There’s Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic and Elon Musk’s SpaceX, but not as well known is this luxury space balloon from World View, that in about four years, should be ready to start taking tourists on five hour flights through the upper levels of Earth’s atmosphere. It may not have Virgin Galactic’s super sexy stewardesses or whatever Branson will have up there, but it will give you the most amazing space balloon ride ever, and that counts for a lot.
While the rest of the region crumbles into anarchy around it, Israel is looking ahead towards the future, ready to build the mass transit system of the 21st century using little maglev pods suspended from rails. The system has been in the works since 1990, and if all goes to plan, it should start construction in Tel Aviv sometime pretty soon.
Diabetes is a disease that affects more and more people every year, especially in the US, because fat unhealthy Americans or whatever you’re about to say. While diabetes isn’t the death sentence that it used to be, it still can drastically reduce one’s life span as well as just being an enormous pain in the ass. As a more permanent solution to insulin or injections, scientists have now developed a bionic pancreas— basically it’s an insulin pump embedded in your body that uses sensors to check blood glucose levels every five minutes and doles out the amount of insulin needed.
In another one of her well researched articles, the Food Babe’s copious research has led her to the conclusion that microwaving water changes its structure in the same way negative thoughts do. “For the experiment pictured above, microwaved water produced a similar physical structure to when the words “Satan” and “Hitler” were repeatedly exposed to the water.”
Want an easy way to create your own custom 3D printed dildos? Thanks to the Dildo Generator, you can now create the dildo of the dreams in your web browser. You can adjust the bezier curves to your liking, and the script then revolves the shape to create your very own orifice buster. Sure, you could easily do the same thing in any 3D modeling program, but in a pinch, the Dildo Generator will help you create a 3D file in a jiffy that you can then use in your Makerbot or what have you.
If you were like me and jumped on Google’s $35 Chromecast dongle when it first launched last year, imagining it to be a cheaper, smaller and sleeker smart TV alternative to Apple TV or Roku only to find out it’s an incredibly horrible to use, interface-less way to tie up your phone or tablet to maybe watch something on Netflix. But at this week’s I/O conference, Google announced a number of welcome changes to the Chromecast, including somewhat of a Google Plus powered user interface and (finally) full scale mirroring between your TV and Android device, so that’s something.