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Tired of trying to stay awake through endless PowerPoint presentations with tiny letters? Here are some completely new ways to present your message

How to Escape the PowerPoint Prison

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yesterday at 19:32. Facebook
A new near-future sci-fi horror movie opens this weekend, and we bet you're going to like it. We interviewed the screenwriters (who also wrote "Deadpool" and "Zombieland") about how they drew on the reality of life in space for their script.

Meet Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, the Writers Behind the Sci-Fi Horror Movie Life

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yesterday at 15:26. Facebook
Each Internet user is assigned an IP address, and users recover information from one another by navigating to these addresses. But is there a better way?

A Better Way to Organize the Internet: Content-Centric Networking

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03/22/2017 at 21:32. Facebook
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03/22/2017 at 20:31. Facebook
Should Trump forego a science adviser in favor of an engineering adviser? Technology historian G. Pascal Zachary thinks such a bold move would serve Trump and the country.

President Trump Needs an Engineering Adviser

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03/22/2017 at 19:36. Facebook
“Learning should be playful. And maybe it’s more fun to engage in chemistry or biology experiments if you do it with a playful robot"—Ingmar Riedel-Kruse, Stanford University

DIY Lego Robot Brings Lab Automation to Students

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03/22/2017 at 13:45. Facebook
Someday, thieves will steal self-driving cars. For now, they're trying to steal robocar developers' intellectual property.

Hackers Try to Steal Self-Driving Tech From China's Baidu

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03/21/2017 at 19:48. Facebook
Should computer science students learn sequential programming as just a special case of parallel programming?

Sequential Programming Considered Harmful?

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03/21/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
"Bizarre as the effort seems now, back in the 1970s military researchers hoped to use paranormal phenomena to their advantage."

The Bunny, the Witch, and the War Room

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03/21/2017 at 15:35. Facebook
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03/20/2017 at 19:37. Facebook
The squashed shape strains the dot's core, so you need less energy to start the laser.

Flying Saucer Quantum Dots: The Secret to Better, Brighter Lasers

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03/20/2017 at 18:02. Facebook
Smart glasses that automatically adjust to your eyes! See the full video here: [ Spectrum.ieee.org Link ]
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03/20/2017 at 17:22. Facebook
Kaneka says it is working towards improving the technology with the aim of reducing solar cells’ levelized costs to 14 yen (US$ 0.12) per kilowatt-hour by 2020.

Efficiency of Silicon Solar Cells Climbs

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03/18/2017 at 19:02. Facebook
Otherlab's fabric goes from completely flat to completely poofed in less than a minute—just like magic

This Self-Poofing Fabric Transforms from T-Shirt to Parka

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03/18/2017 at 12:34. Facebook
Intel wants to get in the driver's seat, while Tesla looks to move into a power position.

5 Things You Missed: Intel Inside Self-Driving Cars, Reversing Paralysis, and More

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03/17/2017 at 20:44. Facebook
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03/17/2017 at 19:52. Facebook
Selectively cancelling well-functioning instruments on a satellite 1.5 million kilometers from Earth is one of the stranger entries in President Trump’s first pass at a budget request. But it fits a pattern.

Trump Dumps Climate Science and Innovation in 2018 Budget Blueprint

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03/17/2017 at 18:46. Facebook
"All it takes is a few more years of this kind of work, and you'll pop in your chip and out comes the schematic"—Anthony Levi, University of Southern California

X-rays Map the 3D Interior of Integrated Circuits

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03/17/2017 at 17:15. Facebook
65% of accelerometers were vulnerable to an attack that allowed the team to control their signals indefinitely.

Smartphone Accelerometers Can Be Fooled by Sound Waves

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