Tag Archives: health

NASA says Mars’ global dust storm is finally over

NASA says the global dust storm on Mars that incapacitated its Opportunity rover has finally ended.

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3D printed mushroom hat made of bacteria generates electricity

There are some mundane projects out there that aim to find an alternate way to produce electricity using things like solar power or wind.

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Study finds decreased social media use improves mood and wellbeing

Researchers with the University of Pennsylvania have found a casual link between social media use, depression, and loneliness. The study looked at Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat, finding that the use of these apps resulted in a decrease in one’s sense of wellbeing. This is said to be the first study that has found a casual link between social media use … Continue reading

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Stan Lee dead at 95: Here’s a list of all the most important heroes he created

Today Stan Lee shuffled off this mortal coil and made his way to Valhalla – or wherever he believed he was headed.

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Rocket Lab Electron rocket reaches orbit with first successful commercial launch

Rocket Lab is another of the private space companies that have promised to make putting satellites into orbit less costly for business around the world.

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Ford GT dual-clutch gearbox costs as much as an EcoBoost Mustang

The cost of major replacement parts for high-performance cars can be staggering. Such is the case with the Ford GT, and if an owner was to destroy a gearbox outside of warranty, they better have deep pockets to replace the transmission

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Xbox Black Friday deals have already begun

Thanksgiving is still two weeks away and the holidays are even farther but that has never been a reason not to pile up on gifts, for others or even for yourself. Fortunately, some companies are more than happy to help by getting the ball rolling early for their Black Friday and holiday discounts

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Amazon ordered to hand over Echo recordings in double murder

Smart speakers like the Amazon Echo, Google Home speakers, and Apple HomePod are becoming more and more common in houses. But more than just homes for smart assistants, these devices might very well become silent witnesses to crimes. That seems to be the reasoning leading to a ruling in North Hampshire where a judge has ordered Amazon to provide any … Continue reading

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Samsung wants 1 million foldable phones made ASAP

Criticize Samsung all you want but one thing you can’t say about it is that it lacks ambition. Whether that ambition can be matched by actual capability is a different question but that’s not going to stop the Korean company from dreaming big. It has just revealed a prototype, not even an actual finished version, of a foldable phone and … Continue reading

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Overwatch’s next update will be a doozy of a download

Now that Overwatch‘s newest hero, Ashe and her sidekick Bob, have been revealed, players are eagerly awaiting her release in the game’s next update. However, Blizzard has begun warning players that the update will be a bit more substantial than the usual patch, and in fact will require a complete reinstallation of the game. This isn’t because of Ashe and … Continue reading

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