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Tweet claims gravitational waves may have been discovered

Tweet claims gravitational waves may have been discovered

Scientists and researchers around the world have been looking for evidence of the existence of gravitational waves for a long time. Gravitational waves are a key part of Einstein's theory of general relativity. If the existence of these gravitational waves were proven, it would be one of the greatest scientific discoveries of our time.

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MAD Glass smart glass runs Android

MAD Glass smart glass runs Android

A new type of smart glasses has debuted called MAD Glass and it claims to have the functions of a smartphone and more. The wearable monocle is designed to attach to the side of glasses you wear and overlay all sorts of augmented reality information on the world around you.

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Intel confirms bug with Skylake CPUs

Intel confirms bug with Skylake CPUs

Intel has stepped up and confirmed that there is a bug in its sixth-gen Core products that have the codename Skylake. The bug in question can cause the system to hang under complex workloads. The only application that Intel has confirmed to cause the issue so far is Prime95.

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Scientists fit Praying Mantises with 3D glasses for vision testing

Scientists fit Praying Mantises with 3D glasses for vision testing

Scientists have fitted one of the coolest bugs in the world with some very slick shades. The images you see here are Praying Mantises that were fitted with 3D glasses in an effort to test if the insects have 3D vision. The goal of the testing was to determine exactly how the insects see the world. The little glasses fitted to the mantis are made of beeswax and are designed to allow only certain types of light through.

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Giant LEGO AT-AT built with over 6,000 bricks

Giant LEGO AT-AT built with over 6,000 bricks

Lego building blocks have been around for generations and people can create some amazing items using the little bricks. There are a huge number of official Lego sets including some sets that are for recreating ships that were used in various Star Wars movies over the decades. There is even an official Star Wars Lego AT-AT set.

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