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4. Chinese Earthquake Detector - Seismographs

In terms of awesome new technology, the ancient Chinese were definitely ahead of the pack. As well as inventing everything from fireworks to toilet …

An adorable species of octopus was discovered and it's basically a cartoon character

In one of science's cutest recent discoveries, a deep-diving robot — associated with National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) ship …

This new travel pillow design was inspired by massage chairs

Father and daughter, Diane and Franck Levy, were travelling together and had a very uncomfortable long-haul flight. Thinking there must be a better …

Sony teases “N,” an audio-focused wearable that doesn’t go in your ears | Ars Technica

The hands-free device is the first to come out of Sony's Future Lab Program.<p>Sony announced a new research and development group called the Future Lab …

Israeli start-up joins tech race to provide global Wifi

It will take an orbiting cluster of 60 miniature, or nano, satellites, each about the size of a shoe box, to provide full coverage of the planet …

An Eye Drop Has Been Developed To Dissolve Cataracts

en_US<p>article<p>New eye-drops hold hope for cataract patients from all …

Cataracts

Octopus Skin Inspires Clothes That Double as Displays

With their lithe limbs, stretchy skin, and colorful camouflage, octopuses have many admirers among scientists and engineers. Soft robotics makers, …

Headphones That Get You High on Dopamine Are Tipped to Go on Sale Next Month

When the music is not enough.<p>Headphones that stimulate the release of dopamine in your brain and reportedly make you feel high as hell have been …

This Beautiful Hybrid Hypercar Just Might Change the World

It will supposedly have 1,030 hp and get 1,569 miles to the gallon.<p>1.8K<p>SHARES<p>Techrules is the not-so-subtle name of the Chinese automotive research …

Adidas’s Newest Sneaker Is Basically a Sock With a Sole (and We’re Super Into It)

Laces are so 21st century.<p>A few months back, Adidas Originals unveiled NMD, its newest, lightest, and, if we do say, most futuristic-looking sneaker ever. The sock-like upper, made of Adidas's own Primeknit fabric, followed in the vein of Adidas's wildly successful running styles like the Ultra …

Pasta Made of Crickets

(Image: AFP)<p>You can grind up cricket bodies and turn them into flour. You can then use this flour to make pasta. That's how you end up with this …

MIT’s new sensor-loaded duct tape makes DIY electronics a snap

When it comes to the maker movement, anyone without hardcore DIY electronics knowledge or some basic programming skills is left in the dust. That’s …

Porsche

Scientists discover how to 'upload knowledge to your brain'

Feeding knowledge directly into your brain, just like in sci-fi classic The Matrix, could soon take as much effort as falling asleep, scientists believe.<p>Researchers claim to have developed a simulator which can feed information directly into a person’s brain and teach them new skills in a shorter …

The Brain

How Will We Live In 2116?

Super-skyscrapers, virtual holidays (involving electrodes stimulating the senses) and Hologram pets may seem like elements of a sci-fi movie, but according to Samsung’s SmartThings Future Living Report, they are likely to exist a century later. Put together by space scientist Dr. Maggie …

3D Printing

Bugatti’s Chiron is the beastly, faster-than-fast, 1,500hp Veyron successor

How do you introduce a car like the Bugatti Chiron? This is the successor to the Veyron, the most epic exercise in over-engineering that the car world had known <i>until today</i>. The new Chiron turns the Veyron's extreme specs up another notch: 0 to 100km/h in less than 2.5 seconds, four enlarged …

A Subscription Box For People Who Want Less Stuff And Better Design

The lifestyle brand strategist Aja Edmond has created a Birchbox for minimalists.<p>Splitting her time between Los Angeles, New York, and Berlin, Aja Edmond isn’t just a minimalist by choice: luggage only being so large, she’s one by necessity. And she doesn’t think she’s alone. “Everyone talks about …

Minimalism

Wheelchair Users Now Have A Clothing Line That Fits Their Needs

The cutout on this blazer makes no sense, unless you’re in a wheelchair and you want to avoid awkward bunched-up clothes.<p>IZ tailors clothes especially for wheelchair users. Instead of bunching up in all the wrong places, these pants, shirts, blouses, blazers, and dresses are cut to fall elegantly …

Clothing

No Washing Machine? B.W.M is a Stationary Exercise Bike That Also Cleans Your Clothes

• Submit to:<br>• Del.icio.us<br>• Digg<br>• Slashdot<p>This entry was posted on 02/25/2016 1:30pm and is filed under Gadgets, Home, Sports, Weird .<br>You can leave a response.<p>…

They Brought Cameras Inside a School Cafeteria in Japan. This is Amazing!

In this elementary school located in Saitama, Japan, lunch is turned into a 45-minute educational period, just like math or reading. The students …

Liquid-based watch tech is coming to more devices

If you're a fan of high-end watches and <i>really</i> want to stand out, one of your slicker options is HYT's H series. Instead of relying solely on spinning hands to tell the time, it uses a hydro-mechanical system that fills capillaries with fluid. Sounds niche? Well, it won't be for much longer: HYT and …

The 5 Coolest Pieces Of Wearable Tech At New York Fashion Week

Brainwave readers, bioluminescence, and a cameo by Fibonacci.<p>Last week, thousands of fashion industry insiders descended upon New York Fashion Week for eight days of star-studded runway shows and copious street style photos. If you looked past the glitz, though, you saw that fashion is in flux. …

Google-owned Boston Dynamics shows off the ‘next generation’ of its Atlas robot

Google’s Boston Dynamics company, the people behind previous terrifying yet amazing robot videos, has today shared a glimpse at what it is calling the “next generation” of its Atlas robot. The new generation of Atlas is designed to operate both indoors and outdoors, the company says, and weighs a …

Robotics

North Face - Spiber Moon Parka Jacket - Synthetic Spider Silk Fabric Prototype for 2016

Changing the world with spider webs: Kazuhide Sekiyama at TEDxTokyo

John Elliott Continues to Master Relaxed Premium Menswear for SS16

Progressing the themes that ran throughout his “Running Through Vietnam” lookbook, part two of John Elliott’s SS16 collection seamlessly …

Menswear Titan Michael Bastian Reaches For The Stars With New Collection

The top designer was inspired by astronomer Carl Sagan's geeky style.<p>169<p>SHARES<p>Carl Sagan, the brilliant mind behind TV's <i>Cosmos</i>, was perhaps one of …

Clothing

Meet the New Creative Director behind David Beckham's Menswear Label

Get to know—and get excited about—Daniel Kearns, the new guy overseeing Kent & Curwen<p>David Beckham's relationship with the natty British menswear operation Kent & Curwen just keeps getting better. On Monday, the soccer-star-turned-designer revealed that the brand has appointed Daniel Kearns as its …

The Next Great Display Technology? Water

An MIT prototype turns the water flowing from the faucet into a digital display.<p>For the past half century, displays have been made out of layers of glass, transistors, and circuitry. But as screen-based interaction consumes more and more of our daily lives, some designers are looking for ways to …

Skew

Lawrence Midwood of Y-3 Defines What It Took to Make Space-Ready Apparel

An exclusive interview with Y-3’s Senior Director on the exciting collaboration.<p>When I was approached to cover content for Virgin Galactic, it was honestly a little surprising. With a concept as large as providing space travel to the commercial masses, it was an opportunity of a lifetime to be able …

Yohji Yamamoto

Cosmic Couture Is Here With Virgin Galactic Spacesuits By Adidas Y-3

Hollywood often envisions astronauts of the future in bulky, bulbous get-ups—more deep-sea diver than trendsetter—but the new design by Adidas Y-3 for Virgin Galactic looks instead to the sleek, fitted jumpsuits of race car drivers for inspiration. Eventually all astronauts, pilots, operations and …