The swine flu genome has been sequenced. Writer and computer geek Stephan Zielinski spent a little time tinkering around with algorithms and figured out a way to convert one of its genes into ambient music. I have to say, it sounds amazing. You can listen to it, and learn more about how he did it, on his blog.
This is genius packaging. McDonald's latest packaging was designed specially for transportation on bicycles. The fast food chain giant decided to experiment this by reaching out to a new consumer segment in countries where cycling is a major means of transport. Read more
SpaceX's main goal is to make rockets reusable again. They just launched their unmanned Falcon-9 rocket to the International Space Station before the weekend when disaster struck. After a successful liftoff, the rocket experienced some problems, resulting in it exploding. Read more
What would make a sword even more terrifying than it already is? How about adding some electricity to it? This invention is both genius and terrifying. The sound it makes is also pretty awesome. Scary too! Read more