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Discarded E-Waste Reused in Fashion

As we look for more ways to reduce electronic waste (E-waste) from electrical and electronic devices and components, a fashion designer in the United Kingdom has reportedly found a way to weave segments of disc... Read More...

2020 Ig Nobel Prizes Announced

And now for a bright spot in our chaotic world…. The 30th First Annual (not a typo!) Ig Nobel Prize ceremony was held virtually last month. Not to be confused with the Nobel Prizes being announced this week ... Read More...

Hoping for a Better Exchange Rate

In the latest installment of the so-called “Florida Man” meme, a Riviera Beach, FL man has been charged in the theft of valuable coins and other items from a friend’s office in North Palm Beach, FL. Accordin... Read More...

Magnetic North Pole Shifts

Just when you thought the world couldn’t get any less predictable, scientists at the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) have been forced to update the world magnetic model (WMM) a year ahead ... Read More...

Kilograms, Amperes and Kelvins, Oh My

Just when you thought that some things were forever immutable, now comes word that the definitions of some critical weights and measures will soon be changed. According to a report posted to Science Daily we... Read More...

Spray-On Antennas?

Researchers at Drexel University’s College of Engineering have now tested a chemical formulation that could transform wireless communications between devices. According to an article published on the Drexel ... Read More...
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