Tag: science

Nov 29, 2017

A Liquid Sand Hot Tub Looks as Interesting as It Sounds

A Liquid Sand Hot Tub Looks as Interesting as It Sounds

Sure ‘fluidized air bed’ is more accurate, but ‘liquifying sand’ sounds so much cooler!

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Nov 17, 2017

We’re Now One Backflip Closer to the Robopocalypse

We’re Now One Backflip Closer to the Robopocalypse

We had a good run

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Nov 16, 2017

Scientist Captures Incredible Video of CRISPR Editing DNA in Real Time

Scientist Captures Incredible Video of CRISPR Editing DNA in Real Time

First shown at a conference this summer, it left the crowd speechless

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Nov 14, 2017

Boston Dynamics Just Unveiled Their New SpotMini Robot

Boston Dynamics Just Unveiled Their New SpotMini Robot

Skip to 0:10 to see SpotMini peer into your soul

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Nov 13, 2017

Why Incompetent People Think They’re Amazing

Why Incompetent People Think They’re Amazing

Psychological research suggests we’re not good at evaluating ourselves. Understanding the Dunning-Kruger effect

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Nov 10, 2017

How Scientists are Trying to Optimize ‘Healthspans’ Instead of Lifespans

How Scientists are Trying to Optimize ‘Healthspans’ Instead of Lifespans

Because extending life is pointless if we’re constantly sick and in pain

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Nov 7, 2017

The Lava Lamps That Help Keep The Internet Secure

The Lava Lamps That Help Keep The Internet Secure

At Cloudflare HQ there’s a wall of lava lamps that keeps a good bit of the internet secure, here’s how

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