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Mind-blowing music machine created with Lego

Programmer and artist Alex Allmont has used Lego Technic to create an incredibly complex analogue kinetic sculpture that plays minimal house</i> …

CHARLI-L1 (Cognitive Humanoid Autonomous Robot with Learning Intelligence-Lightweight)

Meet CHARLI, perhaps the most photogenic of the 20 or so robots that have been developed at Virginia Tech's Robotics & Mechanisms Laboratory (RoMeLa). Mechanical Engineering professor Dr. Dennis Hong founded the research lab in 2004 and continues to oversee it. Eventually, CHARLI could be used for …

Robotics

FDA warns of risks to cortisone injections in the spine

The Food & Drug Administration is warning that injections of corticosteroids into the spine's epidural space -- an extremely common treatment for radiating back or neck pain -- in rare cases may result in loss of vision, stroke, paralysis and death.<p>And that's even in the absence of fungal and other …

New MERS deaths reported in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's Health Ministry says two more patients who became infected with MERS have died, and that 13 others have contracted the virus.<p>The ministry said on Thursday that the new cases from MERS, or the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, were reported in the capital of Riyadh, as …

Space Elevator Closer to Liftoff With New Cable

Stowaway Teen's Father Was Shocked To Hear Son Was In Hawaii

The father of a teen who last weekend survived a 5 1/2-hour flight from California to Hawaii in the wheel well of a passenger jet says:<p>"When I watched the analysis about the extraordinary and dangerous trip of my son on local TVs and that Allah had saved him, I thanked God and I was very …

Giant 'SOS' Message Saves Marooned Snorkelers

Five people who went missing off Australia’s coast when their boat drifted away were rescued after a search plane spotted a large “SOS” scrawled into …

Bearded dragons seen as salmonella source

NEW YORK (AP) — Bearded dragons have joined the list of pets that can give you salmonella poisoning.<p>In the last two years, 132 people in 31 states …

Startrails: Photos by Evgeniy Zaytsev

Bob Gruen’s Iconic Rock ‘n’ Roll Photography: John Lennon, Mick Jagger, and More

Gallery<p>From Joan Jett to Mick Jagger, see the best of Bob Gruen’s iconic rock ‘n’ roll photos.<p>03.29.14 5:45 AM ET<p>Bob Gruen

The 10 Best Cars Designed by Bertone

Iconic Italian design house Bertone is reportedly on the cusp of bankruptcy. Its history includes some of the greatest automotive designs ever committed to sheetmetal. Let's revisit 10 favorites from the company's epic highlight reel.<p>Iconic Italian design house Bertone is reportedly on the cusp of …

Kurt Cobain: A Look Back in Pictures

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Pantera Look Back at 20 Years of ‘Far Beyond Driven’

“Our top priority with <i>Far Beyond Driven</i> was to make a balls-out, heavy-metal record with no compromising,” former Pantera frontman Phil Anselmo tells</i> …

Kurt Cobain Getting His Own Comic Book

Kurt Cobain‘s life will be captured in the pages of a new comic book that sees release in print and digital forms on April 2nd, a few days before the …

Kurt Cobain

My Chemical Romance Bassist Compares Split to Losing a Family Member

My Chemical Romance bassist Mikey Way compared the band’s 2013 breakup to “the passing of a family member” in a new interview with <i>Kerrang (</i>via …

My Chemical Romance

Van Halen: Intimate Pics of the Early Days Via Rock Paper Photo

Sequined Punk<p>Van Halen loved Weiss' candid photographs, and they hired him to tag along on future tours. "This is Chicago on the <i>Hide Your Sheep Tour</i> …

halen

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor Sings Ronnie James Dio’s ‘Rainbow in the Dark’

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor recorded a version of Ronnie James Dio’s soaring metal anthem “Rainbow in the Dark” for the tribute compilation <i>Ronnie</i> …

Rock Music

Iron Maiden Singer Invests $450,000 in ‘World’s Longest Aircraft’

Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson has invested $450,000 in what will be the world’s longest aircraft, according to BBC’s TopGear.<p>The Hybrid Air …

Aviation

Danny Thompson: bass player for the greats

Danny Thompson is celebrating his 75th birthday with a series of concerts with musical collaborators such as Richard Thompson and Donovan. Here the double bass maestro talks about his varied career playing with folk and jazz greats and pop stars such as Kate Bush and Cliff Richard<p>Danny Thompson is …

Taylor Momsen Discusses Her Naked Album Cover

In the new issue of <i>Rolling Stone</i>, Taylor Momsen talks about posing nude for the cover of <i>Going to Hell</i>, the new album from her band, the Pretty …

momsen

Police Release Previously Unseen Photos From Kurt Cobain’s Death Scene

Last week, Seattle police said they were reexamining the evidence surrounding Kurt Cobain‘s suicide. Although they didn’t find anything that …

Kurt Cobain

Watch Best Coast's "Baby I'm Crying" Video, Featuring 360-Degree Field of Sound

Best Coast have released a video for "Baby I'm Crying", from last year's <i>Fade Away</i> EP. It's a live performance directed by Ryan Reichenfeld with "binaural" audio recording technology—using microphones placed inside a human dummy head—which simulates the sensation of standing in the room during the …

Headphones

5 Rock Records Intended to Have Extremely Limited Pressings

This week, the Wu-Tang Clan announced that they had a completed a 31-track double album, <i>The Wu – Once Upon a Time in Shaolin</i>. But instead of …

Music

Miami Burning: Surviving the World’s Wildest Party

Sometime after dawn on a recent Sunday, down by the resort-size pool of his Bali-style Miami mansion, Diddy interrupts veteran Chicago DJ Felix Da …

Music