David Chandler

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Smartphones could be charged in 60 seconds with new battery

An iPhone 6 takes around two hours to charge but could be full of power in a minute if fitted with a new aluminium battery<p>Smartphones could be charged in less than one minute after scientists at Stanford University invented an aluminium battery so powerful it could revolutionise the industry.<p>The …

CES 2014: Phones morph into 'stun guns' and 'tricorders'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1042000/1042535_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524656233_016342518c8a0e455befc9887145e4b7<p><b>Add-ons that turn smartphones into Star Trek-like tricorder medical diagnostic kits, Predator-style thermal vision cameras and even electric</b> …

Alien or YouTubian? Intricate crop circle appears in California

Theories are cropping up to explain an intricate circular pattern discovered in a field of grass in California early Monday.<p>An aerial photographer spotted the giant crop circle in Salinas, Calif., from above on Monday.<p>“We were on a photo flight this morning and came across it," aerial photographer …

Incredible Online Gallery of High-Res Film Scans from Every Apollo Mission

The title sort of gives it away, but did you know that there is an online archive that contains high-resolution film scans from every Apollo mission? …

Sabine Lisicki ended Serena Williams' reign as Wimbledon champion as the German 23rd seed clinched a stunning 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 victory over the world number one in the fourth round on Monday. http://www.tennis.co.uk/wta/lisicki_ends_serenas_reign_as_wimbledon_champion_rss4328081.shtml

July 2013

Summer Solstice 2013: Why It's the First Day of Summer

This year's summer solstice will be followed by the year's largest supermoon.<p>Summer officially begins this week as the summer solstice marks the longest day of the year. For Americans, summer will begin either on Thursday or Friday—depending on which time zone you live in.<p>That's because the timing …

Animals know more than you think

Perhaps it is no coincidence that the animals we think of as being the most stupid – pigs, chickens, sheep – are also the ones we don't always treat …

This week's issue of Auto Express

In this week’s issue of Auto Express, we reveal exclusive images of the new Vauxhall Mokka X, as the crossover aims for a more grown up look with an …