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Building the Monstrous Cars of 'Mad Max: Fury Road' with Legos

What a day! WHAT A LEGO DAY!<p>Tom Hardy may have technically been the star of <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i>, but the magnificently over-the-top, pimped-out trucks, motorcycles, and tank/car hybrids conceived by production designer Colin Gibson stole the show, earning the kind of Internet devotion that can only …

Dawn of the cyborgs: how humans will turn themselves into gods

Historian Yuval Harari says humanity is heading for an upgrade – via biological manipulation or the creation of a race of cyborgs<p><b>Name:</b> Cyborg.<p><b>Age:</b> Infinite.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Ultra-buff.<p><b>Who is this we’re talking about?</b> It could be anybody, really.<p><b>Me?</b> Yes, as long as you’re extremely rich.<p><b>Ah. Well I</b> …

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Houston Residents Capture Incredible Images Of Flooding In Texas

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) has declared states of disaster in 24 Texas counties after tornadoes, heavy rainfall, thunderstorms and flooding rocked a large part of the Lone Star State.<p>"This is the biggest flood this area of Texas has ever seen," Abbott said Monday.<p>Some Texas residents are sharing …

Netflix may soon have to stop people from sharing their logins

They say “sharing is caring,” but people who share their Netflix login credentials with friends certainly don’t seem to care about a potentially …

Big Data In Big Oil: How Shell Uses Analytics To Drive Business Success

The oil and gas industries are facing major challenges – the costs of extraction are rising and the turbulent state of international politics adds to the difficulties of exploration and drilling for new reserves. In the face of big problems, its key players are turning to Big Data in the hope of …