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Science May 11, 2017 posted by

Astrophysics For People In A Hurry – learn some science between bus stops

Science is a big deal in today’s world, even the type of science that doesn’t necessarily touch our everyday lives in noticeable ways. It used to be that things like astrophysics were only for astrophysicists but now, everyone wants to get into it. If you’re looking for a quick way to expand your knowledge on this topic, check out Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson.


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Astrophysics For People In A Hurry – learn some science between bus stops
future tech April 27, 2017 posted by

Lilium Jet – takes off like a helicopter, flies like a plane

Flight is awesome but planes need a lot of space to get off the ground, that’s what makes helicopters so handy for areas where there isn’t a landing strip. What if you could combine the gracefulness of planes with the compact usefulness of a helicopter? That is the Lilium Jet, the plane with vertical takeoff and landing.


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Lilium Jet – takes off like a helicopter, flies like a plane
Eco Friendly April 12, 2017 posted by

Solar Sinter – check out this machine that 3D prints with sand

The world has resources in many places if we only look for them. Some people may look at the desert and think there’s nothing out there but sand and sun but one man said, “Oh sweet! Look at all this sand and sun!” And so the Solar Sinter was born, the machine that uses sunlight to 3D print sand.


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Solar Sinter – check out this machine that 3D prints with sand
Science April 7, 2017 posted by

Meteorite Pen – check out this cool pen straight from outer space

There’s a contingent of Kickstarter that’s all about funding pens. When I say pens, I mean fancy writing pens, like the type you use to sign contracts with people in suits in movies. If you happen to like pens and space, here’s check out the Meteorite Pen, the fountain pen made from a space rock.


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Meteorite Pen – check out this cool pen straight from outer space
future tech March 30, 2017 posted by

Internet Lemonade – in the future, everyone will know what it tastes like

A couple of weeks ago there was a viral Tumblr post in which America found out that the rest of the world doesn’t know what lemonade is. Apparently a lot of people think it’s Sprite but that’s not at all what lemonade is. I don’t know if that’s the reason why researchers figured out how to send the taste of lemonade through the internet but I’m going to assume it is.


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Internet Lemonade – in the future, everyone will know what it tastes like
future tech March 8, 2017 posted by

Algorithm Predicts Earthquakes – machine learning used to predict lab quakes

Earthquakes happen every day around the world and most of them are just tremors but the ones that are bad, well they’re really bad. Many people lose their lives to earthquakes every year and we have no way of knowing if one is coming until things are falling off shelves. Which is why the news of an algorithm that can predict them is so exciting.


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Algorithm Predicts Earthquakes – machine learning used to predict lab quakes
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 7, 2017 posted by

NASA Software – check out the apps, code, and tools NASA uses to get and stay in space

NASA found us a few new planets this past month but they’re not done giving us cool gifts. If you love the space dedicated agency, check out all this free software they just released to the public and get a look at what technology they’re using to get us a view from space.


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NASA Software – check out the apps, code, and tools NASA uses to get and stay in space
Science February 1, 2017 posted by

Viagen Pets – keep your furry friend by your side, even after they’ve passed

We love our pets. Our cats and dogs are like part of the family but most of them will likely pass long before we do, leaving an empty spot in our hearts. It’s sad when a pet dies but what if you could bring them back? Viagen Pets will clone your cat or dog so you can have them for a whole other lifetime.


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Viagen Pets – keep your furry friend by your side, even after they’ve passed
future tech January 31, 2017 posted by

Soft Robot Helps Hearts – this robot hugs to the beat of your heart

We’re beginning to see more uses for robots outside of novelty as the technology advances. Sure, robotic helpers around the house are neat and can be useful but there’s some real life saving potential for robots. In today’s news, we’ve got a robot that will help hearts continue beating by hugging them gently. Warning, graphic image after the jump.


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Soft Robot Helps Hearts – this robot hugs to the beat of your heart