former host of "The Daily Show" told Axelrod that some politicians render "their inauthenticity in real time," while others do so with a bit of a lag.<p>"It's like when you have a Mac and you want to play a Microsoft game on it and there's that weird lag. That's Hillary Clinton," Stewart said …

Why the iPad has never shipped with a calculator app

As crazy as it sounds given the wide range of use-cases Apple makes possible with the iPad, it has never shipped with a built-in calculator app. And, according to a recent post on Twitter from a user claiming to be an ex-Apple employee, we may finally have an explanation.<p>Shock horror: it involves …

Calculators

Thousands of Iraq, Afghan war vets sickened after working at 'burn pits'

Thousands of U.S. military personnel who served on bases in Iraq and Afghanistan recall the dense black smoke from burn pits where everything from IEDs to human waste was incinerated.<p>Now many have died, and more are gravely ill. Those battling a grim menu of cancers, as well as their loved ones and …

How the Impossible Becomes Possible

Arthur C. Clark insisted that any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. Yet most of us have to live in a world of …

Animation software used by Studio Ghibli is going open source

Toonz, the software that animators at Studio Ghibli used for classics like <i>Princess Mononoke</i>, is going open source. Italian studio Digital Video made a deal with Japanese media company Dwango, enabling Dwango to produce and release a free version of the tool, called OpenToonz, for the international …

Scientists find strongest biological material in the world in microscopic algae cells

American scientists have discovered the strongest biological material in the world in the shells of microscopic algae cells called diatoms.<p>A team of …

Engineering

Human Brain's Bizarre Folding Pattern Re-Created in a Vat

Scientists have discovered exactly how the human brain gets its crinkly, wrinkly appearance in utero.<p>It turns out that the huge explosion in the …

8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015

Memory erasing is just the beginning.<p>As the New Horizons spacecraft made its historic flight to Pluto and some scientists explored the far reaches of our solar system, others were making some incredible advances in their exploration of the inner workings of the mind.<p>Studies published this year shed …

'Star Wars' animator says 'I took LSD' while working on 'Return of the Jedi'

He started in stop-motion animation with the original 1977 "Star Wars," creating the masks of the Cantina aliens. That started a relationship with George Lucas that then branched out into work in visual effects on "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom," "RoboCop," and more recently the "Twilight" …

Superfast Computer Chip Transmits Data with Light

Researchers designed a chip that transfers data not with electrons but with photons—resulting in a potential 10-fold boost in speed. Christopher …

Taylor Swift Makes Chinese Food Taste Better, Says Science

Taylor Swift Makes Chinese Food Taste Better, Says ScienceSYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 28: Taylor Swift performs during her '1989' World Tour at ANZ …

The 3 Greatest Anime Music Videos Ever

If you’ve spent any amount of time on YouTube, you’ve very likely to have come across an AMV, or “anime music video,” where an enthusiastic, engaged …

Kangaroo is an amazing $99 Windows 10 portable PC

InFocus today debuted the Kangaroo, a $99 Windows 10 portable PC that “goes anywhere and works with any screen.” The term “mobile desktop” may seem like an oxymoron, but that really is the best description: Picture your typical desktop PC tower shrunk down to the size of a phablet sans screen; just …

Epic chief says games like Ark: Survival Evolved, not mobile, are how small studios can make big money

SAN FRANCISCO — It’s difficult for a developer to launch a hit in the mature, stagnant mobile gaming sector, and one of the top gaming-technology companies thinks you’ll have more luck if you don’t even try.<p>Epic Games chief executive officer Tim Sweeney wants to see developers attempting to serve a …