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You Asked: Will Eating Before Bed Make Me Fat?

Especially if you tend to eat dinner a few hours before bedtime or you’re very active (or both), snacking before bed will help stabilize your blood …

These Human Robots Will Haunt Your Nightmares

The new humanoid robots named "Otonaroid" and "Kodomoroid" are pictured during a press preview at the National Museum of<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Yoshikazu …

Researchers Now Able To 3D Print Working Blood Vessels

One of the biggest problems with printing human meat was the creation of blood vessels and ventricles. Making a solid mass of flesh was easy but adding a way to pump blood and other nutrients through the flesh was more difficult. Now researchers at the University of Sydney, Harvard, Stanford and …

Biobots made from tissue could one day be implanted in humans

It turns out that robots don't need to be BigDog-sized to be freaky. Scientists at the University of Illinois have created one a mere centimeter (half-inch) in size built on a 3D-printed hydrogel backbone. The "ew" part is what powers it: a strip of skeletal muscle cells triggered by an electric …

The Science Of Cool

What makes one consumer design cool and not another?<p>Take a look at the two water bottles below. The one on the left is pretty much your standard water bottle design: tall, clear, probably crinkly. The one on the right feels a bit less conventional, with its sleek aluminum shell shaped like an …

Google Found A Partner To Make Its Futuristic Contact Lenses

The device for diabetics would measure glucose in tear fluid and send the data wirelessly to a mobile device, Novartis said. The technology is potentially life-changing for many diabetics, who prick their fingers as many as 10 times daily to check their body's production of the sugar.<p>Success would …

Chocolate? Pfft, MIT students are 3D printing with ice cream

<i>Sorry, that's not a 3D-printed ice cream cone, Mr. President.</i><p>Sure, those 3D printers that can output confectionery creations in sugar, chocolate and other edible substances are great, but a trio of MIT students have upped the awesome. Using a household Cuisinart ice cream maker and a Solidoodle …

TV: Killing Us Softly?

Have you been thinking there's really nothing good on TV these days? Nothing worth watching anymore? Then why are you still sitting there, hand on remote?<p>What if the time you spend watching that stuff that isn't too great was costing you big time? I'm not talking about the cost of cable TV. I'm …

660 arrest over accessing online child abuse images

<b>More than 650 suspected paedophiles have been arrested as part of a six-month operation targeting people accessing child abuse images online.</b><p>The National Crime Agency (NCA) said among the 660 were teachers, medical staff, former police officers, a social services worker and scout leader.<p>More than …

Alleged call girl in court today for Google exec death

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — A high-priced escort accused of leaving a top Google executive to die alone on his yacht after injecting him with heroin pleaded not guilty today to a manslaughter charge.<p>Alix Tichelman, 26, her hands shackled, wearing a red jail jumpsuit, sat quietly in the back row of the …