Morgan Bryanton

8 Flips | 1 Magazine | @morganbryanton | Keep up with Morgan Bryanton on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Morgan Bryanton”

Shark Attack Survivor

Dying Galaxy Found Bleeding Out Into Space

A team of international astronomers are investigating what looks like the impending death of a dwarf galaxy 54 million light years away.<p>The scientists were clued in by a trail of fireballs streaming thousands of light years behind the small galaxy known as IC 3418.<p>The astronomers liken these bright …

Steampunk Sphere Home is a Prefab Disaster Shelter

Powered with wind and solar energy, this spherical home on five stilts is a self-sufficient, sustainable prefabricated shelter that can withstand …

DARPA's new mind-controlled prosthetics let patients feel again

Over the past decade, DARPA’s work on brain-controlled prosthetic limbs has led to some impressive breakthroughs, but with the development of novel neuromuscular interfaces, it’s making real headway toward mainstream bionic limbs in the near term. Today, the agency released some new information …

Lightning behind Mt. St. Helens in Washington. Photo by Miles Morgan: http://www.milesmorganphotography.com/

San Francisco Gun Store: 9mm Ammo Stays on Shelves 'About Five Minutes'

A box of 9mm ammo at High Bridge Arms in San Francisco “has a shelf life of about five minutes,” according to Steve Alcairo, the general manager of …

Japan's Secret WWII Weapon: Balloon Bombs

The Japanese harnessed air currents to create the first intercontinental weapons—balloons.<p><b>Balloon bombs aimed to be the silent assassins of World War II. Hitching a ride on a jet stream, these weapons from Japan could float soundlessly across the Pacific Ocean to their marks in North America.</b><p>Still …

How Canada's housing downturn threatens to shake up real estate commissions

The power of the Internet was going to shatter the grip that realtors have on house sales in Canada, driving down commissions and empowering consumers.<p>The Internet failed.<p>The Competition Bureau waded in to overcome the industry's stasis, attempting to create a market where consumers pick which …