Gravity Max: World’s First “Tilting Roller Coaster” Offers True 90° Drop Madness

Gravity Max: World’s First “Tilting Roller Coaster” Offers True 90° Drop Madness

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GoPro Video Captures Cockpit View of USAF A-10 Thunderbolt Takeoff

GoPro Video Captures Cockpit View of USAF A-10 Thunderbolt Takeoff

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Microsoft To Acquire The Company Behind Minecraft For $2.5 Billion!

Microsoft To Acquire The Company Behind Minecraft For $2.5 Billion!

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How Vacant World Cup Stadiums Could Be Turned Into Housing

How Vacant World Cup Stadiums Could Be Turned Into Housing

Brazil may be the soccer capital of the world, but surveys show 52% of Brazilians did not support hosting the…

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SciCast: World’s Largest Crowdsourced Science and Technology Forecasting Site

SciCast: World’s Largest Crowdsourced Science and Technology Forecasting Site

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Architecture

How Vacant World Cup Stadiums Could Be Turned Into Housing

How Vacant World Cup Stadiums Could Be Turned Into Housing

Brazil may be the soccer capital of the world, but surveys show 52% of Brazilians did not support hosting the World Cup…

Designers Build Eco-Friendly Portable Home from 2 Recycled Water Tanks

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Houses don’t usually come with a manual on how to…

Automotive

Check Out Maserati’s New Aggressive Alfieri Concept Car

Check Out Maserati’s New Aggressive Alfieri Concept Car

Maserati is known for sleek vehicles, nothing too crazy… However, the new Alfieri concept car is pushing the limits as a more…

Director Zack Snyder Just Shared The First Official Image Of The New Batmobile

Director Zack Snyder tweeted out the first official image of…

Brake Problem Requires Shanghai GM To Recall 38,328 Cadillac Sedans

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Start, Lock and Unlock Your Tesla Model S with a Smartphone

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Aviation

GoPro Video Captures Cockpit View of USAF A-10 Thunderbolt Takeoff

GoPro Video Captures Cockpit View of USAF A-10 Thunderbolt Takeoff

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to takeoff in an A-10? Thanks to footage from a GoPro, you can…

All-Black Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Makes Its Debut!

Boeing’s new sleek looking, all-black 787-9 Dreamliner has been delivered…

Is This Windowless Plane the Future of Aviation?

Plans for a windowless jet are in the works, which…

Google Secretly Working on a Drone Delivery System of Its Own

While everyone has been talking about Amazon’s drone delivery project…

Construction

SeaWorld Revenues Sink, Floats Hope on Better Orca Enclosures

SeaWorld Revenues Sink, Floats Hope on Better Orca Enclosures

SeaWorld’s attendance and profits have been sinking, no pun intended. The disappointing second-quarter results slashed the company’s revenue guidance. Shares of SeaWorld…

IBM Builds the Most Complex Human-Like Artificial Brain Yet

Scientists at IBM Research have unveiled a “brain-like” computer chip.…

Texas A&M’s New $20-Million Football Complex: See It to Believe It!

Johnny Manziel, commonly referred to as Johnny Football, is either…

Design

12-Foot Long, 26-Pound Kayak Folds Nealty into Carrying Case You Can Store in Your Car

12-Foot Long, 26-Pound Kayak Folds Nealty into Carrying Case You Can Store in Your Car

Transporting your kayak just got a lot easier thanks to the new foldable, 26-pound Oru Kayak. The 12-foot-long kayak can fold up…

Electrolux AB Reaches $3.3 Billion Deal To Buy GE’s Appliance Business

Electrolux AB, based out of Sweden, announced this morning the…

Bamboo to Replace Carbon Fiber in Future Cars

One of the easiest ways to reduce the mileage of…

Engineer Turned a Boeing 727 Into a House In Portland, Oregon…

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Energy

“Spiraling Into Control” of Quiet and Efficient Residential Wind Generation

“Spiraling Into Control” of Quiet and Efficient Residential Wind Generation

In a “Eureka!” moment, Dutch company Archimedes, named for the renowned ancient mathematician, has designed a nautilus shaped silent wind turbine. The…

Plug Power Shares Up, Revenue Tops Expectations…

Shares of fuel cell maker Plug Power were as much…

Court Finds BP Guilty of “Gross Negligence” for 2010 Oil Spill

BP’s major role in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill…

Engineering

Gravity Max: World’s First “Tilting Roller Coaster” Offers True 90° Drop Madness

Gravity Max: World’s First “Tilting Roller Coaster” Offers True 90° Drop Madness

The Gravity Max “tilt roller coaster” ride at Lihpao Land Discovery World in Houli, Taichung, Taiwan, may be the scariest roller coaster…

Microsoft To Acquire The Company Behind Minecraft For $2.5 Billion!

Microsoft is set to acquire Mojang AB, the company behind…

SciCast: World’s Largest Crowdsourced Science and Technology Forecasting Site

Creating a “Social Process” to Answer Technology and Futurism Questions…

Technology

Apple Kills the Iconic iPod Classic

Apple Kills the Iconic iPod Classic

Apple’s widely talked about recent keynote featured a whole slew of announcements from a watch to new iPhones, and even a mobile…

The Science of Soft Robotics Is Rapidly Advancing…

The science of soft robotics is rapidly growing and the latest…

Experts Reveal the Science Behind the Stainbusting Foods in Your Fridge

There are so many specialized cleaning products available in supermarkets…

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Eating insects isn’t something we tend to do as part of a healthy diet. It’s the stuff that sends foodies on journeys around the world to try local delicacies and makes most reality TV viewers squeamish when contestants are forced to eat exotic insects as…

“Chindia” Rising – What China & India Will Do By 2050

China and India have 40% of the world’s population, while the US has about 5%. So, it is incredible to see that US GDP has dwarfed the combined GDP of China and India for the past century. However, this is changing rapidly and soon, it…