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Powdered metal could replace fossil fuels, eliminate greenhouse gas emissions - ExtremeTech

By on December 10, 2015 at 7:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>One of the core problems with …

Fossil Fuels

Celtics bask in national spotlight, brace for Warriors

BOSTON -- Boston Celtics swingman Evan Turner found himself alone on the breakaway after picking the pocket of his high school rival Derrick Rose on …

Comedians swap Bible for Koran to test prejudice against Islam

"A woman should learn in quietness and full submission," one passage read.<p>"If two men sleep with each other they will both have to be killed," …

Extinct vegetable resurrected from 850-year-old seeds

A recent post on Reddit drew attention to the happy conclusion of what has ended up being a long and somewhat exciting story. It started back in 2008 …

Northern California town colder than Barrow, Alaska, as deep freeze intensifies

A record cold snap continued across Northern California on Sunday, including more below-zero temperature readings.<p>According to the National Weather Service, it was actually colder in Alturas, Calif., the seat of Modoc County in the far northeastern corner California, than it was in Barrow, Alaska, …

Northern California

Australia's transition from the mining boom is bust. Or is it? | Greg Jericho

Despite private capital expenditure recording its biggest-ever quarterly fall, there may be a small-business-driven silver lining on the economic cloud<p>The latest capital expenditure figures show that investment across the board continues to plummet. However, one bright bit of news is that the …

LED implants: A new device for the biohacker cyborg arsenal - ExtremeTech

By on November 13, 2015 at 11:00 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Those of you sickly fascinated …

Forget hoverboards, this 3D printed electric skateboard is cooler

Hoverboards that don’t really hover may be fashionable right now, but a 3D printed open-source electric skateboard has the potential for far more …

Video: Now NASA can see what the surface of the sun actually looks like

popular<p>latest<p>featured<p>obsessions<p>These are the core obsessions that drive our newsroom—defining topics of seismic importance to the global economy.<p>emails<p>Our emails are made to shine in your inbox, with something fresh every morning, afternoon, and weekend.<p>editions<p>Quartz is a guide to the new global …

Globalization

Australian Christian Lobby slams Safe Schools anti-bullying program

"This campaign is based on misinformation about a program designed to support & keep LGBTI [lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or intersex] …

Burnie Is A Portable Self-Burning Camping Grill

When you're camping, simple tasks, like bathing and cooking, are harder since you don't have amenities like a shower and traditional kitchen …

Portable

Australia's obsession with border protection has reached peak farce with the Kyrgyzstan plan

It's a country more than 7000 kilometres from Sydney, with a relationship so close to Australia that neither country has an embassy in the other and …

Australia

Russian ships may be preparing to attack the global internet - ExtremeTech

By on October 27, 2015 at 2:05 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>US government sources have …

British scientists create a 'tractor beam' of ultrasonic sound

A team of researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Sussex have developed the world's first functioning sonic tractor beam able to operate outside of a lab environment. The device uses 64 miniature speakers to generate high-amplitude, ultrasonic sound waves. These waves create an "acoustic …

South Carolina deputy fired for throwing student, even though 'she started this,' sheriff says

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott was clear about why he fired a sheriff's deputy Wednesday for flinging a student across a high school classroom after she refused multiple orders to leave class for using her cellphone.<p>"Ben Fields did wrong this past Monday," Lott said at a news conference.<p>But the …

Justice

Extinct cave lion cubs found frozen but remarkably intact - ExtremeTech

By on October 28, 2015 at 12:30 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The fortuitous bounty of cyclic …

Eddie Obeid faces coal mine next door to Bylong farm

There are signs that the Obeids are not happy.<p>The secretary of the Bylong Valley Protection Alliance, Craig Shaw, said a local farmer was approached …

Lockheed Martin has been testing a jet-mounted laser turret

Late last week, Lockheed Martin announced that it has verified the performance of its laser weapon during almost 60 flight tests over the course of …

Stunning Underwater Images by a Photographer Drawn into the Depths of the Deep Blue Sea

The lure of the ocean has long enticed humans into its depths; there is some intangible quality roused by something so immense and ancient. Freelance photographer Enric Adrian Gener pursues this fascination with the infinite through his underwater photographs, creating remarkable images that …

Deep Blue

History Lovers Reconstruct a Roman Empire Display Entirely Out of LEGOs

A group of British LEGO fans known as Brick to the Past have reconstructed history using the iconic toy blocks. They recently finished Hadrian's famous wall at Rome's northern frontier, creating a sprawling scene that's incredibly well informed–several members of the team researched it by …

Founders of 'anti-Islamic' group Reclaim Australia make first television appearance on Channel Seven's Sunday Night

John Oliver, a co-founder of the group, told the show: "I can't let my kids grow up in a country where kids are getting murdered in the streets. It's …

NASA Just Released 8,400+ Incredible Apollo Moon Mission Photos

Not long ago we showed you the amazing 7-mile scale model of our solar system, which gives you an understanding of what role Earth plays in the …

Why Can't We Drop the Mic? 5 Black Stars Who Have No Business Making Rap Music, But Are Doing It Anyway

<i>This post was originally published on Thsppl.com</i>.<p>My girlfriend asked me when one of my friends was going to stop rapping. Just like the homie Sway -- I did not have the answers. This line of questioning, however, opened up an entire new collection of thought.<p>Why are so many of us trying to rap?<p>How …

Travis Barker drumming with ex-At The Drive-In, Mars Volta members on new Antemasque album - Alternative Press

Cedric Bixler-Zavala has revealed that Blink-182’s Travis Barker will be drumming on the new Antemasque album, as well as joining them on their …

Usain Bolt backs 105-year-old Japanese man who set 100m world record

A 105-year-old Japanese man has broken his own world record as the world's oldest competitive sprinter - and caught the eye of his hero Usain Bolt in …

Flashback: A Hungover Black Sabbath Briefly Reunite at Live Aid

Ozzy Osbourne had been out of Black Sabbath for just five years by the time that Live Aid came around in the summer of 1985, but quite a lot happened …

Kanye West: I’m the Most ‘Honest Celebrity We Have’

Kanye West proffered zen ruminations about his new album, Yeezy Season 2 line, his growing acceptance within the fashion world and why he’s got a …

Malcolm Turnbull halts tax white paper process in major 'reset'

That all changed after last week's leadership coup in Canberra.<p>According to some of Australia's most senior bureaucrats, one of Malcolm Turnbull's …