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How To Make Speakers From Post-Its

Harnessing the power of sound using office supplies<p>On the ground floor of Pioneer Works Center for Arts and Innovation in Brooklyn, New York, a bearded and flanneled trio played gloomy arrhythmic music one Wednesday night. Upstairs, director of education David Sheinkopf taught a class on the …

Learn Immersive teaches languages in virtual reality

For co-founder Tony Diepenbrock, the thrust of the idea comes from frustration. "I studied French for 12 years, but when I tried to speak it in the …

Virtual Reality

Nitecore Tiny Monster Flashlight

Small, light, and incredibly bright. The Nitecore Tiny Monster Flashlight lives up to its moniker by claiming the title of world's smallest, lightest …

Cree

The Nano Drone Is An Adorable Tiny Quadcopter

Few of us genuinely need a drone. Aside from a few industries, scientific research, and spying, most of us just want a drone to fly around and have a …

The Cold Steel War Hammer Is Inspired By 13th Century Knights

When warriors relied on close range weapons, they needed ones that could deliver a devastating blow while being agile enough not to slow down their …

DIY: Bullet Casing Headphones

<i>Doing It Yourself isn’t always the easiest or cheapest option, but odds are you won’t find anything more satisfying than finishing a DIY project with</i> …

Trekkayak inflatable catamaran backpacks to distant waters

Over the past decade or so, the sport of packrafting has grown in visibility and popularity thanks largely to the rugged, ultralight, inflatables …

Backpacking

The Vipp Shelter Brings Design To The Steel Home

It’s fairly common, at this point, for shipping containers to be converted into an environmentally friendly home. But Vipp has decided to take the …

How to fix Facebook's News Feed

Facebook’s News Feed is broken! Facebook is only showing me stupid stuff! My News Feed is boring! Facebook is lame! The News Feed is useless!<p>If any of those exclamations sound familiar, this quick guide is for you and your friends. Most articles about “fixing” and “improving” the News Feed focus on …

Control Your World With A Finger Twist, Bluetooth Ring Lets You Control Anything You Want

Imagine a world where you can turn on the TV or send an email with one simple twist of your ring. Sounds pretty cool, huh? Thanks to Logbar Inc.’s …

Sustainable nuclear fusion breakthrough raises hopes for ultimate green energy

US researchers have achieved a world first in an ambitious experiment that aims to recreate the conditions at the heart of the sun and pave the way for nuclear fusion reactors.<p>The scientists generated more energy from fusion reactions than they put into the nuclear fuel, in a small but crucial step …

Somebody Dropped A GoPro From A Plane Into A Pig Pen, And The Footage Is Amazing (VIDEO)

There are two versions of this story.<p>In one, about eight months ago somebody flying in a plane dropped a GoPro camera. The camera fell from the sky …

Ideum invites Android in for coffee

The Android version of Ideum's Platform 46 Coffee Table features the same 60-point simultaneous touch technology and integrated Core i7 computer …

DIY Furniture 2 Brings You More Projects To Make Your Home Awesome

The follow-up to Christopher Stuart’s last book of killer home projects is set to be released in May and it’s filled with 30 new DIY outlines to try …

Paper News and Gossip: Arsenal 'Nervous,' Liverpool 'Chihuahuas' Make Title Move

The fall-out from Wednesday's Premier League programme dominates the back pages on Thursday.<p>Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claims his team showed signs of nerves in their 0-0 draw with Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium.<p>And Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers made a tongue-in-cheek analogy to …

Nuclear Fusion Just Got a Little Closer to Becoming a Reality

When physicists first split the atom in 1938, in the process known as nuclear fission, the feat led very quickly to the bombs that destroyed …

McConnell takes heat from primary challenger over debt-ceiling vote

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell is facing the wrath of Tea Party conservatives – and particularly his top primary challenger – after he helped pull a controversial debt-ceiling bill over the finish line on Wednesday.<p>The Kentucky Republican did not vote for the bill in the final roll call. …

Associated Press News

Photo Gallery: Day 4

Top Pollster Sees Evidence Of Political 'Shock Wave'

Here's an email that caught my eye Thursday. It's from Republican Bill McInturff, one of the best pollsters around and not someone known to hyperbolize. He was discussing the results of this month's NBC News/Wall Street Journal survey, which he conducts with Democrat Peter Hart.<p>Just a few weeks …

What Elections in New Jersey & Virginia Say About National Politics | The Takeaway | WNYC

Around the country, voters headed back to the polls yesterday to cast ballots in mayor and gubernatorial contests and to vote on a host of ballot …

Political Scene: Christie, de Blasio, and the Week in Elections

On Tuesday, we saw a handful of state and local elections. Chris Christie won his reëlection as governor of New Jersey. Bill de Blasio won, positioning himself as the mayor who will bring progressivism back to New York City. And Terry McAuliffe will be the next governor of Virginia. Ryan Lizza and …

GDP figures: This latest growth will change the political debate on the economy

Third quarter growth figures will change the terms of political debate for George Osborne, but investment remains sluggish<p>This <b>0.8pc rise in GDP for June to September</b>is the highest quarterly increase in three years, so the economy is clearly moving in the right direction. That’s got to be good news …

Political operative at center of ballot-fraud investigation

The man at the center of South Florida’s latest absentee-ballot fraud investigation is the go-to operative when local candidates need to sway …

How Republicans Rig the Game

As the nation recovers from the Republican shutdown of government, the question Americans should be asking is not “Why did the GOP do that to us?” …

Government

Political Cartoons of the Week

Political Cartoons Skewering Republicans<p>Funniest Political Memes of the Week<p>Occupy Wall Street Cartoons<p>Osama Bin Laden Cartoons<p>Political Sex Scandal …

7 Tips For Toppling Rivals And Enemies

“You know, maybe we don’t need enemies.”<br>“Yeah, best friends are about all I can take.”<br>–Bill Watterson, <i>Calvin and Hobbes</i><p>You feel you’re surrounded by fools and jerks. And if you were surrounded by only clones of yourself, you might still feel pretty much the same way. Such is our fate as members of …