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Digital Brains One Step Closer!

Scientists at The Blue Brain Project have created a digital simulation of a rat brain. This digital reconstruction can even replicate the sensation of whiskers being touched! More impressively, the scientists think their process can be used to recreate the human brain.A digitally functional and mapped brain is…

Best Toy Lightsaber?[VIDEO]

Have you ever wanted to smack someone upside the head with a lightsaber? Without, you know, crack a skull? Well, have I got the lightsaber for you! Calimacil, known for making LARPing foam weapons, has entered the Star Wars arena with a Kickstarter. The offer? A foam lightsaber…

Alien Mega Structure Discovered? [VIDEO]

CBS reports that a mysterious objects keeps drifting between Kepler telescope and a distant star. The first thought that’s popping into your head (a planet probably) would explain it…except whatever is out there is blocking off way more light than planets orbiting their mother star ought to. Theories…

Two Guys Found Your Jetpack (VIDEO)

The eternal lament of scifi fans for ages past can be summed up with the phrase “Where’s my jetpack?” Well, former fighter pilot Yves Rossy and areobatics champion Veres Zoltan have an answer. They have it. And their doing awesome things with it, obviously. Here’s them flying in…