Friday, June 23, 2017

Watch a KFC sandwich fly to the edge of space

Today, a historical feat is taking place, one that will wow space and fried chicken aficionados alike: a Kentucky Fried Chicken sandwich...

Fact-checking Owl City’s description of being hugged by 10,000 fireflies

Come with me, if you will, back to 2009: the ninth year of the third millennium and the year Owl City released...

NASA’s Mars rover is really good at laser-blasting rocks without human...

For the last year, the Curiosity rover has been studying the surface of Mars with more independence than ever before, saving human...

Google’s AI subsidiary DeepMind is partnering with another UK hospital

Google’s AI subsidiary DeepMind is partnering with another UK hospital - The Verge ...

Are you forgetful? That’s just your brain erasing useless memories

Most of us think “perfect” memory means never forgetting, but maybe forgetting actually helps us navigate a world that is random and...

Inside the Hawaiian seed bank figuring out how to store the...

Visits to the seed bank at the National Tropical Botanical Garden begin with removing your shoes. The seed bank, on the Hawaiian...

Killer whales are stalking boats and stealing their fish

Pods of killer whales are stalking the boats of Alaska fishermen and stealing their halibut catches, leaving the men with no fish...

Nokia completes Withings rebranding with launch of two new digital health...

Earlier this year at Nokia’s event in Mobile World Congress, the company announced that Withings’ connected health devices would be transferred to...

You’re always just a typo away from the Large Hardon Collider

CERN, Europe's nuclear research organization, operates the Large Hadron Collider (or LHC, for short) — the largest particle accelerator in the world....

NASA finds evidence of 10 new Earth-sized planets in our corner...

NASA has found new evidence of 219 planets outside our Solar System. Ten of those exoplanets appear to be similar to the...