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Artificial intelligence can tell women from men based on their smiles, new research suggests. This is because women's smiles are broader than men's. The finding has allowed researchers to create an AI algorithm that can identify gender 86 percent of the time. The research raises interesting questions about AI's ability to deal with complex issues of sex and gender...Continue Reading AI can te
the geometry of simple lines and arches can be recognized from the facade, meanwhile the volumes of meandre's 'shelldom' house clearly define its internal functions.The post meandre’s shell-shaped house in spain presents an original space-planning layout appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The creation of a UK spaceport has edged closer to reality with the signing of the Space Industry Bill, which gives companies the ability to build a facility and launch satellites. Read more
Perkins+Will has unveiled plans for a new building in York University's Keele Campus, in Toronto, Canada. Commissioned following an architectural competition, it's slated for LEED Gold certification, or higher, and will boast a significant amount of sustainable technology. ..Continue Reading Perkins+Will goes back to school with sustainable university buildingCategory: ArchitectureTags:
the 14-storey hotel comprises a monolithic building topped with an 18th century village home, constructed as a poetic work of art.The post philippe starck’s maison heler, a phantasmagoric hotel and habitable work of surrealism appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Every year, Lamborghini puts on something called the "Winter Accademia." It's a week-long event wherein professional racing drivers teach clients how to drive the latest Lamborghini supercars on snow and ice—in short: one of the coolest events a motorsport photographer could cover. And this year, motorsport photojournalist Jamey Price was there to document the whole thing.I stumbled across Jamey'
Gamasutra speaks with the creators of Super Slime Arena about supporting every controller they could plug into a USB port -- from flight sticks to the Donkey Konga bongo drums. ...
With bacteria becoming ever more resistant to our best antibiotics, scientists are searching high and low for new ones in nature. Potential candidates have so far shown up in berries, honey, maple syrup, human breast milk, fungi, frog skin, and even platypus milk, and now a team from Australia and Spain have discovered a promising peptide in the venom of the South American Rattlesnake...Conti
Tjep paired light tones with pale wood to create this alternative to traditional "bulky" indoor stoves, for Dutch brand Vuurs. Read more
If snorkeling is a window into a watery world, it's not much good if that window is too small or fogs up all the time. Wildhorn Outfitters is aiming to address those problems with the second iteration of its Seaview 180 full-face snorkel mask, sporting a wide field of vision, an action camera mount and two separate breathing chambers to reduce fogging and let you breathe easier...Continue Rea 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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