Tag: science

Jan 20, 2017

Here’s Where the Juice That Powers Your Favorite Devices Comes From

Here’s Where the Juice That Powers Your Favorite Devices Comes From

Bloomberg’s Ashlee Vance explores lithium mining in Chile’s Atacama Desert

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Jan 18, 2017

4K Slow Motion: Visualizing Combustion with a See Through Engine and Phantom Camera

4K Slow Motion: Visualizing Combustion with a See Through Engine and Phantom Camera

The team at Warped Perception built a glass head for a Briggs and Stratton engine to make the combustion process visible

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Jan 7, 2017

Picture of the Day: Surface Tension

Picture of the Day: Surface Tension

“Do you have a minute to talk about your car insurance?”

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Jan 3, 2017

Bullet vs Prince Rupert’s Drop at 150,000 FPS

Bullet vs Prince Rupert’s Drop at 150,000 FPS

Destin of ‘Smarter Every Day’ shoots a bullet at a Prince Rupert’s Drop and captures the results with a Phantom camera

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Jan 3, 2017

Picture of the Day: An Avalanche on Mars as It was Occurring

Picture of the Day: An Avalanche on Mars as It was Occurring

In an incredible feat of technology and timing, the HiRISE camera captures an avalanche from above as it was occurring

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Dec 22, 2016

Behind the Scenes With Elon Musk When SpaceX Made its Historic Rocket Landing

Behind the Scenes With Elon Musk When SpaceX Made its Historic Rocket Landing

“Creating a self-sustaining civilization on Mars would be the greatest adventure ever” – Elon Musk

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Dec 16, 2016

Rare Deep-Sea Ghost Shark Observed for First Time Ever in Natural Habitat

Rare Deep-Sea Ghost Shark Observed for First Time Ever in Natural Habitat

Video observations by MBARI of a Ghost Shark (Hydrolagus cf trolli) in the Northeast Pacific ocean represent the first ever of this animal alive in its natural habitat

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