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.
Google CEO Larry Page appeared at the company's I/O developers conference today, and capped off the lengthy keynote presentation with a speech about the future of technology. He also talked about how negativity in the press and between rival companies are hurting innovation.
BlackBerry announced at the BlackBerry Live Keynote today that it will be launching BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) for iOS and Android this summer. It is a big move for the company. What would this mean for their devices?
Google Glass is just a pair of weird looking specs that can take photos and videos and search things and give you directions. But the promise of it is bigger. And developers have been getting their hands on Google Glass and have begun to see what they can build with it.
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!
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.