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Hubble's Latest Batch of Space Porn Is Some of the Best We've Ever Seen

Space is mind-bogglingly vast, and it’s practically impossible for our puny brains to comprehend just how huge it really is. Using the Hubble Space …

Universe

Tony Fadell discussed what an Apple car would look like with Steve Jobs back in 2008

Tony Fadell, often called the “father of the iPod” and now CEO of Alphabet’s Nest, is on Bloomberg TV today to discuss his time at Apple, the future of mobility and his current effort in the connected home industry. During the interview, Fadell revealed that back in 2008, he had discussions with …

Steve Jobs

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A 3D-Printed Car Inspired By The Leaf Of A Plant

German engineering firm EDAG took inspiration from the leaf of a plant for its 3D-printed Light Cocoon concept car, which debuts at the Geneva Motor Show, open to the public through March 15.<p>Rather than printing the entire body shell of the vehicle out of a rigid composite material, as startup …

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Jon Davis's answer to What would happen if gravity disappeared for five minutes? Please specify as much as you can, and don't be afraid to go too far with your imagination.

<b>Gravitation</b>, or <b>gravity</b>, is the natural phenomenon by which physical bodies appear to attract each other with a force proportional to theirmasses. It …

Dusty galaxy in the early universe

A very early galaxy containing what astronomers call “dust” – elements such as carbon, iron and oxygen – raw materials for making planets.<p>When our …

Gorgeous galaxy wallpapers for iPhone and iPad

Last week, we featured a set of simple geometric wallpapers and it became one of the most popular Wallpapers of the Week posts, ever! Thank you! Not …

Galaxies

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Blink-182 Co-Founder Tom DeLonge Goes Deep on UFOs, Government Coverups and Why Aliens are Bigger than Jesus - PAPER

You have to understand, I've been involved in this for a long time. I have sources from the government. I've had my phone tapped. I've done a lot of weird stuff in this industry -- people wouldn't believe me if I told them. But this is what happens when you start getting on an email chains with …

Paranormal

'Halo' die-hards will get their very own motorcycle helmet in July

Who says motorcycle helmets have to be functional, not fashionable? Renowned toy-maker NECA is getting into the headgear game with a street-legal design based on <i>Halo</i>'s main man, Master Chief. The helmet features front air intakes to prevent fogging and rear exhaust vents to keep your head cool and …

Mother Uses a Makeup App to Give Her Newborn Son a Virtual Makeover With Hilarious Results

A mother who goes by the handle Unicornreality on Imgur recently used a makeup app to give her newborn son a virtual makeover with some hilarious …

To Explain the World: the Discovery of Modern Science by Steven Weinberg, review: 'fascinating but unbalanced'

A sweeping account of the birth of modern science argues that physics and astronomy were the driving forces behind the revolution<p>There have been many accounts of the historical progression of our understanding of the world around us, especially focusing on the transformative developments that began …

Winston Churchill

'Faster-Than-Light' Illusion Could Help Unveil Cosmic Secrets

An experiment that creates the illusion of an object traveling faster than the speed of light could be a real-world tool for studying the cosmos, …

Quantum Physics

Is the Universe Too Dangerous for Life?

It may be the biggest question in science: does life exist elsewhere in the universe?<p>For those who hope the answer is “yes”, the recent harvest of …

Orcas

Power Tap turns outlets into electricity 'faucets'

Open the tap and let the power flow through the USB cable to your connected device.<p>When you think about it, the power outlets in our homes are like tiny reservoirs of electricity. Stick a plug into them and in effect, you tap the power stored behind them, causing a current to flow through cords and …

Gear & Gadgets

How to use CarPlay on your iPad with one app tap

There’s an app out there this week called Ignition – created by developer Adam Bell and made to enable the CarPlay user interface already built in to …

Time-lapse videos of Earth capture line between life and death

Astronaut Alexander Gerst combines more than 12,000 photos taken about the International Space Station in 2014 into a collection of spellbinding videos that show our lively planet in gorgeous HD.<p>We've already taken a look at some of the best still photos captured of the Earth from space in the past …

Time-lapse Photography

How to make Apple Watch’s custom font the default on your Mac

Apple took the wraps of WatchKit yesterday and revealed an entirely new font created just for Apple Watch called San Francisco. Designers are heaping praise on the sexy new typeface that condenses at larger sizes to take up less space, and becomes easier to read at smaller sizes, but we can’t help …

San Francisco

Astronomers confirm how cosmic dust is created

The universe is seeded with cosmic dust that sometimes ends up coalescing into plants. The process by which heavier elements form that make up such …

Cydia Tweak: Appellancy Brings Facial Recognition To Apple's iOS

One clever jailbreak tweak that’s presently in open beta allows iOS device users to unlock their handset using <b>facial recognition</b>. Called Appellancy, …

Stunning Time-Lapse Video Shows Rare Views of Yosemite

Two photographers explore the park off the beaten path.<p>Explore the night sky in Yosemite National Park from the top of Echo Ridge—all in the first eight seconds of the video.<p>California-based photographers Colin Delehanty and Sheldon Neill spent more than ten months backpacking across Yosemite …

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If the Moon were at the same distance as the ISS

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