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In Photos: Litter Transforms Into Sea Creatures in Stunning Shots

Artist Mandy Barker has used her photographic talents to capture bits of ocean flotsam — such as stroller wheels, toy horses, burnt plastic flowers and six-pack rings — and transform them into plankton-like sea creatures......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 20th, 2017

Russell Brand compares board games to humanity and sends us into an existential crisis

Russell Brand visits the Travelling Man, a game shop in Leeds, and checks out some gems in the board gaming world. Brand and shopkeeper Matt check out Elevenses (a card game about being a 1920s socialite), Pandemic (a mainstay in cooperative board g.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 19 min. ago

The most popular Netflix show of the summer might surprise you

Netflix came into 2017 with a prospective content budget of $6 billion. Midway through October, Netflix has already released dozens of original series and movies this year with plenty more to come, but we'll likely never how well any of those shows d.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News1 hr. 47 min. ago

Vo Trong Nghia incorporates trees into chequerboard facade of Hanoi university building

Vo Trong Nghia Architects has completed an office building at Hanoi's FPT University, featuring gridded facades that incorporate recessed windows shaded by trees. Read more Vo Trong Nghia Architects has completed an office building at Hanoi'.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News2 hr. 3 min. ago

Photos & Highlights from the Final 36 Hours at the Inaugural Merge! Conference in Orlando

The 1st Merge! Conference ended Wednesday afternoon in Orlando. We have all of the highlights from day 4 Tuesday and the half-day that closed the program Wednesday......»»

Category: internetSource:  dnjournalRelated News2 hr. 19 min. ago

Alphabet Invests $1 Billion In Lyft

Lyft announced Thursday that Google-parent Alphabet is leading a $1 billion financing round into the ride-hailing company. This ups Lyft's valuation from $7.5 billion to $11 billion. The funding is coming from CapitalG, one of Alphabet's investment f.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 19 min. ago

Meet Wiral: the $200 cable cam that will take your GoPro shots to the next level

Cable cam systems are expensive and too big to carry around -- but the Wiral Lite is aiming to change that with a compact design. The Kickstarter campaign was fully funded in just three minutes. The post Meet Wiral: the $200 cable cam that will take.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 40 min. ago

Boeing Trade Action Misfires as Airbus Backs C Series

Airbus and Bombardier say their tie-up is strategic and not a response to Boeing’s price-dumping charges, but analysts believe the U.S. manufacturer miscalculated and drove the C Series into its rival’s hands. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News2 hr. 47 min. ago

"Handful of changes" make cells into cancer [Medicine]

British scientists have worked out how many changes it takes to transform a healthy cell into a cancer. #health #medicine #cancer #research #oncology.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated News2 hr. 47 min. ago

Fundamental research enhances understanding of major cancer gene

Scientists have provided new insights into the role of PTEN, a major cancer gene, in controlling cell growth and behavior. PTEN is the second most commonly altered gene in human cancers, particularly prostate cancers, and this work could help to deve.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News2 hr. 55 min. ago

Axon wants you (yes, you!) to submit photos, videos to police

Meet “Axon Citizen,” a new service from the company formerly known as Taser. Enlarge / An officer demonstrates Axon Citizen, a new Web portal to submit data to police. (credit: Axon) Axon, the company formerly known as Taser, either wants.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 4 min. ago

Microwaves will be obsolete by 2027. Here’s what’s going to replace them

RF cooking is like a microwave that actually works, and quickly, too. In the next few years, it could make its way into your kitchen. The post Microwaves will be obsolete by 2027. Here’s what’s going to replace them appeared first on Digital Tren.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 12 min. ago

Trump says Puerto Rico hurricane response was a "10" but these numbers prove otherwise

President Trump gave the federal response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico a 10 out of 10 on Thursday. Yes. Really. He gave himself the highest marks for what has been a well-documented and tragic mess. SEE ALSO: Photos from Puerto Rico reveal the d.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 39 min. ago

See Google"s first custom chip in iFixit"s Pixel 2 XL teardown

The popular teardown site reveals the location of the currently dormant Pixel Visual Core imaging chip. Google only announced that it had secretly stuffed new, custom "Pixel Visual Core" chips into its new Pixel 2 XL phones earlier this week, p.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 39 min. ago

Zaha Hadid"s amenity spaces for 520 West 28th shown in new photos

Communal spaces available to the future residents of Zaha Hadid Architects' 520 West 28th project in New York's Chelsea are revealed in these images, which show a skylit swimming pool, a striated IMAX theatre and a bright gymnasium. Read more.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News4 hr. 11 min. ago

GM Cruise Said To Be Weighing Ride-Hailing Partnership With Uber

Reportedly, GM could be looking into pressing its autonomous vehicles into service on the Uber network, in addition to its existing Lyft partnership......»»

Category: autoSource:  gmauthorityRelated News4 hr. 38 min. ago

Key psychiatric drug target comes into focus

One way or another, many psychiatric drugs work by binding to receptor molecules in the brain that are sensitive to the neurotransmitter dopamine, a chemical signal that is central to how our experiences shape our behavior. But because scientists sti.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 38 min. ago

Renewable resource: To produce vital lipoic acid, sulfur is used, then replenished

New research shows how a protein is consumed, then reconstituted, during the production of a compound required for converting energy from food into a form that can be used by our cells. The results could help scientists to understand why humans with.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 38 min. ago

Spelunker Party! Launch Trailer Showcases Its Multiplayer Excursions

The Spelunker Party! launch trailer shows exactly what to expect when heading into a cave either alone or with friends. Read Spelunker Party! Launch Trailer Showcases Its Multiplayer Excursions on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Zotac creates liquid-cooled, small form factor GTX 1080 Ti

Small form factor graphics cards have become fairly popular for building console-sized PCs with desktop gaming performance. Zotac has released the smallest GTX 1080 TI to date, making it potentially the best performing card you can fit into a really.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Nintendo nabs two-thirds of monthly game hardware sales thanks to Switch

 Nintendo has managed to lead the industry in video game hardware sales – by a wide margin – for September, which is a very promising sign going into the holiday shopping season. The Nintendo Switch helped this immensely, leading the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago