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Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Mysterious smart ring project gives smartwatches the finger

A high-tech ring that promises to replicate many of the features found in the latest crop of smartwatches, but without strapping a brick to your wrist, is now one step closer to reality. Smarty Ring, a project that launched on Indiegogo last month, has blown past its funding goal to produce a ring …

Newton's Universal Law of Gravitation

How Isaac Newton's encounter with that apple ended up helping send rockets into space<p>Newton's equation first appeared in the <i>Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica</i>, July 1687. It describes why that apple fell from that tree in that orchard in Lincolnshire. Whether or not that apple actually …

RT @didakou: Στις 9 του Οκτώβρη συμπληρώθηκαν 2 χρόνια από το θάνατο του φωτογράφου Κώστα Μπαλάφα. http://t.co/ILill1bRAJ

Must-see video: SpaceX Grasshopper rocket makes a half-mile hop

Science News<p>SpaceX's Grasshopper rocket prototype made another record-setting vertical takeoff and landing this week from the California-based company's test pad near McGregor, Texas. But what's really cool about Oct. 7's half-mile (744-meter) ascent and controlled descent is the amazing view from …

A "Glitch" Made All the Doors in a Max. Security Prison Open at Once

A Florida prison says that a computer "glitch" is to blame after all of the doors in the maximum security wing opened without warning. <i>Wired</i> has news …

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New Tweets per second record, and how!

Recently, something remarkable happened on Twitter: On Saturday, August 3 in Japan, people watched an airing of Castle in the Sky, and at one moment …

University of Texas students send yacht off-course with GPS exploit (video)

Students from the University of Texas gave us another reason not to mess with the Lone Star state: they'll hack your yacht. In cooperation with a luxury boat's owners, the Longhorns manipulated their $80 million vessel's nav system, covertly guiding it off-course -- all without the crew ever …

If A Network Is Broken, Break It More

From the World Wide Web to the electrical grid, networks are notoriously difficult to control. A disturbance to just one part of the system can …

Podcast: How the internet of things will make your wallet fat

We’ve discussed a connected wallet on previous shows, where your bank balance might make your wallet heavier or fatter, but in this week’s podcast we …

Science Bulletins: Curiosity—Searching for Carbon

Andrew Blake on Twitter: ""What would you do?" #Manning illuminates building in NW DC. http://t.co/aJSAutcZow"

This $200 Brute Force Bot Will Bust Your Phone's Pin in Hours

Your Android phone is not safe. This 3D-printed robot systematically tries all of the possible lock screen PINs for your phone until it gets in. With …

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A cake maker with a passion for engineering and Daft Punk

Shantal Der Boghosian is the owner and cake decorator of Shakar Bakery, but also an engineer and a chemist based in Los Angeles California. She …

How Transplanted Pig Lungs Could Save Human Patients

Martine Rothblatt, the founder and CEO of the Maryland-based drug company United Therapeutics, entered the orphan drug business to develop pharmaceutical treatments for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), a rare but deadly heart disease. Rothblatt spoke with PopMech about the art and science of …

Experts: Two Years Heals (Almost) All Wounds

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>When humans hurt, they're often comforted by other non-hurting humans who say "time heals all …

Τον πολιτισμό και τον έρωτα δεν τα απαιτείς ούτε τα επιβάλλεις | Εφημερίδα των Συντακτών | online έκδοση

<b>Του Δημήτρη Κανελλόπουλου</b><p>Ποιους είχαμε και έχουμε, ευτυχώς, ακόμα; Τον Παύλο Παυλίδη από τα Ξύλινα Σπαθιά, τον Γιάννη Αγγελάκα από τις Τρύπες και τον …

ZigBee wireless operates like a location system

Like those technologies, ZigBee defines a short-range wireless networking capability that spans relevant layers of the OSI 7-layer network …

The astounding athletic power of quadcopters | Raffaello D'Andrea

IoT Home Guide | 2018 Overview of the Best Connected Home Products

OPENHAB<p>"A vendor and technology agnostic open source automation software for your home. Build your smart home in no time!"<p>CASA JASMINA<p>Our goal is to …

Knitic project, or how to give a new brain to knitting machines

Knitic is an open source project which controls electronic knitting machines via Arduino. To be more precise, Knitic is like a new ‘brain’ for the …

The 5 Coolest Car Stunts of the Last 5 Years

We may no longer live in the golden age of the stuntman, with names like Evel Knievel attempting death-defying stunts. But don't believe that everything that can be done with a car or motorcycle has been done. These five recent stunts prove there is no en<p>We may no longer live in the golden age of …