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ELSE First Linux Smartphone Demo from CES 2010. Tiny Silicon Pillars Generate Hydrogen Fuel | SLAC News Center. Artificial Organ Regrowth - NOVA scienceNOW. ‪Home Made Wrist-Mounted Flamethrower - The Prometheus Device‬‏ How Does a Touch Screen Phone Work? | Cricket Wireless. Ever wonder why some touch screen phones cost more than others?

How Does a Touch Screen Phone Work? | Cricket Wireless

Or why you can't seem to get the touch screen on your smartphone to work if you're wearing a glove? Most people don't know that there are three different types of touch screen technologies available: resistive, capacitive, and infrared. Learn about the different benefits and capabilities to make sure you get the touch screen phone you're looking for. Full screen-split screen with any game. Compromising Electromagnetic Emanations of Keyboards Experiment 1/2. Liquid Wood: 100% Organic replacement for everything plastic. German inventors have developed a new material which holds the promise of replacing everything plastic with something as natural as wood.

Liquid Wood: 100% Organic replacement for everything plastic

The material in question is called the Arboform. It is produced after combining lignin, a discarded element of regular wood with natural resins, flax and fiber. Studio studio, graphic design, typeface dyslexia, Dyslexia Project, dyslexia, dyslexia fonts, logos, flash animation, branding, typeface dyslexia. Modular Robotics | Cubelets. Tesla - Master of Lightning: A Weapon to End War. Tesla inherited from his father a deep hatred of war.

Tesla - Master of Lightning: A Weapon to End War

Throughout his life, he sought a technological way to end warfare. He thought that war could be converted into, "a mere spectacle of machines. " In 1931 Tesla announced to reporters at a press conference that he was on the verge of discovering an entirely new source of energy. Boy discovers microbe that eats plastic. It's not your average science fair when the 16-year-old winner manages to solve a global waste crisis.

Boy discovers microbe that eats plastic

But such was the case at last May's Canada-Wide Science Fair in Ottawa, Ontario, where Daniel Burd, a high school student at Waterloo Collegiate Institute, presented his research on microorganisms that can rapidly biodegrade plastic. Daniel had a thought it seems even the most esteemed PhDs hadn't considered. Boy invents Smart Bell doorbell that fools burglars. Life isn’t all that simple these days, and even if you think you’re safe from burglars, you do hear of horror stories from neighbors and friends on getting their homes ransacked when they go off for a holiday.

Boy invents Smart Bell doorbell that fools burglars

Well, necessity being the mother of all invention has caused Laurence Rook, a 13-year old boy to invent a doorbell which is smart enough to trick potential burglars into thinking that you are at home, never mind that you are halfway around the world. Calling it the ‘Smart Bell’, it will actually call your handset whenever someone rings on your doorbell, letting you hold a conversation with whoever is at the door. Neat! Scientists Create World's 1st Practical Artificial Leaf, 10X as... Wannabe SEALs Help U.S. Navy Hunt Pirates In Massively Multiplayer Game |... All those years playing World of Warcraft may not have been for naught: The United States Navy has begun crowdsourcing ideas for fighting Somali pirates ... through a new video game project.

Wannabe SEALs Help U.S. Navy Hunt Pirates In Massively Multiplayer Game |...

The game platform, called MMOWGLI (Massive Multiplayer Online WarGame Leveraging the Internet--not a reference to Jungle Book), is the product of years of research, will include more than 1,000 military and civilian players, and is planned for launch on May 16. It marks the first major effort by the American military to integrate both crowdsourcing and gamification into traditional military wargames. MMOWGLI was developed by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) in order to test the feasibility of using massively multiplayer online games along the lines of Warcraft and Guild Wars to help solve difficult strategic problems. Kure Dining pod Future technology. Starlite, the nuclear blast-defying plastic that could change the world -... Member: bmlbytes. 7 Man-Made Substances that Laugh in the Face of Physics. The universe is full of weird substances like liquid metal and whatever preservative keeps Larry King alive.

7 Man-Made Substances that Laugh in the Face of Physics

But mankind isn't happy to accept the weirdness of nature when we can create our own abominations of science that, due to the miracle of technology, spit in nature's face and call it retarded. That's why we came up with... 200 Best Gadgets of 2010. 200 Best Gadgets of 2010 2010 was a wonderful year when it came to technology, new gadgets and other hi-tech news.

200 Best Gadgets of 2010

In order to close it off with a bang, we gathered here a collection of the Top 200 Best Gadgets we ran across this year. This top gadgets list will not include the iPhone, iPad, Android, Kinect or any of that sort of technology, but consists of geeky, fun, weird, kitchen and other new gadgets that add a little extra fun to life. We hope you enjoy all the Gadgets, have a safe holiday and a Happy New Year! 14 Cool Gadgets. OScar - Reinvent Mobility - Concept. Audiopad. Audiopad is a composition and performance instrument for electronic music which tracks the positions of objects on a tabletop surface and converts their motion into music.

Audiopad

One can pull sounds from a giant set of samples, juxtapose archived recordings against warm synthetic melodies, cut between drum loops to create new beats, and apply digital processing all at the same time on the same table. Audiopad not only allows for spontaneous reinterpretation of musical compositions, but also creates a visual and tactile dialogue between itself, the performer, and the audience. Home - Local Motors. BMW 328 Hommage Concept Car. Wired Science . Homepage. Retired Site The Wired Science site has been retired from pbs.org and is no longer available.

Wired Science . Homepage

To find similar science and technology content on pbs.org, explore our Technology and Science & Nature topics areas. Or, try our keyword search or browse the Programs A-Z menu. Educators can find science-related, digital resources — videos, interactives, audio and photos — and in-depth lesson plans for the classroom at PBS Learning Media. TechFlesh News Gadgets Innovations Tips. 9 Implants that make human healthy body even more useful | TechFlesh- News,... Here’s a list of 9 ways you can modify your body to be even more useful, from bionic implants to portable power generators. 1. RFID Chips – A nice and easy way to start out with body hacking is to implant an RFID chip into you. An RFID chip is just a passive antenna that’s pre-configured to transmit a specific code when it’s brought near an RFID reader.

Generally, RFID is used as a key of sorts; so for example, you can set up your computer or your phone to unlock only when you pick them up. Nokia E-Cu, The Cell Phone that Charges in Your Pocket - Technology - GOOD.