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How NASA Plans to Send Humans Back to the Moon

The U.S. space agency is rigorously testing its Orion spacecraft in hopes of launching its first mission to the moon as early as 2019.<p>NASA has been subjecting its Orion space capsule to a battery of tests designed to tell whether the spacecraft is ready to ferry humans into orbit and beyond. So …

Space Exploration

Innovative 'Wooden Bricks' System Cuts Building Time to Just a Few Days

Brikawood is an intuitive and logical construction system of wooden bricks that allows the rapid construction of an entire house without the use of …

A Never-Before-Seen Virus Was Just Found in the Sea, and it Kills Bacteria

Their genomes are "quite different from other viruses."<p>When you think of a virus, you likely think of the microscopic agents that make life on land …

10 museums that are worth a visit for the interiors alone

After David Adjaye's African American history museum was named Design of the Year, we've trawled our Pinterest boards to find more museums with …

Museums

​The Linux vs Meltdown and Spectre battle continues

Fixing Meltdown and Spectre will take Linux -- and all other operating systems -- programmers a long, long time. Here's where the Linux developers …

How To: Quick and Sturdy Workbenches

Every time I look at projects for building your own workbenches, storage racks and cabinets, and other shop furnishings, I quickly get intimidated by what looks like a lot of work and I quickly find myself moving on to look at the relatively inexpensive benches and carts available at Harbor …

The British Museum Is Now Open To Everyone: Take a Virtual Tour and See 4,737 Artifacts, Including the Rosetta Stone

"I met a girl at the British Museum once," a fellow said to me at a party last weekend. "Her name was Rosetta. Rosetta Stone." A groaner indeed, but …

Archaeology

3D Scans of 7,500 Famous Sculptures, Statues & Artworks: Download & 3D Print Rodin’s Thinker, Michelangelo’s David & More

Last week we featured the British Museum's archive of downloadable 3D models of over 200 richly historical objects in their collection, perhaps most …

Tips of the Week: PVC Can Holders, Poor Maker’s Shrink Plastic, and Pre-Making Mistakes

<i>Tips of the Week is our weekly peek at some of the best making tips, tricks, and recommendations we’ve discovered in our travels. Check in every Friday to see what we’ve discovered. And we want to hear from you. Please share your tips, shortcuts, best practices, and tall shop tales in the comments</i> …

DIY

Daylight Linux v2 une distribution 64 bits pour les Raspberry Pi 2 et Pi 3

Hamdy, le créateur de <i>Daylight Linux 2</i>, est un professionnel et passionné d’informatique. Il vit en Suisse et c’est créant des systèmes…

Discover the Ins and Outs of Folding Patterns with this Origami Simulator

Origami, which comes from the Japanese words <i>ori</i> meaning “folding” and <i>kami</i> meaning “paper”, is a pretty niche field which requires dedication, …

Origami

4000 km/h: Chinas Zug lässt den Hyperloop alt aussehen

Nachdem das Streckennetz etabliert ist, soll die Geschwindigkeit für die Verbindung zwischen wichtigen Städten auf 2000 km/h erhöht werden. In der …

Digital

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Fully modular desk is every computer geek's dream come true

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

Learn about the Geneva Drive – A Snappy Mechanism Found Inside Old Film Projectors

If you have you ever held a film projector before, chances are you have probably heard the distinct clacking noise that comes with using it. The …

Clint Eastwood

Nightlight Cat Bracelet

TO COMPLETE<p>WHAT WILL YOU MAKE?<p>In this project, you are going to make a cat bracelet that has a light sensor. This is the same type of sensor that is …

Arduino

How to design Interlocking Joints for fastening 3D Printed parts

Learn how to design and 3D print interlocking joints (e.g. finger-, dovetail- and puzzle joints) to assemble your 3D printed …

3D Printing

First Public Showing of Monet, Rodin and Maillols From Gurlitt Trove

BONN, Germany — A rendering of early-20th-century London’s industrial grime in ethereal blues and green-grays by Claude Monet. A crouching woman cast in marble by Rodin. And two sketches of nudes by Aristide Maillol. These are among the several hundred works found in the homes of Cornelius Gurlitt, …

Art

These 3-D Printed Bricks Cool Rooms Without Air Conditioning

The idea of “evaporative cooling” goes back centuries. Now it’s seeing new life in the shape of a brick–the 3-D printed “Cool Brick.”<p>Developed by Ronald Rael and Virginia San Fratello, the Cool Brick is both masonry and an alternative to air conditioning. Containing thousands of holes, it’s porous …

How to Design Snap Fit Components

Up your 3D printing game using these crucial tips, calculations and features<p>Designing components with snap fits can save you time and money in …

4 Reasons You Should Be Using the Disconnect App Every Time You Browse Online

Get 90 percent off this all-purpose privacy tool.<p>In a time when cyber-attackers are becoming more sophisticated every day, and net neutrality regulations are constantly under fire, it's a good idea to invest in some web surfing safeguards. And when it comes to Internet security, Disconnect is …

A Home Made Air Pump From PVC Pipe

If you need a supply of low pressure air – let’s say enough pressure to ensure a constant supply but not enough to describe as “Compressed air” with …

Animation in OpenSCAD

The Shattering Truth of 3D-Printed Clothing | Backchannel

<b>When the fashion trio</b> threeASFOUR debuted its first collection of 3D-printed clothing, a parade of auburn-haired models marched down a runway at the …

Fashion Shows

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Why I Still Create a Vision Board as an Adult (Right, It's Not Just for Kids!)

Making a vision board may seem like something that’s just for kids trying to figure out what they want to be when they grow up, or an activity to …

Motivation

How to clean your keyboard without breaking it

For sticky keys, dirty buildup, and all other forms of messiness<p>Most of us don’t take good care of our keyboards. We eat over them, we spill things onto them, and the worst part of it all—we never clean them. A keyboard remains a sticky, dirty, and gross mess until one of the keys stops working or …

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