Jason Mexico

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Are We Simulated Beings Living in a Simulated Universe?

Is the universe real? Or are all the stars and planets (including Earth and everything and everyone on it) just simulations in some colossal video game? What sounds like a silly question is actually one that some scientists have begun to take seriously.<p>It’s hard to come up with a way to tell for …

Universe

HUDWAY Glass Heads-Up Navigation Display

We have a great deal on the HUDWAY Glass Heads-Up Navigation Display in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store.<p>The HUDWAY Glass Heads-Up Navigation Display is …

Geek

9 hidden Xbox One features only power users know about

The Xbox One is an incredible gaming console with the capability to do all sorts of cool things, but unless you have your finger on the pulse of the latest Xbox news, you might be missing out on a few of its best features. Here are nine especially great features of the Xbox One that you may not …

Apira Science's iGrow: lasers in the service of ending baldness

For men and women who are losing their hair<p>"We have peer-reviewed science!" says Jeff Braile, the president of Apira Science's medical device division the moment I walked up to their booth at CES. Clearly he was familiar with my oeuvre.<p>The company's iGrow laser therapy was approved by the US Food …

Intel removes 'blood chips' from supply chain

Intel's chips are used in practically every computer in the world. Now it can add one more accolade to its reputation: a clean conscience.<p>The Santa Clara company's officials recently declared that they had rid their supply chain of minerals from Congo sold by militias that commit gross human rights …

Mars Mission: Obama Wants an Asteroid. Republicans Want the Moon.

Wash­ing­ton’s par­tis­an di­vide is spread­ing all the way to space.<p>Pres­id­ent Obama and many Re­pub­lic­ans agree that NASA should pur­sue a …

Space Exploration

Ambri: The Battery to Launch a Renewable Energy Revolution | Inc.com

When MIT chemistry professor Don Sadoway received an email from Bill Gates's personal assistant in 2009, asking if he would meet with Gates, Sadoway assumed it was a prank, and ignored it. It wasn't until he got a follow up email, this time from Gates, himself, that he realized this was no joke. As …

Clean Energy

Human behaviour: is it all in the brain – or the mind?

You've seen the headlines: This is your brain on love. Or God. Or envy. Or happiness. And they're reliably accompanied by pictures of colour-drenched …

Not One, but Three 'Goldilocks Planets'?

In a study published in the journal <i>Astronomy & Astrophysics</i>, researchers say that they've discovered a solar system with not just one, but three planets that could support life only 22 light-years away from Earth. Rory Barnes, the lead U.S. author of the study, talks about how it's possible to find …

Zapping salt out of seawater

Chemists are hopeful their new energy-efficient method to desalinate water can be scaled up for personal or even municipal uses<p>The method, which …

Water

Texas Teen Facing Eight Years After Violent League of Legends Threat

League of Legends is currently the most popular game in the world with 30M+ monthly players, dwarfing most of its competition. It’s a fun title, but can have a dark side to it, namely its often toxic player base that can hurl abuse at unskilled players, or simply because they feel like it. It’s a …