Category

News

29
Jan
2017

Mini monster with mammoth mouth might be our ancestor

Hi mom! An artist's impression of Saccorhytus coronarius, a tiny sea creature that may be a ...

When you think of our evolutionary ancestors, hairy ape-like beings are likely to come to mind. But a bag-like blob that is mostly mouth, has no anus and resembles a monster from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea? Probably not. Yet, according to a team of researchers from multiple universities, just such a creature, traces of which were found in the fossil record, could very well be a common ancestor of both people and a large number of other species.

.. Continue Reading Mini monster with mammoth mouth might be our ancestor

Category: Science

Tags: Related Articles:
29
Jan
2017

The best MacBook Pro (2016) alternatives

Fed up with Apple's 2016 changes to the MacBook Pro? We have some alternatives

With the 2016 MacBook Pro, Apple left some of its most loyal customers in the dark. Making the company's pro-tier laptop lighter and thinner was a welcome move, but the model's higher price, weaker port selection and less-than-essential Touch Bar were anything but. Ready to give up on Apple's highest-end laptop line? Here are some other options.

.. Continue Reading The best MacBook Pro (2016) alternatives

Category: Laptops

Tags: Related Articles:
29
Jan
2017

Wearables watch your skin to prevent dehydration

A prototype of the hydration-measuring device, in chest patch form

It can be easy to forget to stay hydrated, particularly for people like athletes or soldiers. That's why a number of groups have been developing wearable devices that measure the user's hydration levels for them, letting them know when they're getting low. One of the latest comes to us from North Carolina State University, and it can take the form of either a wrist strap or an adhesive chest patch.

.. Continue Reading Wearables watch your skin to prevent dehydration

Category: Science

Tags: Related Articles:
29
Jan
2017

How to increase iPhone battery life

Settings & gadgets to increase the battery life on your iPhone

In general, iPhone battery life is decent – but the fact of the matter is, when you use a device all day every day, it's hard to keep it charged. New Atlas offers tips and gadget suggestions so you'll never be caught with a dead iPhone.

.. Continue Reading How to increase iPhone battery life

Category: Mobile Technology

Tags: Related Articles:
29
Jan
2017

GM and Honda team up for cheaper hydrogen fuel cells

GM Executive Vice President Global Product Development Mark Reuss (left) and President Honda North America Toshiaki ...

Hydrogen has long been thought of as an ideal alternative to fossil fuels in cars, because it fits in with our current driving habits. Although range is improving, battery electric vehicles still take a long time to recharge, whereas fuel-cell vehicles can be topped up in a matter of minutes. Even so, traditional electric cars tend to dominate the headlines, with few appealing hydrogen options on the market. That could change soon, with GM and Honda investing a combined US$85 million in the mass production of fuel cells.

.. Continue Reading GM and Honda team up for cheaper hydrogen fuel cells

Category: Automotive

Tags: Related Articles:
WP Facebook Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com