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Thu, Sep 18, 2014 5:00 AM
With the help of a smart (human) guinea pig, 'Hack My Brain' delves into the most complicated human organ, revealing cutting-edge ways to improve it.
Texting teens get the bad rap, but most people are guilty of taking their eyes off the road for a variety of reasons.
The ancient mummification yarns were coated in tree resin and aromatic plant extracts that had powerful antibacterial properties.
Life is all about bumps in the road, but here's why bumps in the sky aren't a big deal either.
And you don't want to make a little girl cry, do you?
The Fields Medal is awarded every four years to a mathematician under the age of 40.
We use apps to track everything else; why not our monthly cycle?
Noise Free America is going after super-pumped infotainment, which sounds so loud it can actually kill you.
While it inherently involves a bit of ribbing and shaming, the ultimate goal of this misstep-highlighting awards program is to learn from and improve on design failures.
Uber and Lyft are both offering discounted ridesharing services. Today in San Francisco; tomorrow the world.
The new chip is not only more efficient than current computer chips, but it also produces far less heat.
The origami robot's ability to fold and unfold itself represents a step forward when it comes to designing and manufacturing robots in the future.
A new project aims to find people who have genetic diseases but may not even realize it. Somehow, they overcame the disease, so what can we learn from these outliers?
Researchers claim that using enzymes to convert biomass to hydrogen could yield significantly more energy than current biomass-to-ethanol efforts.
Good vibes — and a faithful recreation of the acid-test bus — were part of the fun at jam band festivals. But for the planet's sake, modern hippies might want to forget about old VWs and buy an electric instead.
And by scary, we mean awesome. Besides, you can check out these terrifying coasters from the safety of your computer screen.
New York Times contributor blogs about cars and other interesting ways of getting around.