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Labs in Google app now available for many, lets users try experimental features

Labs in Google app now available for many, lets users try experimental features

Google's always experimenting with tiny improvements to its search experience with the hope of helping out users who feel like their wants and needs are stuck in the margins. Fortunately for them,
Delhi gets its first smog tower to tackle air pollution

Delhi gets its first smog tower to tackle air pollution

It is expected to create a “clean air zone” with up to 80% fall in particulate matter.

Cooling Helium To The Point It Becomes A Superfluid

Uh, this is easily the coolest thing I've seen all year, and it's an old video. Science is awesome.
YouTube tests 'featured in this video' section on Android

YouTube tests 'featured in this video' section on Android

Over the last few years, the YouTube creator community has grown closer together and collaborations have become a regular occurrence. To make it easier for you to find out which YouTubers participate
Jeff Bezos’ rocket-maker aims for its third launch in 2019

Jeff Bezos’ rocket-maker aims for its third launch in 2019

But when will they put an astronaut onboard?
Diver Demonstrates the Amazing Pumping Ability of Sponges With an Awesome Visual

Diver Demonstrates the Amazing Pumping Ability of Sponges With an Awesome Visual

Emmy award-winning naturalist Jonathan Bird demonstrates the pumping ability of sponges using a non-toxic dye called fluorescein

Twitter will test auto-emojis to stop you from dunk-tweeting

Twitter wants us to be a bit more mindful of the way we use quote tweets, replies and retweets. In a bid to mitigate some of the problems these tools can cause -- pile-ons, ratio, dunking and so on --

Rats can drive tiny cars, and they find it relaxing, scientists say

By Sven GustafsonWe now have an answer to the age-old question of whether rats can learn to drive a vehicle, and the result is a resounding yes. What's more, the vermin even seem to find the whole
Why first impressions matter even more for groups

Why first impressions matter even more for groups

“People still assume that the first member of the group is going to be diagnostic, representative, or informative for learning about the rest of the group.”
Can You Hear the Difference Between Cheap and Expensive Pianos?

Can You Hear the Difference Between Cheap and Expensive Pianos?

Pianist Vinheteiro plays the same song on 6 different pianos ranging in cost from $499 to $2,500,000. Can you hear the difference?
Picks of the Week from the Daily Kos Community, Aug. 31 (and a Community conversation)

Picks of the Week from the Daily Kos Community, Aug. 31 (and a Community conversation)

Greetings, dearest ones, and welcome to this week’s celebration of writing by the Daily Kos Community! We’ve got a baker’s dozen of diaries this week, the maximum allowed, but let me tell you, we

DARPA is seeking giant abandoned tunnels for... reasons

DARPA just found a surefire way to creep out people around the world: make an urgent call for the kind of space you'd normally associate with supervillains. The military research agency has put out a
5G in 2019: A Real World Test

5G in 2019: A Real World Test

5G is getting a lot of hype but how good is it actually, like right now?

Reddit experiments with livesteaming

Over the weekend, rumors and speculation began circulating on Reddit. Users were wondering what cryptic messages on r/pan, a new Reddit community, could mean. Today, Reddit pulled back the curtain. It
A young, US-educated entrepreneur is giving Indian men’s underwear a makeover

A young, US-educated entrepreneur is giving Indian men’s underwear a makeover

XYXX clocked Rs12 crore in sales in the first year of operations.
Apollo 11 installed an experiment on the Moon that is still working today

Apollo 11 installed an experiment on the Moon that is still working today

NASA's Apollo 11 mission broke new ground in a lot of obvious ways. Landing humans on the lunar surface was a huge accomplishment, as was the first (and each subsequent) moonwalk. But not everything
Testing if Sharks Can Actually Smell a Drop of Blood

Testing if Sharks Can Actually Smell a Drop of Blood

Scientific proof Pixar sits on a throne of lies!