Jesse Osborne Boyd

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How To Build Your Own Particle Detector

Watch particles zip through your living room<p>Machines designed to reveal subatomic particles operate on huge scales. Detectors at the Large Hadron Collider weigh thousands of tons, contain millions of sensors, and record particles moving at close to the speed of light. But they don’t have to be so …

How To Make A Log Stove

DIY PC: How To Source Cheap And Compatible Parts For Your Next Build

Welcome once again to DIY PC, a regular feature customized for PC builders and PC gamers. Ordinarily we examine the week’s hardware news, but this time around we’re going to focus on one thing: finding the most affordable and compatible parts for your next build.<p>For people pondering their first …

Video Games Are Going To Get Worse As Long As We Keep Doing This

Turtle Rock Studios wants $60. This shouldn’t be surprising: $60 is the going rate for a modern AAA game, and Turtle Rock is making one, namely, Evolve, its upcoming 4 v 1 asymmetrical shooter. Their only problem is that they don’t want to have to wait until they’ve actually <i>made</i> a game to get your …

DIY Bamboo Bike

There’s a joke amongst cyclists that the ideal number of bikes to own is n+1. It’s funny because it’s true. But part of the attraction is owning a bike that’s uniquely yours. I’ve built, rebuilt, and modified plenty of bikes, but I’ve never tackled a frame. I wasn’t ready to weld.<p>For several years, …

DIY LM386 Guitar Amp (boom Box)

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1981 Portable VCR Raspberry PI Media Centre

Introduction: 1981 Portable VCR Raspberry PI Media Centre<p>About: I love the design and ambition of vintage technology, and the usability and potential …

'Cyborg' spinal implant could help paralysed walk again

It might seem like science fiction but a new implant which attaches directly to the spine could help paralysed people walk again<p>Paralysed patients have been given new hope of recovery after rats with severe spinal injuries walked again through a ‘groundbreaking’ new cyborg-style implant.<p>In …

Spinal Cords

Evolve is done, so its makers donated more than $22K to charity

<i>Evolve</i>, the upcoming multiplayer shooter from Turtle Rock Studios, is ready for release, so Turtle Rock and publisher 2K Games are fulfilling a hair-raising promise, the studio announced today.<p>Numerous members of the Turtle Rock team agreed long ago to grow out their hair for charity, with the men …

These GIFs Show the Freakishly High Definition Future of Body Scanning

General Electric<p>1 of 4<p>General Electric released images on Wednesday from its first clinical trial of a next generation body scanner that captures …

Michio Kaku Imagines ‘The Future of the Mind’

Letter From the Editor: Sleep Your Way To The Top

The most basic shift we can make in redefining success in our lives has to do with our strained relationship to sleep. There’s practically no element of our lives that’s not improved by getting adequate sleep, and no element that’s not diminished by a lack of sleep. These sleep-related truths …