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12.01.15
Researchers confirm Humpty Dumpty really can't be put together again
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Researchers confirm Humpty Dumpty really can't be put together again

Turns out, you can't reassemble eggs even at the quantum level.

By A. Tarantola,   12.01.15
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07.15.15
Lexus' hoverboard 'is like floating on a cushion of air'
07.15.15

Lexus' hoverboard 'is like floating on a cushion of air'

Remember the Lexus Hoverboard? Our friends at Autoblog show off the latest teaser featuring pro skateboarder Ross McGouran

By Autoblog,   07.15.15
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06.26.15
Self-assembling gauss gun idea would heal patients from the inside
06.26.15

Self-assembling gauss gun idea would heal patients from the inside

A research team from the University of Houston and Boston Children's Hospital debuted a novel new...

By A. Tarantola,   06.26.15
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06.23.15
Lexus video teases a 'real' magnetic hoverboard
06.23.15

Lexus video teases a 'real' magnetic hoverboard

Lexus shows off video of a "real" hoverboard, but we have some doubts

By R. Lawler,   06.23.15
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05.28.15
This foldable drone origamis itself and dissolves when done
05.28.15

This foldable drone origamis itself and dissolves when done

MIT recently unveiled -- or rather, unfurled -- an unusual drone specimen. The tiny robot weighs a...

By A. Tarantola,   05.28.15
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03.13.15
iFixit explains how Apple's new MacBook haptic trackpad works
03.13.15

iFixit explains how Apple's new MacBook haptic trackpad works

Apple's new range of MacBooks have something particularly new inside them: the Force Touch trackpa...

By M. Smith,   03.13.15
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07.07.14
​Researchers deliver encoded messages and data through your smartphone compass
07.07.14

​Researchers deliver encoded messages and data through your smartphone compass

NFC, Bluetooth, WiFi, mobile data, plain 'ole voice calls. Your phone has no shortage of ways to c...

By M. Smith,   07.07.14
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06.13.14
High-speed maglev toys are coming in 2015
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06.13.14

High-speed maglev toys are coming in 2015

Takara Tomy promised us that maglev technology would make its way to playsets next year, when we s...

By M. Smith,   06.13.14
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04.17.14
Watch a tiny, magnetically powered robot construction crew go to work
04.17.14

Watch a tiny, magnetically powered robot construction crew go to work

A robot doesn't have to big, powerful and terrifying to be worthwhile, and many people are working...

By J. Rigg,   04.17.14
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