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Device can be inserted in the brain – without brain surgery – and could allow paralysed patients to operate robotic limbs “using thought alone”
Scientists in Australia have developed a “bionic spine” which could enable people with spinal cord injuries to walk again by controlling a tiny paper …Australia
A newly-released image of Saturn’s ‘moonlets’ from the European Space Agency has delighted astronomy enthusiasts.
In the extraordinary picture, the small satellites can be seen disturbing the rings encircling Saturn, our solar system’s second-largest planet at almost 100 times the size of …Astronomy
Astronomers just uncovered hundreds of hidden galaxies a mere 250 million light years away from Earth—well within our own galactic neighborhood. But …Milky Way Galaxy
Everyone knows that you need to use a compressor, but after dropping it on the channel the punchiness is still elusive for some. Let me tell you the …Percussion
Its one the biggest questions facing the solar power industry today. How do you get a solar panel to supply a reliable, steady supply of electricity—even after nightfall or during cloudy days?
One way is to store excess solar power in batteries for later use. But scientist and engineers are …Energy
Dario Rossi: Garage Jam Session
* including samples from:
1) The House Master Boyz And The Rude Boyz of House - House Nation (Dance Mania, 1986)...
An Austrian start-up has revealed plans to start selling a self-filling water bottle that extracts humidity from the air and condenses it into …Drinking Water
A new study has shown that the lifespans of mice can be extended by up to 35 percent by simply clearing out senescent cells - defunct cells that stop …Scientific Research
A Drexel University materials scientist has discovered a way to grow a crystal ball in a lab. Not the kind that soothsayers use to predict the …Big Ideas
Those of you who have been playing poker for a while will no doubt be aware of which Texas hold’em hands beat others, but not everyone is well-versed …Poker
On February 1, PokerStars was awarded the '2015 Poker Operator of the Year' title at the ninth edition of the International Gaming Awards (IGA), a …Online Poker
In NASA’s first Space Launch System testflight, 13 shoebox-sized satellites called CubeSats will be sent into deep space to learn, among other things, how the environment will affect astronauts on a future Mars mission.
The SLS, which replaces the Space Shuttle Program, is set to launch for the …NASA
Astronomers have published new images of a bright jet of material, long enough to cross the Milky Way three times, fired into space by the black hole at the heart of a distant galaxy.
The observations confirm the existence of a second jet, blasting in the opposite direction.
The study uses this …NASA
Up close, the sun is a roiling mass of plasma with a surface that's whipped into a frenzy by its self-generated magnetic fields. While invisible to …NASA
"Our research started already in 2011 and advanced little by little. It feels really great to achieve a fundamental scientific discovery that has …Physics
© China National Space Administration / The Science and Application Center for Moon and Deepspace Exploration / Emily Lakdawalla / FreeIn a …Astrophotography
Scientists have reproduced the wrinkled shape of a human brain using a simple gel model with two layers.
They made a solid replica of a foetal brain, still smooth and unfolded, and coated it with a second layer which expanded when dunked into a solvent.
That expansion produced a network of furrows …Physics