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Watch This Futuristic Vat Of Water Paint A Cat

Dunking a statue into a bucket of paint usually won't give you anything other than a monochromatic result. But dunk a statue into this vat of water …

A Self-Balancing, Two-Wheeled Car

2015 Invention Award Winner<p>Category: Automotive<p><b>Inventor:</b><p>Daniel Kim<p><b>Company:</b><p>Lit Motors<p><b>Invention:</b><p>C-1<p><b>Development Cost To Date:</b><p>$3.5 …

Do snails have eyes? A 17thC ‘mythbuster’ investigates

Thomas Browne was a seventeenth century doctor who championed rational thinking, challenged established thought, and investigated the natural world. Yet he first became famous for writing about his religious faith.<p>Sir Thomas Browne was born in 1605, in London, and although his mother and …

Pretty critters beat science to biophotonic crystals - Futurity

Optical engineers have struggled to create precisely organized biophotonic crystals. It turns out critters like weevils and spiders already have them.

Chemistry

Is Exotic Diet Giving Giant Tortoises a Boost in Galapagos?

Some of the rare reptiles are chowing down on plants brought accidentally to the islands—and may be healthier as a result, a new study says.<p>Some Galápagos giant tortoises are developing a taste for exotic cuisine—invasive plants that people have unwittingly brought to the volcanic islands off …

Zoology

Augmented Reality Is Coming To Your Windshield

A holographic heads-up display ships later this year<p>There are heads-up displays out there already that project things like speed or turn-by-turn directions on the windshield. Some of them come directly from the manufacturer, some of them are aftermarket add-ons, but none of them incorporate …

Report: UFC Likely Under Investigation from FTC

The UFC might just be in hot water, with reports breaking that the Federal Trade Commission is likely investigating the world's largest MMA promotion. The news has been reported by multiple sources including BloodyElbow.com's John Nash and MMAJunkie's Steve Marrocco.<p>According to the report, …

Kyrie Irving Injury: Updates on Cavaliers Guard's Knee and Return

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving aggravated his knee injury in the Cavaliers' 97-89 Game 1 win over the Atlanta Hawks in the Eastern Conference Finals and has missed the past two games. Irving will play in Game 4 on a minutes restriction.<p>Continue for updates.<p>Irving to Play in Game 4<p>Tuesday, …

Browns LB insinuates that Patriots cheated during game in 2008

Karlos Dansby claims that his headset mysteriously stopped working during a trip to New England in 2008.<p>It turns out that A.J. Feeley isn't the only …

NFL

Rising NFL Stars to Keep an Eye On in 2015

With the NFL draft behind us and offseason practice sessions about to start across the league, who are the "rising stars" we should focus on heading into the 2015 season?<p>Here are five players on my list, guys who are in a prime position to become household names in the years to come, based on their …

Cavaliers vs. Bulls 2015 final score: 3 things we learned from Cleveland's series-clinching blowout win

Matthew Dellavedova had an excellent game as the Cavaliers move on past the Bulls.<p>All the Bulls had was one quick, desperate start to open the game before the Cavaliers picked up their play and doused any hope they might have had. Instead of forcing a Game 7, the Bulls' season ended in a 94-73 …

Rockets vs. Clippers: Game 6 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 NBA Playoffs

The Houston Rockets needed to launch their level of play into a new stratosphere to stave off playoff elimination against the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday at the Staples Center in Game 6.<p>Houston managed to do that, staging a rally for the ages with a dominant, 40-15 fourth quarter to stay alive …

Missing U.S. Marine Helicopter Is Found in Nepal, Official Says