Технологии

Living on Mars: It’s closer than you think

“We are building the first Mars, or interplanetary ship, and I think we’ll be able to do short trips, flights by first half of next year,” SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk said during a question-and-answer portion of an appearance at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, according to CNBC.

“Although... ( подробнее )

Samsung has patented a hybrid tablet and smartphone

The South Korean manufacturer is already designing an innovative device for mass use.

The office of the United States patent and trademark office (USPTO) has published another patent of Samsung electronics company, associated with the development of mobile devices.

Registration announcement on the latest development with the working... ( подробнее )

Chinese space station will fall in the unknown area

Orbital Chinese space station Tiangong-1 was launched into orbit in 2011, that is, relatively recently. However, the lifetime was only two years. In 2013, discontinued operation of the station, and in 2016 over her lost control.

As a result, now it is reported that Tiangong-1 will enter the dense layers of Earth\'s atmosphere in the period... ( подробнее )

Ancient Egyptian cemetery discovered

The country’s Antiquities Ministry announced the discovery of the necropolis near the Nile Valley city of Minya, south of Cairo, reports The Sun.

The large cemetery, which holds a range of family tombs and graves, is located north of Tuna al-Gabal area.

Archaeologists started excavation work in the area late last year and... ( подробнее )

Baby girl killed in vicious NSW dog attack

The one-year-old child died after being attacked by the family’s rottweiler this afternoon.

Emergency services were called to a home on Greaves Street, Inverell, about 2.20pm.

“On arrival officers found the child suffering critical injuries,” a NSW Police statement read.

“She was treated at... ( подробнее )

Updated Motorola Razr can get flexible screen

Executive Director of Lenovo Jan Wantin, talking to journalists at MWC 2018, hinted that the company does not exclude the re-emergence on the market of the Razr brand.

One of the journalists asked him a question about whether the probability of production of the new smartphone Razr. In his response, he not only confirmed that such a possibility... ( подробнее )

Aphantasia — when you’re blind in your mind

Now visualise your desk at work. The park near your house. Your parents’ faces.

For some of you, the images in your mind will be crystal clear. For others there’s merely a faint image that flickers in and out. But we can all basically visualise, right?

Not all of us.

For some people, the visual mind is... ( подробнее )

Eerie photo of cows killed by strike

Derek Shirley found four of his cows and two calves lying dead on their Beaudesert property just days after a severe thunderstorm hit south-east Queensland.

“There was just a storm, it was a pretty severe storm, there were a few cracks of lightning and thunder and then there was one particularly loud one and that’s all we... ( подробнее )

Dutch programmer created Recognizer cat

Dutch front-end developer Arakis Harry lives with his wife and cat Mobicom. Actually the cat is not his, and a neighbor, but as long as Harry moved into their current house, Babis became a frequent guest. Cat likes to go into the house, and makes it about the same time, so Harry and his wife sometimes in advance open the front door. But they wanted... ( подробнее )

Created battery power Bank for smartphone charging in 30 seconds

Researchers at the Korea advanced Institute of science and technology created a new type of battery, water-based. According to experts, their design is superior to existing analogs in hundreds of times for all the basic parameters. These batteries have significantly greater capacity, are charged in 30 seconds, have high safety and are much longer.

Especially... ( подробнее )