Saturday, August 9, 2014
Monkey see, monkey do. But when a monkey takes a selfie, who owns the copyright?
Widespread use of sleeping pills by slumber-deprived astronauts could hamper vigilance in the high-risk environment of space, a study warned on Friday.
For a French cognac expert, Alexandre Gabriel has some interesting things to say about gin.
Broadway musicals aren't often set in funeral homes, but one is about to — “Fun Home.”
It starts out laying flat, like a sheet of paper. Then it springs up, almost lifelike, and folds into moveable parts much like origami art. And then it crawls away.
A zoo in the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea has welcomed its latest arrival — a “zebroid,” or “zonkey,” which was born after a lonesome zebra got intimate with a donkey.
Japan's defense ministry on Friday said it was developing a fuel-cell powered “unmanned underwater vehicle” but disputed a report that it was working with Washington on a submarine using the environmentally friendly technology.
Researchers Thursday unveiled a powerful new postage-stamp size chip delivering supercomputer performance using a process that mimics the human brain.
Friday, August 8, 2014
My buying habits have yet to change in my nearly three weeks with Amazon's shopping-centric Fire phone. Rather, I've found the phone's Firefly scanning feature to be far more useful as an information-gathering tool.