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Scientists convert a spinach leaf into human heart tissue

Typically, when medical experts say that spinach is good for your heart, they mean that eating the leafy greens can lower your risk of cardiovascular disease, but researchers from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Massachusetts have taken things in a…

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US Government Declassifies Cold War Nuclear Test Footage

Hundreds of films showing US nuclear tests conducted between 1945 and 1962 have been found, analyzed and declassified by physicists at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), officials at the California-based research facility announced this week in a statement. According…

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The Matrix could be getting a reboot– and we’re excited

The Matrix franchise looks set to return to movie theater screens, in the form of a remake of the much-loved original. The Hollywood Reporter suggests that Warner Bros. is in the early stages of developing a reboot of what is regarded as a classic…

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This iPhone case has an Android phone on the back, and it’s the coolest thing ever

Even been out and about with your iPhone, and found yourself wishing all of a sudden that it was an Android device instead? Me neither, but apparently someone out there has, or else the idea for the Eye phone case…

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Levi’s and Google are making a ‘smart jacket’ for $350

A year after its unveiling, Levi’s has finally announced a release date for its ‘smart jacket’. Produced in a collaboration with Google, the Levi’s Commuter Trucker jacket is capable of connecting to a smartphone and controlling a few of its…

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IBM figured out how to turn a single atom into a hard drive

As part of the never-ending quest to store more and more data in increasingly smaller spaces, a team from IBM Research has announced that it has managed to discover a way to read and write data to and from a…

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MIT creates robot you can control with your brain

Based on its appearance, you’d be forgiven for thinking that Baxter the Robot is nothing special – while it has a pair of mechanical arms and a child-like expression on a face that looks a bit like an Etch-a-Sketch, it…

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Facebook rolls out first Fake News fighting tools

In response to the many shady articles posing as journalism that proliferated across Facebook last year, the social media giant has presented a new feature that will mark suspicious-looking shared articles. While the system still has serious issues, the rollout indicates…

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(VIDEO) Boston Dynamics’ amazing new robot ‘Handle’ is the stuff of nightmares

Boston Dynamics is a company that keeps blowing our minds-- it seems as if they cook up a new, even crazier robot every couple months. Their new robot, Handle, is the latest of their inventions showcased to the public. Handle…

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Cute viral tiger video is hiding a sinister reality

A video of captive Siberian tigers in China chasing a drone has quickly gone viral since being published on Feb. 22. But behind the 92 seconds of viewing pleasure is a much darker picture. Having chased the drone across open…