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An ultra-exclusive special edition built on the chassis and 610-horsepower V10 AWD drivetrain of the Lamborghini Huracan, the Zerouno Duerta offers full carbon bodywork, unique styling and the option to pop the targa-style roof off for high-speed open-top shenanigans. ..Continue Reading Italdesign Zerouno Duerta: 200 mph with the gale-force wind in your hairCategory: AutomotiveTags: G
Pioneering theoretical physicist and science popularizer Stephen Hawking has passed away at the age of 76. Details have not been released yet, but the BBC reports that his children Lucy, Robert and Tim have released a statement saying, "We are deeply saddened that our beloved father passed away today. He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for man
Generating nuclear power requires moving spent radioactive fuel safely over thousands of miles from reactor sites for reprocessing or disposal. To ensure that this is being carried out with the minimum of risks, Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) recently completed a nuclear "triathlon" that involved moving a simulated cargo of spent fuel rods over 14,500 mi (23,300 km) to record the stress a
In a speech delivered to US Marines today in San Diego, President Donald Trump declared support for the United States developing a new space-based branch of the military, called the "space force."..Continue Reading Trump floats the idea of a US military "Space Force"Category: MilitaryTags: Army GovernmentsRelated Articles: The United States Space Corps wants
You may think that a sheet of plain paper is already pretty white, but scientists from the University of Cambridge have created an eco-friendly material that's reportedly 20 times whiter. In order to do so, they copied the scales of a Southeast Asian beetle...Continue Reading Beetle inspires ultra-white coatingCategory: ScienceTags: Biomimicry Colors University of Cambri
Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) is a deadly skin fungus that seriously threatens populations of frogs and salamanders around the world. There may be new hope for catching it early enough to limit amphibian fatalities, however, thanks to the analysis of what's known as environmental DNA...Continue Reading To detect frog fungus, just ask eDNACategory: BiologyTags: DNA Frogs
Kitty Hawk, the same group of California dreamers who introduced the leisure-focused Flyer last year, has revealed an all-electric, self-piloted air taxi in New Zealand. The company, which is backed by Alphabet's Larry Page, has been working on "an aircraft so personal it could weave the freedom of flight into our daily lives" since 2010. Cora is the result – a two-seater short hop aircraft t
A collaboration between housing non-profit New Story and construction technology firm Icon aims to use 3D printing technology to house the homeless. While it's early days yet, they hope to produce low-cost 3D-printed homes in El Salvador by late 2019. ..Continue Reading 3D printing project aimed at revolutionizing low-cost housingCategory: ArchitectureTags: 3D Printing Afford
Following up on the Ionic smartwatch we saw last August, we now have the Fitbit Versa, a cheaper, sleeker wearable that Fitbit says is "a smartwatch for all"—and yes it does look a lot like a watch made by Pebble, the company Fitbit acquired in 2016...Continue Reading Fitbit debuts the Versa, its smartwatch for everyoneCategory: SmartwatchesTags: Fitbit Fitness Sma
The shortlisted entries in the Sony World Photography Awards have just been revealed, highlighting a stunning variety of images compiled from almost 320,000 submissions from more than 200 countries...Continue Reading Gallery: Superb imagery from the Sony World Photography AwardsCategory: Digital CamerasTags: Awards Drone photography Photographers Photography is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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