Are My Smarthome Devices Secure?

December 24, 2016 - 8:31 pm in What's hot

People often worry about keeping their computers, smartphones, and tablets secure from hackers and malware. But what about your smarthome devices? They can be just as susceptible as any other device on your network, even if it doesn’t seem like it.  …

Eating Cheese Could Help You Live Longer

December 24, 2016 - 8:26 pm in Science

If, like me, you’re planning on making some sort of cheesy concoction for dinner tonight, know this: You’re actually not doing your body a disservice.…

NASA Made an EmDrive, and It Works, But We Still Don’t Know Why

December 23, 2016 - 8:23 pm in Science

  There’s a new engine that might just might, be able to propel humanity to the stars. It’s called the EmDrive. You might have heard about it…

Climate Change is Coming for Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

December 22, 2016 - 8:14 pm in Science

Christmas is just around the corner, but global climate change might be putting one the holiday’s most famous mascots in jeopardy. Reindeer, the giant, husky beasts that are fabled pull St. Nicholas’ flying […] The post Climate Change is Coming for Rudolph…

Cat Tongues Are Freaking Weird, Man

December 20, 2016 - 8:06 pm in Science

If you have a cat, or if you’ve ever even seen a cat, you probably know that their tongues are a little… well… weird. They have thousands of tiny spines that cats can […] The post Cat Tongues Are Freaking Weird, Man appeared first on Geek.com. Source:…

Bacteria Eats Poop, Generates Power

December 19, 2016 - 8:01 pm in Science

Researchers at Ghent University (that’s in Belgium) might have discovered an awesome method for making extra power. And it works because humans poop. A lot. And they’ve trained bacteria to eat that poop […] The post Bacteria Eats Poop, Generates Power…

Scientists Find First Ever Fossilized Dinosaur Brain

December 19, 2016 - 4:24 pm in Science

The overwhelming majority of dinosaur fossils are the remains of bones — it’s very rare for soft tissue to survive long enough to mineralize. It’s not impossible, though. In the past, paleontologists have […] Source: Science - Geek.com

WWF Says Wildlife Populations Have Declined by 58% Since 1970

December 14, 2016 - 4:37 pm in Extra

The current human population on Earth is somewhere in the neighborhood of 7.2 billion. That’s a lot of anything to have walking around the planet, but our impact is greatly increased by the […] Source: Science - Geek.com

Google’s Alice AI Is Sending Secret Messages To Another AI

December 12, 2016 - 4:36 pm in Gadgets

Encryption is something we all rely on regularly to keep our information safe online, but many of us have experienced it since childhood, and in fact probably used it in school. If you […] Source: Science - Geek.com

It’s the Beginning of a Dark Era for Cyber Security

December 8, 2016 - 4:26 pm in Gadgets

It may be old news to most of us, but researchers and experts are still sifting through the data on last week’s staggering distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack. For those few who […] Source: Science - Geek.com