Daniel Wells

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Sprint and Ericsson working together to demonstrate Gigabit LTE

4G LTE is a must in most developed countries. So what comes next? There are already talks of 5G technology – ranging from AT&T’s recently announced 5G Evolution network to Verizon’s partnership with Samsung. Well, Sprint is joining in on the fun and will be demonstrating its Gigabit LTE TDD at MWC …

Parents who do their children's homework are giving lessons in cheating

It would appear that giving children a "competitive edge" starts early. Parents may joke about tiger mothers but they are real and stalking childcare …

Photograph: Laurent Mekul<p>This ungual claw from a theropod yielded structures which appear to be red blood cells.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/9/1433861139967/248811f3-ad85-48ca-9c91-bc31fa6c618a-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Laurent Mekul<p>This ungual claw from a …

Dinosaurs

View from the Street: Treasurers say the darndest things (about poor people)!

On a similar totally helpful and non-homophobic note, Mozza's also chosen to write to his constituents to explain that forbidding same-sex marriage …

The Science of Why We Learn to Love Foods We Used to Hate

Not to be mean, but you’re a “benign masochist.” We all are to some extent. It’s a natural human trait, and it helps explain why we learn to love …

Heartbleed Bug: Here Are the Passwords You Should Change

When it comes to changing your passwords, the Heartbleed Bug is a better-safe-than-sorry bug.<p>This is not a case of hackers breaking into a bunch of …

iPhone Charging Dock that Sits on your Apple iMac Stand

The OCDock from OCDesk (Obsessively Clean Desk) aims to remove items from you desk to give you more space that you probably need. The OCDock holds …

Lake Natron - The Eerie Lake in Africa That Turns Animals Into Stone

Quickly making their way around the web are these fascinating photos by Nick Brandt that show an eerie lake in Africa turning animals into stone. According to Brandt's new book, <i>Across the Ravaged Land</i>, Lake Natron in northern Tanzania is a death trap for birds and bats who appear to slam into it …

A Brick Facade Appears to Melt Off of an Apartment Building in Margate | Colossal

<p>Created by British designer Alex Chinneck, this fun intervention creates the illusion that a brick facade has melted right off the side of a …

The Invisible Future Of Wearables, According To Jawbone

There won’t be an iWatch or Jawbone Up on every wrist, or Google Glass on every face. Instead, wearable technology will be baked into all our (very individual) fashion.<p>The future of wearable devices is one of the hottest topics at the 2013 Innovation by Design Conference, but according to Jawbone …

Mercedes' Driverless Research Car Looks Freaking Amazing

Humans suck at driving. The daily rush hour traffic snarl in my Manhattan neighborhood is less about the density of vehicles and more about human …

Giant Submarine Crashes Through Streets of Milan

Milan was hit with an incredible spectacle on October 1st that confused pedestrians and locals into thinking that a submarine had crashed up onto the streets through the ground. The mind-boggling display, like something out of an action-adventure or sci-fi flick, turned into an investigation scene …

Benjamin Muzzin's Clever 3D Display, Created by Spinning TVs

Here's an unforeseen application of televisions going from CRT to flatscreen: Thin as they are, you can now place two of them back-to-back. And then …

A Deadly Alkaline Lake in Africa Turns Animals into Calcified Statues | Colossal

<p>Lake Natron in northern Tanzania is one of the harshest environments on Earth. Temperatures in the lake can rise to 140 °F (60 °C) and the …

21 Glorious Photos of Double Rainbows Around the World

<b>Toroweap, Grand Canyon, Arizona</b><p>For many photographers, taking a picture of the elusive double rainbow is a rare and unexpected treat. Not only do you have to be at the right place at the right time, you need to have your camera on hand so that you don't miss nature's colorful show. As photographer …

English Building's Brick Facade Playfully Slumps Down

<i>From the Knees of My Nose to the Belly of My Toes</i> is a surreal display by British designer Alex Chinneck that makes it look like the brick facade is sliding right off the front of a building in Margate, England. The eye-catching installation, which took Chinneck approximately one year to bring to …

Station to Station: Shots from the rails

We posted about Station to Station, a public art project made possible by Levi's, a few months back and we're excited to follow up with some amazing …

A Touch of Class for iPhone

Bissol’s latest mobile timepiece is an elegant addition to the iPhone 5(s) that merges a classic timepiece to the modern smartphone. The 2000 Calibre …

In Case Of Emergency… Smash The Glass

Based on the principles of a slingshot, the Escape Shot is a handy tool that helps you break the glass of the bus’s window, when trapped in an …

Submarino Bathroom Accessory Set

<i>Submarino</i> is a playful organizer for bathroom accessories consisting of four magnetic containers, which resemble a submarine when assembled together. …

BioLite CampStove Cooks Your Food and Recharges Your Gadgets

BioLite has combined a stove and a power charger in one innovative design, <b>BioLite CampStove</b>. You’ll get to enjoy the benefits from both world in …

Gear & Gadgets

Outstanding Architecture – House of the Arts in Miranda do Corvo, Portugal

House of the Arts.<p>Architecture photographer João Morgado sent us a fantastic new project he has photographed recently in Portugal. House of the Arts …

See How Beautiful Video Game Worlds Are, Minus The Game Part

The Other Places YouTube series turns the gorgeously rendered landscapes of gaming into short films.<p>I don’t usually play video games. But when I do, I manically smash the controller buttons every time one of those those pricey cinematic cut-scenes pop up. They’re hardly ever necessary to the …

A Huge Submarine Bursts through the Streets of Milan | Colossal

<p>As part of an absurdly clever advertising campaign orchestrated by ad agency M&C Saatchi Milano for insurance firms Europ Assistance IT and …

An Architectural Bolt Of Inspiration, Or Lightning Struck Down?

Roman architects propose a thunderbolt-shaped solar tower for a sleepy district. Will it see the light of day?<p>Rome’s EUR district is known for its ceremonial quietude. The zone, which was constructed under the behest of Mussolini for the planned but stillborn 1942 Esposizione Universale (World’s …

The Pool House by Klopf Architecture

Klopf Architecture was enlisted by the homeowners of a mid-century modern home in Los Gatos, California to transform an open pool deck into an …

Architecture

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …

Translucent Home Built Around a Tree in a Kazakh Forest

Located in a forest on the mountains of Almaty in Kazakhstan, architect Aibek Almasov of A.Masow Design Studio has designed a concept for a modern spiritual retreat. The project, known as <i>Tree in the house</i>, presents a cylindrical, four-story glass space featuring an encased tree in the center. A …