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This machine keeps transplant livers alive for a week

With current technology, a human liver donated for transplant can only be kept alive for 24 hours, and often, if the liver is damaged or diseased, it cannot be considered for transplant. That could

Scientists created living robots out of stem cells

Scientists have created a new life form that's something between a frog and a robot. Using stem cells scraped from frog embryos, researchers from the University of Vermont (UVM) and Tufts University
This Mind-Numbing Machine By Blake Fall-Conroy Lets You Experience Making The Minimum Wage

This Mind-Numbing Machine By Blake Fall-Conroy Lets You Experience Making The Minimum Wage

The Minimum Wage Machine allows anybody to work for minimum wage. Turning the crank will yield one penny every 4.00...
Dudes Drive Air Powered Couch to Drive Thru

Dudes Drive Air Powered Couch to Drive Thru

The title says it all. These guys have an airboat style fan that they've strapped to a tasteful sofa and thrown that on some wheels. And they're off to get some food. What a marvel of engineering.
Touch-screen voting machines reportedly flipped votes in Mississippi race

Touch-screen voting machines reportedly flipped votes in Mississippi race

Multiple voters who cast ballots in Mississippi's Republican gubernatorial primary runoff on Tuesday have reported that touch-screen voting machines switched their selected votes. Officials in two
Mass Production of Happiness by Yingxuan Teo

Mass Production of Happiness by Yingxuan Teo

Singapore based visual artist Yingxuan Teo recently release her ‘Mass Production of Happiness’ series. To fight against all the chemicals and unknown ingredients found in soaps and shampoos, the
We Are Truly Impressed By This Automatic Cat Feeding Machine

We Are Truly Impressed By This Automatic Cat Feeding Machine

Forget to feed your cat? no worries... here's a machine to feed them. Problem solved!Presumably inspired by Doc Brown's automatic dog-feeding Rube Goldberg machine from Back To The Future, this is a

AI Joe Rogan Voice Is Creepily Realistic, Especially With Chimp Obsession

Well this is an experience. Oh man you guys, he was right, it's all a simulation. This machine learning AI model even learned to generate timing and breaths to sound closer to the real thing. For us,
25 Highly Threatening Warning Signs That Really Make Their Point

25 Highly Threatening Warning Signs That Really Make Their Point

These signs go above and beyond in their ability to convey danger. And that's good, they're supposed to keep people from doing stupid things that could make them lose their lives. But that doesn't
The Turboencabulator (Entry 1348.IS2811)

The Turboencabulator (Entry 1348.IS2811)

In which we study the spurving bearings and hydrocoptic marzlevanes of the made-up machine that brought technobabble to the masses, and John actually encourages Ken to talk about Star Trek for a
Thomas Nast (Entry 825.JB1534)

Thomas Nast (Entry 825.JB1534)

In which one Gilded Age influencer puts Santa at the North Pole because he hates slavery so much and runs New York's most powerful man out of town on a rail because he hates the Irish so much.
Indian MBA graduates are getting less and less employable

Indian MBA graduates are getting less and less employable

Nearly half of India’s engineering graduates are unfit for employment, yet engineers are the most employable among graduates of all streams in the country. Some…
AI & Machine Learning Makes Now Art and Sell for $432,500

AI & Machine Learning Makes Now Art and Sell for $432,500

Last week, an artwork created using Artificial Intelligence has been sold for the whopping amount of $432,500 — nearly 45 times its original estimate — as Christie’s becomes the first auction house to
17 Signs That Are More Terrifying than They have to Be

17 Signs That Are More Terrifying than They have to Be

These signs deserve a raise because they are doing too good of a job at being scary.
AK-47 maker Kalashnikov has built a retro-styled EV

AK-47 maker Kalashnikov has built a retro-styled EV

Russian weapons manufacturer Kalashnikov may be best known for making the AK-47 machine gun, but it's also got serious aspirations in the electric vehicle field, too. This week it unveiled a fleet of
Kidnapping, Binge Drinking and Costumes: Voter Fraud in the 1800s

Kidnapping, Binge Drinking and Costumes: Voter Fraud in the 1800s

Allegations of U.S. voter fraud have made the rounds in recent years -- but, once upon a time, these were much more than allegations. Join the guys as they explore the massive voting fraud operations
Man turns wife’s criticism of his culinary skills into a robotic cooking machine

Man turns wife’s criticism of his culinary skills into a robotic cooking machine

Never say that nagging never got anything done -- apparently, one enterprising wife managed to nag her husband into creating a smart robotic chef. This robot cooking machine made its debut at the 6th
Oh, no! Mind-reading device translates thoughts to text

Oh, no! Mind-reading device translates thoughts to text

Yada Yada Yada. Wrap it up, Sis. The post Oh, no! Mind-reading device translates thoughts to text appeared first on Hot Air.

Mesmerizing supercut of strange woodsplitting contraptions

From the ingenious to the bizarre, there's no shortage of gadgets, machines, and homemade gew-gaws created to make cutting and splitting wood easier. (more…)