James Bartlett

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Doctors Vacuum A 2-Foot-Long Clot Out Of Man's Leg

The human body is so weird.<p>So we don't know how 62-year-old Todd Dunlap is feeling right now. We just can't imagine. Last month, doctors vacuumed a two-foot-long clot out of his leg veins—a first for the state of California, according to UCLA, where Dunlap was treated.<p>Dunlap's doctors used a …

Scientists Estimate How Much Longer The Earth Can Support Life

The end of the world is near! Well, relatively near, geologically speaking. Okay, even geologically speaking, it’s pretty far off.<p>But scientists at the University of East Anglia have made their best estimate for how much longer the Earth will be habitable for human life, barring nuclear war, rogue …

iOS 7: readers tips on hidden iPhone and iPad features

Users of Apple's iPhone and iPad have sent us some of their tips on how to find fun and helpful hidden features in the new iOS 7 operating system.<p>While some of the headline-grabbing features of iOS 7 will only be available on the new iPhone 5S, like the fingerprint ID function, there are many …

All you need to know about HDMI 2.0

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Earlier this week, the HDMI Forum unveiled the next version of its HDMI standard at the IFA trade show in Berlin. HDMI 2.0, as …

Apple planning 6-inch 'iPhablet'?

Apple is reportedly evaluating a plan to offer iPhones with screens ranging from 4.8 inches to as big as 6 inches.<p>A 6-inch iPhone – which would be 2 inches bigger than Apple's current iPhone 5 model – would fall into the so-called 'phablet' category, being the same size as the Acer Liquid S2 and …

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5 Landscape Photography Tips for Photographing Mountains

After graduating from photography school, I spent a good deal of my twenties photographing the cityscapes of New York. In my thirties, after I …

20 bestselling mobile phones of all time

5 Body Parts Scientists Can 3-D Print

This Gadget Automatically Tunes Any Guitar In Seconds

The TronicalTune is your very own pocket roadie<p>Throughout their 23-year history, automatic guitar tuners have remained stubbornly complex systems that cost thousands of dollars and require tedious professional installation. Chris Adams, CEO of Tronical in Hamburg, Germany, has figured out a way …

Sex with science nerds

As a horny girl who is also interested in science, most of the men I fancy are those who self-identify as nerds. Guys who like science, maths, video games, who are horrified that I don't like Star Wars, or are generally geekily interested in the world around them in a way that's both fascinating …

Perseid meteor shower: Guardian readers' best pictures

Perseid meteor shower peaked over the last two nights with dozens of meteors shooting across the sky every hour. Guardian readers share their best images captured from gardens, mountains and archeological sites around the world. Did you witness the meteor shower? Add your picture via …

Helping touchscreens stay smear-free

<b>Touchscreen tablets and phones are popular in almost every respect but one - the smears that fingers leave on the screen.</b><p>Every owner of a gadget piloted via a touchscreen has spent time rubbing it with a tissue, a cloth or a sleeve gripped round the heel of the hand to banish those unsightly …

iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 marked a key turning point for Apple, as it introduced a new design and larger screen, leaving the iPhones of old in its wake.<p><i>[Update:</i> …

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How to save a water-damaged cell phone

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Cell phones and water: Not a good mix. Yet as phones become more and more a part of our everyday lives, it seems like we keep …

What Does Marijuana Do to Spiders?

Jason mentioned the other day that he and his wife were watching the new series <i>Orange is the New Black</i>, wherein one of the characters talks about how …

Alt-week 7.20.13: 5D super-memory cards, space snow and the tar drops!

<i>Alt-week takes a look at the best science and alternative tech stories from the last seven days.</i><p>​<p>You know, we're done with the whole three dimension thing. It's waaaay to restrictive. That's why we're adding not one, but two more to the list this week. Now we've got a little more breathing space, …

5 DIY Photography Projects to Save You Money

Professionals and hobbyists alike realize that photography equipment is expensive. The high costs of gear and accessories is a fact of life for pros …

Charge phones less to protect battery

As mobile phone owners battle to ensure their phones last as possible, experts have finally come up with advice of how best to prolong battery life.<p>Rather than ensuring phones are constantly charged or running down the battery completely, the best thing to do is keep batteries running at about 50 …

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Scientists Put Backpacks on Dragonflies to Track Their Brains in Flight

Author: Greg Miller. Greg Miller Science<p>Date of Publication: 06.17.13.<p>Time of Publication: 2:39 pm. 2:39 pm<p>The brain of a dragonfly has to do some …

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10 Deadliest Animals in the World

We humans are constantly putting in efforts to make a better and safer life for ourselves, but the world remains a dangerous place. As for wild …

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Much iOS 7 design inspiration came from others but Apple elegantly puts it all together

Advertisement<p>40 Comments<p>While introducing iOS 7 on Monday, Apple(s aapl) called it the “most significant design” since the original iPhone. That’s …

Adidas labs unveils 99-gram adizero soccer boot and smart ball to help raise your game

Adidas isn't shy about embracing technology. In fact, sometimes it takes that a little further than you might expect. Today, however, it's very much about genuine performance enhancement as we were invited down to a not-so-secret location in central London to look at its latest innovations in (to …

Adidas miCoach Smartball confirmed for 2014 release | Trusted Reviews

<b>The Adidas miCoach Smartball has been officially showcased ahead of the Champions League Final, with the performance tracking, techy football</b> …

Mild electric shocks to brain may help students solve maths problems

People who struggle with maths problems might fare better after a course of gentle electric shocks to the brain, scientists have …

Recruiting new iPhone carriers may be harder than adding individual users

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Much of the discussion about whether Apple needs a lower-priced iPhone has revolved around the customer, who may or may not be …

Britain signs up to world's hottest nuclear physics project

British physicists will have access to the most advanced nuclear physics facility in the world after UK funders agreed to join the project.<p>The £1.4bn …