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Health impact of Animas River toxic spill: 'This is a real mess'

<b>(CNN) —</b> While the mustard-yellow hue of the Animas River is fading, leading toxicologists say there could be health effects for many years to come from heavy metals such as lead and mercury that spilled into the water.<p>"This is a real mess," said Max Costa, chair of the department of environmental …

Turn Your Smartphone Into A Hologram Display With This DIY Solution

Advertising<p>In the movies and sci-fi TV shows, it’s not uncommon to see the characters have communication devices which have holographic displays. Now …

Build an Impressive Little Air-Powered Toy Car

Young maker “CrazyPT” has a bunch of really cool toy building projects on his YouTube channel. Here, he creates a really fun little air-powered car out of little more than a plastic bottle, some bottle caps, plastic straws, wooden skewers, and a motor scavenged from a dead CD drive.

Man dies in Taiwan after 3-day online gaming binge

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> A 32-year-old man was found dead in an Internet cafe in Taiwan after a marathon three-day gaming binge, the island's second death of an online gamer this year.<p>The man, surnamed Hsieh, entered the cafe in Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second largest city, on January 6, Jennifer Wu, a police …

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Why BMW's New Laser-Powered High Beams Won't Blind You

They're ten times more powerful than today's headlines while consuming 30 percent less energy<p>Conventional wisdom and legally required safety labels have trained us to understand that we shouldn't look directly at laser lights, lest we become blinded by their eye-searing output. That's still almost …

Japan: Real Transformer Robot That Turns Into a Sports Car in Seconds Built by Engineers

Engineers and robotics scientists in Japan are racing to build a full-sized Japanese Transformer robot that is able to walk upright, but also …

Diy: Wood Log Into Pendant Table

Here is an easy and excellent tutorial to realize this creative and original <i>“pendant table“</i> made from an irregular piece of wood log, rope and a …

First Look at the Cars of Mad Max: Fury Road

It’s a little jarring to realize that the <i>most recent</i> Max Rockatansky film was released 29 years ago. In that time, director George Miller has tried numerous times to get a fourth installment off the ground. Well, it’s almost here, and from what we’ve seen in these images from <i>Entertainment Weekly</i>, …

Why Tesla Is The Apple Of The Auto Industry: Part One

Conversation about Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) is everywhere right now. The electric car company has been making headlines recently not only for their plan to build the world’s largest lithium-ion battery factory, but also for the new Arizona bill that would allow the company to sell cars and bypass …

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LAPD Adds Lamborghini Gallardo To Its Fleet

Apparently it's not just the Dubai Police force that has the best toys (although their fleet is insanely impressive). Los Angeles just stepped up its …

Sinkhole swallows priceless Corvettes

A massive sinkhole in western Kentucky opened up early Wednesday morning below the National Corvette Museum, swallowing eight rare and historic Chevrolet Corvettes that were on display to the public.<p>No one was hurt in the incident, which was recorded at 5:44 a.m. by motion sensors at the museum in …

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