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Scientists to Stage Protest Marches Around the World on Saturday

On April 22, people in hundreds of cities around the world will take part in the March for Science......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceApr 21st, 2017

At 290 mph, the Hennessey Venom F5 will make hurricanes and supercars cower

The Texas-built Hennessey Venom F5 isn’t just fast, it’s gunning for a new world production speed record. At 1,400 horsepower, the twin-turbo V8-powered speed demon may leave the Bugatti Chiron in the rearview. The post At 290 mph, the Hennessey.....»»

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

Study proves dogs produce more facial expressions when humans are watching

Want to see some serious puppy dog eyes? Try spending more time near your pooch. Sure, new toys and food are nice, but research from the University of Portsmouth shows that like most humans, what dogs really crave is attention. In fact, scientists at.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 27 min. ago

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. 27 min. ago

The old Android menu button is lurking in the Google Pixel 2"s interface [Update]

Clicking on the lower right corner of the screen brings up the menu, but turns out this is a bug that won't be around for long. Update: The hidden Android menu button in the Pixel 2 is indeed a bug, Google confirmed on Thursday, just as we theo.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News1 hr. 27 min. ago

The global shop

Online retailers have a shop window to the world, but how do you handle all those payments?.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News2 hr. 11 min. ago

Twitter unveils user safety roadmap through Jan. 2018: expand definitions of non-consensual nudity, update policy around hate, add info for suspended accounts (Twitter)

Twitter: Twitter unveils user safety roadmap through Jan. 2018: expand definitions of non-consensual nudity, update policy around hate, add info for suspended accounts  —  As we said last week, we're updating our approach to make Tw.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Scientists investigate why crows are so playful

New experiments reveal a complex link between crow play and tool use. Enlarge / A New Caledonian crow uses a serrated leaf edge to pull grubs out of a hole in a log. (credit: Mark Sibley) Crows share an interesting set of behaviors with humans.....»»

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

"Built" is a new startup changing the construction industry

Built Robotics is a new startup that's bringing autonomy to the construction industry. They added sensors and trackers capable of withstanding the vibrations and shock of moving around earth.  Read more...More about Mashable Video, Tesla, Elon M.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 27 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. 47 min. ago

Astrophysicists want to shield Earth from solar flares with … a giant magnet?

A huge solar flare could hit Earth in the next century, and these scientists think a massive loop of conducive wire could save us from destruction. The post Astrophysicists want to shield Earth from solar flares with … a giant magnet? appeared.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated 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. 54 min. ago

Boeing Bets on Autonomous Flight with Back-to-Back Deals for Drone-Makers

The world’s largest aerospace company has acquired a drone startup in hopes of finding new applications for autonomous flight, from mapping terrain to resupplying troops... The world’s largest aerospace company has acquired a drone st.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechRelated News2 hr. 55 min. ago

#ExtendYourLimits: Polaris DAGOR® Concept Vehicle Unveil, LINE-X ULTRA-Coated Raptor, DieselSellerz as Seen on Diesel Brothers and World Record Holder, X-Games Medalist Robbie Maddison to Headline Extreme LINE-X Experience at SEMA 2017

#ExtendYourLimits: Polaris DAGOR® Concept Vehicle Unveil, LINE-X ULTRA-Coated Raptor, DieselSellerz as Seen on Diesel Brothers and World Record Holder, X-Games Medalist Robbie Maddison to Headline Extreme LINE-X Experience at SEMA 2017.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News3 hr. 2 min. ago

OmniAir™ Launches World"s First V2X Connected Vehicle Certification Program

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today OmniAir Consortium™ announces the formal launch of the world's first vehicle-to-everything (V2X) device certification program for the connected vehicle market. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News3 hr. 2 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 News3 hr. 2 min. ago

Tracing cell death pathway points to drug targets for brain damage, kidney injury, asthma

Scientists are unlocking the complexities of a recently discovered cell death process that plays a key role in health and disease, and new findings link their discovery to asthma, kidney injury and brain trauma. The results are the early steps toward.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 18 min. ago

Sorry drones, but the Wiral Lite creates sweet video effects for only $200

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 Sorry drones, but the Wiral Lite creates sweet.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago

Eyeing Emerging Markets, Aerospace Giant Acquires Drone Startup

The world’s largest aerospace company has acquired a drone startup in hopes of finding new applications for autonomous flight, from mapping terrain to resupplying troops... The world’s largest aerospace company has acquired a drone st.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechRelated News3 hr. 27 min. ago

Dogs are more expressive when people are paying attention

Want to see some serious puppy dog eyes? Try spending more time near your pooch. Sure, new toys and food are nice, but research from the University of Portsmouth shows that like most humans, what dogs really crave is attention. In fact, scientists at.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 35 min. ago

Hennessey Venom F5 to Debut at SEMA

The Hennessey Venom GT made headlines by topping the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport’s top speed with a 270.49-mph run. Now, the Texas-based tuning house is dead-set on beating that feat with their next world-beater, the Hennessey Venom F5. The triple e.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News3 hr. 46 min. ago