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Cool Stuff

In addition to the Great Highland (Scottish) bagpipes, the Uilleann (Irish) bagpipes, and the Northumbrian (English) bagpipes, there are myriad other offerings spanning the globe.

How do you know if an engineer is an extrovert? The answer, of course, is that when they are talking to you, engineers who are extroverts will look at *your* shoes rather than their own.

Are you familiar with the old boy scout trick to determine the weather using a piece of seaweed? The way this works is that...

If you want to hear my dulcet tones -- and those of the main speaker too, of course -- all I can say is “Be there or be square.”

Ever wondered where your hometown was located millions of years ago? Well, you can check it out with this mega-cool interactive time map.

It seems that scientists in Australia have discovered a bunch of interesting animals that you wouldn’t want to meet on a dark night.

With its 20,000 mAh capacity and 63 W capability, this bodacious beauty boasts three output ports that can charge three devices simultaneously.

Raise your hand if you’re in favor of embedding brain-machine interface (BMI) devices in our noggins to facilitate better communication with artificial intelligence (AI) systems.

Now that an artificial intelligence (AI) has defeated a human pilot, it seems that the US is ahead of China and Russia with regard to military AI (Yay for us!).

I really hope that schools, colleges, and universities become aware of these Learning Cubicles and start deploying them as soon as possible.

Seeing some of the possible construction methods used to create electronic circuit sculptures has set my mind buzzing and my creative juices flowing.

What does the song "All things dull and ugly" have to do with time travel? Well, allow me to explicate, expound, and elucidate (don't worry -- I'm a professional).