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This DIY project lets you catch a falling muon

This DIY project lets you catch a falling muon

5 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Physicists at MIT have developed and released a $100 muon detector that you can build at home, allowing you to sense deep space bombardment on something that looks like a TV...
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Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Reactors' Melted Uranium Fuel

2 days ago   |   NY Times

The Japanese government and companies used radiation-hardened machines to search for the fuel that escaped the plant's ruined reactors.
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Geoengineering the Climate Could Cause Devastating African Droughts

3 days ago   |   Space

Injecting particles into the atmosphere would deflect some of the sun's incoming radiation, but a new study predicts it would also likely alter tropical storm patterns in the...
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Lava or not, exoplanet 55 Cancri e likely to have atmosphere

5 days ago   |   Phys.org

Twice as big as Earth, the super-Earth 55 Cancri e was thought to have lava flows on its surface. The planet is so close to its star, the same side of the planet always faces...
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NASA detects solar flare pulses at Sun and Earth

5 days ago   |   Phys.org

When our Sun erupts with giant explosions-such as bursts of radiation called solar flares-we know they can affect space throughout the solar system as well as near Earth. But...
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Optically tunable microwave antennas for 5G applications

5 days ago   |   Phys.org   |   2 articles

Multiband tunable antennas are a critical part of many communication and radar systems. New research by engineers at the University of Bristol has shown significant advances in...
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Cypress Achieves Aerospace-Grade QML Certification for its 65nm and 40nm SRAM Devices at UMC

6 days ago   |   Cellular news

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. , the market leader in advanced embedded system solutions including radiation-hardened memories, and United Microelectronics Corporation , a leading...
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Yes, you really can get an outstanding sound bar for under $100

Yes, you really can get an outstanding sound bar for under $100

6 days ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

TaoTronics might not be a household name, but there's a good reason for that. Instead of dumping a fortune into marketing and advertising and then doubling the price of all its...
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Neutron star with strong magnetic field may still launch jets

6 days ago   |   Phys.org

An international team of astronomers led by the University of Amsterdam suspects that neutron stars with a strong magnetic field can still launch so-called jets. Since the...
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This $25 waterproof Bluetooth speaker has been an Amazon best-seller ever since it was released

This $25 waterproof Bluetooth speaker has been an Amazon best-seller ever since it was released

8 days ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport   |   2 articles

We cover the OontZ Angle 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker pretty much every time it goes on sale, and there's a good reason: everyone loves it. It has been a best seller for as...
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Black Friday 2017: Xbox One digital sale features dozens of discounted games

Black Friday 2017: Xbox One digital sale features dozens of discounted games

Just days after giving Xbox Live Gold subscribers a head start on its digital Xbox One and Xbox 360 games Black Friday sale , Microsoft has opened the sale up to everyone else... Read more ...

Uber hid massive data breach by paying hackers $100k

Uber hid massive data breach by paying hackers $100k

Uber paid hackers $100,000 to hide a major data breach, according to new reports. This breach affected 57 million accounts in 2016, the company stated, exposing phone numbers... Read more ...

The best Black Friday Microsoft Surface deals 2017

The best Black Friday Microsoft Surface deals 2017

If you're looking to bag a Black Friday deal on a Surface Book, Surface Pro or any other model from Microsoft's fantastic Surface family, then you've come to the right place... Read more ...

Amazon has revealed its first big deals ahead of Black Friday 2017

Amazon has revealed its first big deals ahead of Black Friday 2017

Amazon's let slip some of its forthcoming big Black Friday deals, with some strong choices for technology fans looking to grab a bargain this year. We've been through the list... Read more ...

MEMO: Meg Whitman tells employees that news of her departure should have...

MEMO: Meg Whitman tells employees that news of her departure should have come 'as no surprise'

After announcing her decision to resign as Hewlett Packard Enterprise's CEO on February 1, Meg Whitman sent an email to company employees about her departure. In the email, she... Read more ...

57 Million Hit by Uber Breach: What You Should Know

57 Million Hit by Uber Breach: What You Should Know

Uber covered up a 2016 data breach that affected 57 million users, drivers by paying thieves $100,000 and not telling regulators, reports said. Read more ...

What Lucasflim Thinks Of The Star Wars Battlefront 2 Loot Box Controversy

What Lucasflim Thinks Of The Star Wars Battlefront 2 Loot Box Controversy

Star Wars Battlefront II and EA have been making a lot of headlines these past couple of weeks, testing the validity of the adage that no publicity is bad publicity. Based on a... Read more ...

Des packs Google Home, Chromecast et Philips Hue à 199 euros

Des packs Google Home, Chromecast et Philips Hue à 199 euros

Une enceinte Google Home, des ampoules connectées Philips Hue, un Chromecast et même 3 mois d'abonnement Deezer à petit prix? C'est possible. Read more ...

FCC confirms plan to kill net neutrality

FCC confirms plan to kill net neutrality

The FCC is scheduled to vote on the plan Dec. 14, with the Republican-majority agency expected to approve Chairman Ajit Pai's proposal. Read more ...

Google Lens will launch within Assistant on all Pixel phones in the coming weeks

Google Lens will launch within Assistant on all Pixel phones in the coming weeks

Google is bringing its artificial intelligence-powered Lens tool to all Pixel and Pixel 2 phones in the coming weeks as part of an update to Google Assistant, the company... Read more ...