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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…

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…

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

We’ve Discovered How to Turn Carbon Dioxide into Booze

December 5, 2016 - 4:12 pm in Life

Carbon dioxide will probably the death of humanity. Not too long ago we crossed the critical 400ppm global CO2 threshold. Meaning that unless we figure out how to pull CO2 out of the […] Source: Science - Geek.com

Mercedes-Benz Protects Your Hearing During a Car Crash Using Pink Noise

December 1, 2016 - 2:26 pm in News

Car makers have developed a myriad of technologies to keep you safe in the event of a collision. Airbags, seat belt pre-tensioning, and other features can reduce the damage done in a car […] Source: Science - Geek.com

Mercedes-Benz Protects Your Hearing During a Car Crash Using Pink Noise

November 24, 2016 - 2:16 pm in Science

Car makers have developed a myriad of technologies to keep you safe in the event of a collision. Airbags, seat belt pre-tensioning, and other features can reduce the damage done in a car […] Source: Science - Geek.com

You Can Take Photos of Space With a Raspberry Pi

November 21, 2016 - 2:12 pm in News

There are all sorts of cool things going on in the sky (and especially this month), so don’t fret if you missed that supermoon. In fact, you can get a close-up look at […] Source: Science - Geek.com

The White House Releases Paper on What It Wants to Do With Artificial Intelligence

November 20, 2016 - 2:10 pm in Economy

The White House released a document earlier in the year via the Office of the President and the National Science and Technology Council Committee on Technology (NSTC). It spanned 58 pages and was […] Source: Science - Geek.com