Ty Mar

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Lytro changed photography. Now can it get anyone to care?

“Okay, can I take it out of the box now?”<p>Lytro product director Colvin Pitts wants to show me the camera he’s been working on since 2007. He cautions that it’s just an early model, then gently lifts the stark, black device out of an unmarked box. It looks like a cross between a DSLR and a …

The Most Insane Truck Ever Built and the 4-Year-Old Who Commands It | WIRED

Ferren leaves the chair for now and gives me a tour of the vehicle, starting with the front cab. Like his MaxiMog, the KiraVan is adapted from a …

A Clever New Chemistry Kit Your Kid Will Actually Want to Use

Author: Greg Miller. Greg Miller Science<p>Date of Publication: 04.08.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>As a boy growing up in India, Manu Prakash …

Rebel Toy Company Launches New Quest to Turn Princesses Into Engineers

NEWARK, California — When GoldieBlox tried to launch its line of engineering and building toys for girls, VP of Sales and Marketing Lindsey Shepard …

17 of the Best iOS Apps From March

On the hunt for some of the better new apps to arrive for iOS over the past month? Your search is over. Here’s 17 of the best to hit the App Store in March.<p>WeTransfer<p>WeTransfer, the service for sending large files across the Web, launched its first iOS app this month, as it looks to expedite the …

Google Maps cruises the rapids of the Colorado River

The Street View trekker sets sail down the country's most endangered river, taking in views of the Grand Canyon, Nankoweap Granaries, the Redwall Cavern, and much more.<p>Rafting down the rapids of the Colorado River and gazing up at the walls of the Grand Canyon is not something many people get to …

The 17 equations that changed the course of history

Mathematics is all around us, and it has shaped our understanding of the world in countless ways.<p>In 2013, mathematician and science author Ian Stewart published a book on 17 Equations That Changed The World. We recently came across this convenient table on Dr. Paul Coxon's twitter account by …

10 of the Maddest Scientists Who Ever Lived

From guzzling bacteria to dueling for mathematics, these scientists pulled some of the craziest stunts in the history of the profession.<p>What would you do for science? These scientists gave everything you had to achieve some of the most important advances we know today. From guzzling bacteria to …