Mysterious "Plastic Plankton" Art Exhibit Reveals Extent of Ocean Pollution

A new book publishing in May will reveal the extent of plastic pollution in the ocean in stunning photographic images of ethereal plastic "plankton.".....»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 20th, 2017

This Week in Making: Musical Lightning, Makey Pixel Art, and More

Watch lightning arc across the stage and create music, pixel art come together to create Makey, and the other stuff that happened this week. Read more on MAKE The post This Week in Making: Musical Lightning, Makey Pixel Art, and More appeared fi.....»»

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Memories of Fear Could Be Permanently Erased, Study Shows

A new study unpicks why certain sounds can stir alarming memories, and reveals a new approach to wiping such memories from the brain. The Guardian reports: Published in the journal Neuron by Cho and his colleague Woong Bin Kim, the research reveals h.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Tracking viewer responses to media, Cinemmerse wants to set the stage for ‘responsive’ entertainment

 Wendy Dent has a dream. The Australian founder, chief executive and sole employee of Cinemmerse wants to change the way folks think about how they watch everything from advertisements to art films. Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Ford considering removable steering wheel, pedals for autonomous cars

A patent application from Ford reveals plans for a removable steering wheel and pedals, allowing drivers to either manually steer or clear the dash during autonomous modes......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Download of the day – Raft

Our daily pick of the best free software: a game of extreme survival and carpentry on the high seas. Raft sets you adrift in an endless ocean, where your life depends on your ability to scavenge flotsam and jetsam, hunt for food, and fend off p.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Leaked Intel Slide Reveals Coffee Lake CPU Lineup

A leaked slide points to significant performance uplifts between Kaby Lake and the upcoming Coffee Lake. These new chips could prove potent competitors to AMD's Ryzen family. The post Leaked Intel Slide Reveals Coffee Lake CPU Lineup appeared first.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Porsche forges carbon fiber in the wheel

Porsche has developed an all-carbon-fiber-reinforced plastic wheel and says it will be the first global automaker to offer the wheel when it debuts in early 2018 as an option on the 911 Turbo S Exclusive series......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

This plastic card could be the ultimate life hack

FORMcard is basically Play-Doh for adults. The multitool becomes moldable to whatever shape you want after it's immersed in hot water. You can shape it to be a phone stand or wrap it around a broken tool handle or whatever needs fixing. It's super st.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Stolen "Diablo" fan art is being used as a symbol of Ukraine"s fight against Russia

The above image was created by Toby Lewin for a Blizzard Entertainment fan art contest in 2011, and has since spread far and wide around the internet and the world. On Tuesday, it popped up on a monument honoring Ukrainian soldiers. SEE ALSO: Blizzar.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Magnificent Motion at World Maker Faire New York

Whether it is kinetic art, drone fighting, or power wheel racing, keep the energy flowing with things in motion at Maker Faire New York. Read more on MAKE The post Magnificent Motion at World Maker Faire New York appeared first on Make: DIY Proj.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Final Fantasy Fighting Game Coming to PS4 in 2018

Dissidia NT’s Ultimate Collector’s Edition includes an 80-page art book and Warrior of Light statue. Square Enix has announced that Dissidia Final Fantasy NT will be released for PlayStation 4 on January 30, 2018. Three versions will be ava.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies

New submitter TheCoroner writes: A paper in Nature Energy suggests that the benefits we receive from moving to renewables like wind and solar that reduce air pollution exceed the cost of the subsidies required to make them competitive with traditiona.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Fake Trump-Comey tapes with KKK return addresses were just a terrible publicity stunt

The Domestics — a Portland-based rock band that's clearly been following politics — recently came under fire for shipping mysterious tapes titled "Trump/Comey Recordings" to people in the music industry. According to a Facebook post from.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Opinion: 2017 is the Best Looking Lineup of Android Devices to Date

It doesn’t seem like long ago when Android devices had faux leather backs with plastic faux stitching, but thankfully, we’ve come a long way since then. A few years back, if you were looking for a truly attractive Android phone, you didn&.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Mystik U Comic Sends Zatanna to DC"s Hogwarts

DC Comics reveals a new series that remiagines Zatanna as a Harry Potter-like magical student. DC Comics has revealed Mystik U, a new limited series that should appeal to fans of franchises like Harry Potter or The Magicians. This new book will.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

AMD’s RX Vega suffers rough launch as pricing soars into the stratosphere

The latest AMD Radeon RX Vega news reveals that Radeon RX Vega 64 cards are only sold in Radeon Packs, or bundled with two PC games, increasing their price by $100. The games are Prey and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. The post AMD’s RX Vega.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Rare pubic-grooming data reveals injuries, odd habits, and nicked bits

Grooming often, removing all hair, and having others help ups chance of injury. Be careful in there. (credit: TJStamp) Trimming and shaping the shrubbery down below can be dangerous business, according to a new study. Combing through survey.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Boruto Episode 20 Review

Sarada’s arc gets off to a strong start thanks to an compelling run in with a mysterious Sharingan user. Warning: The following review has spoilers for the episode. Boruto is finally back in the swing of things, thanks not to its titular hero.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

New Material to Help Repair Brain Tissue Damaged by Stroke

One of the reasons why strokes are so devastating is that brain tissue does not exhibit the same healing mechanisms as other tissues that repair themselves quickly. Integrin proteins are responsible for some of the healing processes, including getti.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

What It’s Like To Have Your Anti-Trump Art Go Mega-Viral

“When something really pisses me off, I get a little extra inspired,” Austin-based artist Mike Mitchell says. In the wake of the Charlottesville demonstrations, many calls to impeach President Trump have been accompanied by a powerful i.....»»

Category: topSource:  fastcodesignRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017