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Google sues to protect Android device makers from Apple-backed patent hell

<b>Update:</b> <i>This article produced a torrent of abuse, accusations and even some insight from commenters, John Gruber and others. I’ve responded further</i> …

Samsung's next Galaxy might have a wrap-around display

<b>A future Samsung Galaxy smartphone will be released with a flexible display that wraps around its outer edges, showing information on the phone's</b> …

An Enemy of the People: telling stories about science and politics

Want to see a film about evidence based policy and plumbing? Londoners who do are in luck, because Satyajit Ray's 1989 film Ganashatru is currently playing at the BFI in London, and a version of the play it is based on – Ibsen's En Folkefiende, or An Enemy of the People – is also showing at the …

Flashes in the sky: Cosmic radio bursts point to cataclysmic origins in the distant universe

They appear to have originated from billions of light-years away and have left scientists pondering what might have caused them.<p>An international team …

Universe

The Future Of Flight: Planes That Never Need To Land

Perpetual flight is going, so get ready for planes that just keep going and going and going...<p>In 1883, Nobel laureate John Strutt, a physicist and the third Baron Rayleigh, put forward a radical idea. He had been studying the mechanics of pelican flight and proposed that the birds drew energy from …

Google Maps Highlights Street View of Harry Potter's Diagon Alley

Google has taken its Maps street view team to London to capture a 360-degree view of the magical world of Harry Potter. Google Map users can now visit the set on the Warner Bros. Studio Tour in the UK to view Diagon Alley, the marketplace made famous by J.K. Rowling’s novel about the boy …

The 21 Coolest Things Ever Made Out Of Lego

And by "coolest," I mean "nerdiest."

Church of Scientology Photoshops an Image, Internet Catches It and Laughs: Here's Why

According to Gizmodo, the Church of Scientology has been caught with their pants down. The organization had a meeting recently with only a couple …

University of Georgia stops plant photosynthesis to generate solar power

There's a more efficient way to harvest energy from the backyard than by wiring up hapless critters. Researchers at the University of Georgia have proof: they've discovered a way to generate electricity from plants through hijacking the photosynthesis process. By altering the proteins inside a …