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Autodesk and NASA use AI to design spider-like interplanetary lander

Autodesk and NASA use AI to design spider-like interplanetary lander

44 minutes ago   |   SlashGear   |   4 articles

Autodesk teamed with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory to design an interplanetary lander concept that looks like a giant spider. Unlike the Mars rovers, Autodesk's concept...
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New Research Center Based in Minnesota to Explore Spintronics Materials for Advanced Computing

New Research Center Based in Minnesota to Explore Spintronics Materials for Advanced Computing

50 minutes ago   |   R&D Magazine

NewsThe University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering announced that it will lead a new $10.3 million Center for Spintronic Materials in Advanced Information...
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A ruling is imminent on the legality of a controversial drug that's used to treat addiction - but some have called it a ‘dangerous opioid'

A ruling is imminent on the legality of a controversial drug that's used to treat addiction - but some have called it a ‘dangerous opioid'

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Government regulators are expected to soon rule on the legality of a controversial drug called kratom, a representative at the Drug Enforcement Administration told Business...
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Some Strange Science Will Launch Into Space This Week for NASA

1 hour ago   |   Space

This Thursday, crystallizing proteins from the Michael J. Fox Foundation, a dizzying virtual-reality system, ultratiny membranes and the "Refabricator" - a device that turns...
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Japanese Space Capsule Prototype Survives Fiery Fall to Earth

1 hour ago   |   Space

After leaving the International Space Station last week, a Japanese cargo spacecraft dropped a small capsule of science experiments into the Pacific Ocean before falling to its...
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DNA structure impacts rate and accuracy of DNA synthesis

1 hour ago   |   Phys.org

The speed and error rate of DNA synthesis is influenced by the three-dimensional structure of the DNA. Using "third-generation" genome-wide DNA sequencing data, a team of...
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First Microarrayed 3D Neuronal Culture Platform Developed

First Microarrayed 3D Neuronal Culture Platform Developed

2 hours ago   |   R&D Magazine

NewsShedding light on neural regeneration mechanism by recognizing subtle variation in the gradient profiles of guidance molecules. Contributed Author: City University of Hong...
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Climate Change: The Complete WIRED Guide

2 hours ago   |   Wired

The world is getting warmer, the weather is getting worse. Here's everything you need to know about what humans can do to stop wrecking the planet.
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Pressure Helps to Make Better Li-Ion Batteries

Pressure Helps to Make Better Li-Ion Batteries

2 hours ago   |   R&D Magazine   |   2 articles

NewsRechargeable Li-ion batteries are crucial parts for home electronics and portable devices such as cell phones and laptops. Contributed Author: Science China PressTopics...
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Sign up for LifeLock today and save 10% off your first year - Terms Apply

2 hours ago   |   Macworld

Affiliate Disclosure: We receive a commission for purchases made through the links on this page. For over a decade, LifeLock has been a leading provider of comprehensive...
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Open sourcing analysis, plus US, China and HQ2

Open sourcing analysis, plus US, China and HQ2

The big news today is that - finally - we have Amazon's selection of cities for its dual second headquarters. Then some notes on China. But first, semiconductors and open... Read more ...

ORUN RPG Takes Wakanda To The Stars

ORUN RPG Takes Wakanda To The Stars

Every week we showcase a Kickstarter project that captures our imagination. New Agenda Publishing ‘s new Kickstarter, ORUN will soon hit its Kickstarter project end date of... Read more ...

Brokers in one of Amazon's chosen HQ2 locations are reportedly already...

Brokers in one of Amazon's chosen HQ2 locations are reportedly already selling condos sight-unseen - and development hasn't even begun

Amazon has settled on a new home for its second headquarters, HQ2. It will be split between two locations : Long Island City in Queens, New York, and an area of Arlington... Read more ...

‘PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' parachutes onto PlayStation 4 on December 7

‘PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' parachutes onto PlayStation 4 on December 7

Following months of speculation, PUBG Corp. has announced that PUBG is coming to PS4 on December 7. The PS4 version includes all three maps and major features, and you can get... Read more ...

I played 'Red Dead Redemption 2' as a cowboy photographer - here are my...

I played 'Red Dead Redemption 2' as a cowboy photographer - here are my favorite photos showing the insane level of detail in the game

Rockstar Games' "Red Dead Redemption 2" is a universally-lauded video game that chronicles the end of the era of the gunslinging outlaw - and the bitter ending for those that... Read more ...

Spotify Apple Watch app out now: It's basic

Spotify Apple Watch app out now: It's basic

There's a new wearable app from Spotify this week, one made by the company to work specifically on the Apple Watch. This app works with the controls you might expect - playback... Read more ...

Samsung Patents Dual-Fold Display Design for Tablets

Samsung Patents Dual-Fold Display Design for Tablets

Just last week, Korean tech giant - Samsung - unveiled its upcoming foldable phone which will probably see the light of day on March 2019 for a price of around $2000. Well... Read more ...

'Red light district on the move': Self-driving cars open up a whole world of...

'Red light district on the move': Self-driving cars open up a whole world of on-the-go activities - including sex

Once fully self-driving cars are prevalent, the time we used to spend driving can be filled with other activities. Researchers from the Universities of Surrey and Oxford... Read more ...

Antop AT-108 Paper Thin Indoor TV Antenna Review: Skip It

Antop AT-108 Paper Thin Indoor TV Antenna Review: Skip It

Another in a long line of small, flat indoor antennas, the Antop AT-108 is one of the lesser performers in the under-$20 crowd. Read more ...

ET Early Black Friday Deals: 50-Inch Samsung 4K TV for $328, 27-Inch Dell...

ET Early Black Friday Deals: 50-Inch Samsung 4K TV for $328, 27-Inch Dell Monitor for $120

Ready to upgrade to a 4K set? Right now, Walmart is offering up an early Black Friday discount on the 50-inch Samsung UN50NU6900. While this 2018 model lists for about 600... Read more ...