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SpaceX nails another historic launch by sending used spacecraft to orbit

SpaceX blazed through another milestone for the commercial space industry by reusing a Dragon spacecraft for first time ever.<p>The pioneering company, headed by Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, launched a Dragon spacecraft Saturday -- that was previously used in a September 2014 mission -- on another …

Space Travel

Why does loud noise hurt? Do you lose weight if you break wind while on the bathroom scales? These are just some of the thousands of questions tackled by New Scientist, now collected in a new book<p>For more than two decades in the back pages of the <i>New Scientist</i><i>,</i> readers have posed questions on topics …

Biology

This Is How Easy It Is to Hack a Passport or a Credit Card

Hacker Adam Laurie, aka Major Malfunction, shares decades of hacking wisdom from his British country home.<p>Anything with a chip in it is vulnerable to attack. Your contactless credit card, your office key card, your passport—as more of our most valuable possessions get an electronic component, more …

DEF CON 24 - Panel - MR ROBOT Panel

Mr. Robot

In Search of Time’s Origin - Issue 9: Time

Rearrange the following words to tell a coherent life story: A man dies, later he gets married, and finally he is born. Thanks to our built-in …

The hacker who makes sure 'Mr. Robot' gets it right

Cybersecurity researcher Marc Rogers is the principal hacking consultant on the hit TV show "Mr. Robot," which debuts its second season on the USA …

Telescopes catch the aftermath of a black hole swallowing a star

Astronomers have observed a supermassive black hole swallowing a star 3.9 billion light years from Earth. The group used the European VLBI (Very Long Baseline Interferometry) network of telescopes, so big it's described as "Earth-sized", to observe the phenomenon.<p>Thanks to the scale of the …

Black Holes

[Update: Huawei removes photo, responds] Huawei publishes implied P9 camera sample, but EXIF data reveals $4500 camera took it

A few days ago, Huawei published what seemed an innocuous if typically touched-up promo photo proclaiming the photographic prowess of its P9 …

Mobile Photography

Scientists Have Figured Out How to Turn CO2 Into Solid Rock Within Months

This could change everything.<p>When it comes to dealing with human-caused carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, one of the more ambitious but still largely …

The men’s watches that women want to steal

The IWC Pilot’s Watch measuring 36mm is now set to conquer the female market (£3,190).It’s not the first time watch brands have entered the arena of …

How Long Would It Take to Fall Through The Earth?

You might not want to check this out for yourself, but do you know how long it would take for a person to fall through the Earth? Around 42 …

10 Questions with the Man Who Out-Jumped Felix Baumgartner

On October 24, 2014, Alan Eustace, a 57-year-old former senior vice president at Google, disengaged from a balloon floating 25 miles in the sky. …

The Logical Argument For Shooting With Film. Bottom Line? It’s Just Fun.

Film photography tends to get romanticized these days. Aspiring Jurgen Tellers and Lomographers will wax poetic about the “transcendent experience of …

Youth Culture and Energy of the 80s New York

Born in Brooklyn in the 1960s, Jamel Shabazz wanted to be the witnesof his generation, its culture, its lifestyle. He begins the photography at the …

Hilarious Short Animation Shows the Random Ways You Can Die in Space

This short animation <i>Death in Space</i> by Thomas Lucas is a collection of two-second scenes that show people dying in space in the most random ways. It’s …

Liquid Metal Bullets Wreak Havoc on a Watermelon

Lead is a relatively soft metal, and the fact that it deforms on impact is what makes lead bullets so deadly. It expands inside whatever it hits …

These are the 1,000 websites Facebook watches for Trending Topics

In a post today, Facebook VP Justin Osofsky revealed more detail than ever before about the company's Trending Topics product, which faced accusations of liberal bias from a former employee earlier this week. In the post, Osofsky detailed how potential topics are surfaced by an algorithm before …

This just in: Science proves yoga changes your DNA

A study conducted by Harvard University, has empirically proven that yoga positively changes your cellular metabolic functions, ie, it improves the …

It's big, but light. The Casio WSD-F10 Android Smartwatch. The first of its kind from Casio. Some Smart things here and a good first attempt. Nice always on screen too. @casio.watches @casio_us #ablogtowatch #casio #androidwear @android_wear

Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

Human life begins in bright flash of light as a sperm meets an egg, scientists have shown for the first time, after capturing the astonishing ‘fireworks’ on film.<p>An explosion of tiny sparks erupts from the egg at the exact moment of conception.<p>Scientists had seen the phenomenon occur in other …

4 Clothing Items You Should Really Buy Used

Want to improve your closet? Raid someone else’s<p>Some clothes get better with age. So why not let someone else break them in for you?<p>While other people pay full price for new stuff that looks vintage, you’ll score massive discounts on the real thing, says Manhattan fashion stylist Seth Howard.<p>To …

Clothing

50 Terms Every Watch-Lover Needs to Know

Like cars and computers, the terminology behind watches is almost as complicated as the mechanics that drive them. Diehard watch nerds throw around …

Can’t Program? Now There’s A WYSIWYG For Designing With Code

A new tool from Framer makes it easy to design with JavaScript–even if you don’t know a lick of code.<p>Gone are the days when designers did all their UI/UX concepts in Photoshop. Now, they’re being called on to code their mockups.<p>But how do you introduce designers to code if they’ve never programmed …

Rado True Thinline Skeleton

The limited edition of 99 pieces, Rado releases the True Thinline Skeleton releases a watch dedicated to their Swiss heritage. The watch is engineered from polished black high-tech ceramic and has a slim silhouette measuring seven millimeters.<p>Under a black dial with stylized semicircle cutouts, the …

Watches

Calgary artist transforms herself into dark-haired Man of Steel for internet audience

Twice a week, Kay Pike spends 15 hours transforming herself into a different character for an internet audience. Looking into a mirror and camera, the cosplay fan painstakingly paints her body, sings and answers questions from her audience. She started in December at <br>KayPikeFashion and now has …

Apple wants to know how the FBI will hack its phone

This afternoon the Department of Justice asked the courts to vacate tomorrow's hearing concerning the iPhone 5C in the custody of the FBI. The government had asked for Apple to help it circumvent the phone's security. But at the last minute, stated that it had found another party to help it get …

U.S. Department of Justice

Science Explains Why Some Ideas Flop While Others Flourish | Inc.com

Why do some ideas flourish while others dwindle and fade?<p>Even in creative environments where ideas are touted as being valuable yet volatile and in need of nurturing they are often rejected on a whim. What makes some ideas hard to accept while others are jumped on immediately?<p>After asking myself …

Creativity