Ethan Leazott

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How To Build A Cannon That Shoots Wiffle Balls At 50MPH [Video]

Repurpose your leaf blower into a pitching machine<p>Chances are, your leaf blower is collecting dust in a garage right now--and it will until this fall. So rescue that yard-clearing device for a far nobler purpose: blasting lightweight projectiles at top speed.<p>Channeling the air from the leaf blower …

Electric Airplanes Are the Future of Pilot Training

Walk into a flight school today and you'll probably take your first training flight in an aging airplane that's noisy, expensive, and burns leaded …

Our Meticulous Google Hangout Recap of the Golden Globes

If there's one thing the Internet has enabled us to do, it's bring in more people to listen to the screaming we all do at our televisions during live …

Comedy

What’s Up With That: How Squinting Helps You See Better

Author: Nick Stockton. Nick Stockton Science<p>Date of Publication: 01.13.15.<p>Time of Publication: 11:30 am. 11:30 am<p>Recently, I bellied up to a bar …

16-Bit Guardians of the Galaxy Will Inspire You to Dig Out Your NES

Much like the two-hour, $170 million, highest-grossing-movie-of-2014 version, this 16-bit rendering of <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> by the nostalgists at …

16-Bit

Earthquake: 3.7 quake strikes near Borrego Springs

A shallow magnitude 3.7 earthquake was reported Sunday morning five miles from Borrego Springs, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 5:23 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 8.1 miles.<p>According to the USGS, the epicenter was approximately 22 miles from La Quinta, 24 miles …

Huge asteroid to 'narrowly' miss Earth

Space rock code-named 2004 BL86 set to pass Earth on January 26 in 'near miss' and won't be seen again for next 200 years<p>Amateur stargazers will have a once-in-a-decade opportunity to see an asteroid a third of a mile wide “narrowly” miss Earth on January 26.<p>The space rock, code-named 2004 BL86, is …

Asteroids

Connecticut Rocked By 11 Earthquakes In One Week

Daily earthquakes in Connecticut in the last week have officials scratching their heads and discussing ways the state can prepare for and respond to …

Bionic Pancreas Handles Ice Cream Sundaes, French Fries

The device takes over the duties of a typical pancreas in people with type 1 diabetes.<p>A new bionic pancreas for people with type 1 diabetes is showing promise in early field tests. So far, it's deftly handled ice cream binges and kids at camp, Bloomberg reports.<p>"The performance of our system in …

Diabetes