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110 million-year-old dinosaur fossil so well preserved it looks like a STATUE

The fossil was found in a mine in northern Alberta, Canada in 2011, and will now go on display in Ottowa Paleontologists believe the dinosaur lived in Canada 110 million-years-ago It featured two 20-inch spikes which protruded from its shoulders and used scaly armour to defend itself The armoured plant-eater is the best preserved fossil […]

The ‘watercolor world’ of Saturn revealed in stunning new NASA image

The ‘watercolor world’ of Saturn revealed in stunning new NASA image Comes as Cassini discovered hydrogen gas in deepest dive on Enceladus, Saturn’s sixth largest moon Scientists previously found the moon’s liquid ocean and carbon dioxide, hydrogen is the last piece of puzzle Researchers also revealed findings from Hubble at Jupiter’s moon Europa, which spotted […]

Introducing Microsoft Surface Laptop

Microsoft Surface Laptop is performance made personal. Featuring the best of Windows and Office, all-day battery life, a stunning screen that responds to your touch, and a choice of four rich tone-on-tone colors, it delivers the perfect balance of portability and performance. Learn more

Biomimicry

Biomimicry, the practice of looking deeply into nature for solutions to engineering, design and other challenges, has inspired a film about it’s ground-breaking vision for creating a long-term, sustainable world. This film covers how mimicking nature solves some of our most pressing problems, from reducing carbon emissions to saving water. The film, titled “Biomimicry” features […]

Building Hollywood’s Monsters By Hand

Meet Tom Woodruff Jr. and Alec Gillis—they’ve been making movie monsters for Hollywood movies for the last 35 years at their company, Amalgamated Dynamics Inc. But you won’t find any computer-generated effects at this studio. Tom and Alec design and create REAL creatures with their own two hands—and they also perform them.

What happens when you put 20,000 volts into a Watermelon?

What happens when you pump 20,000 joules into a watermelon? Two words. Pink Mist. After trying to blow up a watermelon with a smaller capacitor, my friend coyt brought over 4 capacitors rated at 20kv and 25uf each. They came from a lab that used to them to simulate the effects of lightning on materials, […]