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Harvard Researchers Invent Stretchable Transparent Speaker

Harvard researchers have invented a transparent speaker that consists of a thin sheet of rubber sandwiched between layers of saltwater gel. Harvard …

The Week In Numbers: Scientists Grow A Brain, Element 115 Exists, And More

<b>4 millimeters</b>: the size of a three-dimensional, self-organizing model of a developing human brain grown in a lab using stem cells<p><b>10 octillion</b>: the number of two-megaton nuclear bombs that would need to explode simultaneously to match the sound of a supernova<p><b>225 million years</b>: the time it would take …

Octopus limbs have a mind of their own

A couple of years ago, I recorded a talk on octopus neurobiology. One of the freakiest things you'll learn, if you watch it, is that an octopus' …

Researcher controls colleague’s motions in 1st human brain-to-brain interface

"[Video Link] University of Washington researchers have performed what they believe is the first noninvasive human-to-human brain interface, with one …

Whoa: Ballerina Dances En Pointe In Knife-Toed Shoes

This is a video of ballerina Amélie Ségarra destroying a piano by dancing on top of it in knife-toed ballerina shoes. Although it's a lot less what …

Rainbow Reflection In Lake Makes Perfect Circle Rainbow

If the internet were that lake, it would be empty except for a handful of rotting fish carcasses. This is a shot of a rainbow reflected in a lake …

Chimpanzee wins art contest

Brent, a 37-year-old chimp, applies color with his tongue instead of a brush. He is the greatest living chimpanzee artist. [AP. Photo: Human Society …