Robert Burden's latest art piece - The Autobot, gives Optimus Prime some timelapse awesome. It took him over 1,000 hours to complete this, and Robert captured the entire process in a two and a half minute timelapse.
Believe it or not. Earth's atmosphere is slowing escaping us. And it's heading into space. There's not much we can do about it.
But according to MinuteEarth, the process is super slow, and chances are, you're not going to experience the lack of an atmosphere in your life time. But one day, it'll all be gone. Like Mars. Which means, let's enjoy this Earth while we still can. [MinuteEarth]
NASA's culinary techniques have improved alongside its technology to send people up into space. Tested Site Mashup takes a delicious tour of NASA's Space Food Systems Laboratory and looks first hand into what goes into making those perfect meals for astronauts.
PEMDAS - or the order of operations, is probably wrong. As MinutePhysics explains, the formula we've all learnt in school - which involves solving equations with multiple operators in them has more to it than what we thought.
Check out this educational short from SciShow explaining how you can create some anti-venom, if in any case you can bit by a dead snake. Surely, it's not as easy as it looks, but it would be helpful to know. Check out the video after the jump!
Most table designs don't include a resonant frequency or specially designed abrasive enzyme. But this table does. The Bonus Table 571 isn't like any other table.
Engineered by Colleen & Eric and shown off at NYC Design Week 2013, Bonus Table 571's surface is made from a specific piece of wood. When the board starts vibrating, you can suss out its hidden patterns, and coat them with an enzyme concoction.
Don't have time to watch an entire movie? Then check out Ridley Scott's James Cameron's Aliens in 60 seconds in adorable animation. Done by the folks who did Star Wars Episode IV, Back to the Future, and The Matrix.
Industrial designer and carpenter Elvis Halilović has created a beautiful line of handmade pinhole cameras. Called ONDU Pinhole Cameras, they've already raised a $10,000 goal on Kickstarter, with $33,000 extra.
There's now a network that can push a 2 hour high def movie to a computer a mile away in less time than it takes to read a word. The new record was set at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany, and it's a record breaking 40GB per second over a distance of about .6 of a mile.
Bang with Friends have just been booted from the App Store by Apple. The app debuted in January and quickly took off in popularity with a simple concept: Users log in with Facebook and select the friends they want to bang. Only friends that have mutually selected the other user show up in a "down to bang" queue.
This iPhone 6 concept video may be the next iPhone you're looking for. The video shows of an iPhone 6 mock which when set to a flat surface can project a Mac keyboard from one side and a Mac desktop from the other.
Microsoft's Phone marketing lead, Greg Sullivan says its time for Microsoft to get serious for Windows Phone. IDC announced that the platform is now a solid Number 3, beating BlackBerry for the first time.
Instagram is not the only company being offered a $1 billion acquisition deal. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is said to be closing in on the deal with David Karp, CEO of Tumblr.
Details were leaked earlier Thursday via AllThingsD. A later report in AdWeek, via its own sources, cited $1 billion as the figure currently under discussion. Tumblr and its 107 million microblogs would add another 15 billion pageviews a month to Mayer's hoard.
We're still a long way more to go to cure Alzheimer's but the scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have developed a drug that may just reverse memory deficits and slow the disease. In elderly mice that is.