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Watch The First Fully 3-D Printed Rifle Break On Camera

Just a few months after the first 3-D printed gun caused plastic panic around the globe, there is now a 3-D printed rifle, revealed this week by YouTube user ThreeD Ukulele. The rifle, named “the Grizzly” after Cana...
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New For Space Tourists: A Light, Comfy Space Suit

Final Frontier Design, a Brooklyn, NY-based space company, unveiled their new “3G” space suit yesterday on Capitol Hill. The company’s previous suit won a 2013 Popular Science invention award, and this third-g...
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The One True Streaming TV Device

Google just announced their new Chromecast device, a very small stick thing that plugs into your TV and allows you to play videos or music on your TV. It costs $35, and if you’re a Netflix subscriber you’ll get cred...
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Vintage Big Pic: The Cameras That Captured The First Men On The Moon

This smooth and shiny camera captured the video that folks at home watched live on TV during Neil Armstrong’s moonwalk. It’s called the Apollo Lunar TV Camera, and the U.S. engineering firm Westinghouse designed it....
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How Close Could I Get To The Sun And Survive?

Of all the bodies in our solar system, the sun is probably the one we want to give the widest berth. It gushes radiation, and even though its surface is the coolest part of the star, it burns at about 9,940°F, hot enough to in...
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New Surveillance Blimp Stays Aloft For 30 Days Straight

The Army may have a new radar-carrying, unmanned blimp by 2017. Made by Raytheon, the Pentagonese-named Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (JLENS) completed six weeks of early testing with ab...
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Getting Heart Surgery? Wait For The Full Moon

It sounds a bit like an old wives tale, but if you’re in the market for a cardiac surgery, you may want to keep a watchful eye on the moon. A recent study at Rhode Island Hospital found that patients who underwent aortic ...
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Google Announces New Tablet And Streaming TV Stick Thing

Today in San Francisco, Google announced a few intriguing new products–two hardware, one software. One is an updated version of our favorite Android tablet, one is the newest version of Android, and one is something that&...
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This Is The Molecule Responsible For Stress

This little molecule is what stress looks like. Researchers from Heptares Therapeutics, a drug company, have discovered the 3-D structure of a protein receptor that mediates our response to stress, according to a new study in N...
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