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Tesla’s new second-generation Roadster will be the quickest production car ever made

‘Period’<p>Elon Musk promised a surprise during the Tesla semi unveiling event, and boy did he deliver: the return of the Roadster. But it’s no repeat performance. The stunning four-seater roadster boasts jaw-dropping numbers, that if they measure up to Musk’s claims, will make it the world’s quickest …

This Technology Could Finally Make Brain Implants Practical - MIT Technology Review

In labs testing how brain implants could help people with physical disabilities, tales of success can be bittersweet.<p>Experiments like those that let …

University of Florida

12 year-old girl devises a computer program to prevent dangerous reaction to medicines

0 0 Edit this post<p>Till now there was no way doctors could tell how the medicine will react in a particular individual but now thanks to a 12-year-old …

The Human Brain Is Really, Really Fast

Your brain has billions of neurons that send messages through synapses once or twice per second. That adds up to a whole lot of activity. In a single …

Italian avalanche: Rescuers hopeful for 23 missing as three puppies are found alive

Three white Abruzzo sheepdog puppies were found alive on Monday, January 23, inside an Italian hotel that had been largely destroyed by an avalanche.<p>The Italian fire service said on Monday that rescuers had worked through the night at the Hotel Rigopiano in Italy’s Pescara province, which was hit …

Solar-Powered Pipe Designed To Desalinate 1.5 Billion Gallons Of Drinking Water For California

As California faces water scarcity in the coming years, the amount of energy needed to produce water will surely increase. Luckily, designs like ‘The …

Gene editing records 'memories' in human DNA

Scientists have been recording data in DNA for a while, but it has usually involved bacteria and other simple organisms. MIT, however, just took a big leap forward. Its researchers have used the CRISPR gene editing technique to record histories in human cell DNA for the first time. They've crafted …

Our dogs really do love us! Praise is as big as treats for your pet

All the cynics who insist your dog sticks around only because you feed it are wrong. A new study suggests our furry friends often care just as much about receiving praise from their owners as they do about getting a doggy treat. In fact, some may actually value their owner’s approval more than any …

Pets

Outdoor Kitchen Layout Under Unique Pergola For Tropical Swimming Pool With Beautiful Waterfall

Home » Kitchens » How to Design a Kitchen Layout » Outdoor Kitchen Layout Under Unique Pergola For Tropical Swimming Pool With Beautiful Waterfall<p>The …

rain

Elon Musk is developing a roof made entirely out of solar panels

While solar roofs are no longer an unusual sight in many parts of the country, on most houses they’ve definitely been added as an afterthought rather …

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Affogato al Caffè – Italian Dessert of Ice Cream and Coffee

Affogato al Caffè is the perfect dinner party dessert. It takes about 5-7 minutes, half of it can be made ahead and best of all, you’ll be serving …

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2017 Lamborghini Centenario Price, Release date, Engine

Share on Pinterest<p>Of all the 2017 models, few got us as excited as the <i>2017 Lamborghini Centenario</i>. Sadly, all 40 models sold out before we could even …

Sports Cars

Chopard Mille Miglia 2016 XL Race Edition Watch Review | Page 2 of 2

Get Dark With Breitling's Stealthy New Blacksteel Watches

247<p>SHARES<p>We heartily approve of the blacked-out timepieces famed Swiss watchmaker Breitling has been experimenting with lately.<p>So we're making some …

Time in the Clear: 6 Watches with Sapphire Cases

Sapphire crystals are a common element in luxury watches, but entire cases made of sapphire have been and remain a rarity in the watch world due to …

Rose Gold

A Brief History of The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak

By Harlan Chapman-Green<p>Harlan here checking in on a gloriously hot summer’s day in the United Kingdom. After just coming back from lunch on the beach …

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Kwanghun Chung receives McKnight Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Award - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Kwanghun (KC) Chung, investigator of neuroscience at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, core faculty of the Institute for Medical …

7 quotes from Elon Musk that will inspire you to think out of the box (INFOGRAPHIC)

Many call him the new Steve Jobs. His product launches set off the same frenzy. He’s the new cool out to make a dent in the universe.<p>From forming and …

Tesla Offers to Acquire SolarCity

Elon Musk is chairman, largest shareholder of both companies<p>Elon Musk proposed combining the electric-car and solar-energy companies that he backs, the latest in a series of financial shuffles among disparate firms of his empire.<p>Tesla Motors Inc., Mr. Musk’s Palo Alto, Calif., electric-car company, …

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Why Elon Musk says Hong Kong will be the 'beacon city' for electric cars

With booming sales and more than 1,000 public charging spots, Tesla CEO Elon Musk predicted the city would be a leader on electric car adoption<p>Hong Kong’s population density, efficient public transportation and general lack of space hardly provide incentive to buy a private car. High registration …

A Real-Time Visualization Of Electrical Activity In The Brain Is Here And It's Beautiful

Is the electrical activity in your brain different when you watch an episode of Game of Thrones on HBO and when you read the same scene in one of the books? A visualization built by the Neuroscape Lab at the University of California, San Francisco could show you the answer. The visualization is …

This Medical Breakthrough Could Drastically Reduce Heart Attacks

A group of Icelandic researchers, part of an Amgen (amgn) unit called deCODE genetics, uncovered a rare and previously unknown genetic variation in …

In Genetic Decision Making, Proteins Learn to Listen to Each Other

<i>Summary: Researchers have a new perspective on how certain proteins are evolving.</i><p>Source: Yale.<p><b>Genes are regulated because they need to be. Factors</b> …

Researchers Want Robots To Feel Pain In Saddest Experiment Ever

German researchers are experimenting with an “artificial robot nervous system” to teach robots how to feel and react to pain, in what might be one of …

Salted Caramel Custard Recipe

"These easy 'pots de crèmes' are just sweet enough, just salty enough, and just drop-dead gorgeous enough to be my favorite dessert."<p>Ingredients<p>9 …