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Jet suits, jetpacks, jetboards ... The new range of crazy personal flight devices all share some things in common: plenty of people would love to fly one, very few have the cash to own one, and even fewer can probably be trusted to fly them safely and legally.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: Gravity (company), Jetpack, Personal Flight, Crazy
With long space missions a real prospect in the near future, scientists are trying to find novel ways to mitigate the negative impacts of reduced gravity on the human body. A compelling new study led by a team from the University of Pennsylvania is suggesting microgravity can negatively affect cognitive performance, and brief exposures to artificial gravity unfortunately do not mitigate the probl
For NASA and anyone else developing technologies for use on the Moon, opportunities to test them out beforehand in lunar-like conditions are rather limited. A newly announced upgrade to Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket system will serve as a new type of testbed for these efforts, offering minutes of simulated lunar gravity by spinning through suborbital space.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, Scie
'serenity' invites contemplation and aims to create a sense of order from disorder in any home environment. The post duffy london’s ‘serenity’ table harmoniously balances geometries to seemingly defy gravity appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Dark matter is currently the most widely accepted hypothesis for explaining some of the weirdness we see in the cosmos – but it’s not the only possibility. Now, a team of astronomers has discovered evidence in over 150 galaxies for a long-standing alternative model of “modified gravity.”Continue ReadingCategory: Physics, ScienceTags: Physics, Galaxy, Astrophysics, Dark Matter, Gravity, Case Weste
Scottish designer Phoenix Instinct has developed a lightweight wheelchair with a moveable axle position that automatically adjusts the chair's centre of gravity to stop overbalancing. Read more

While many game development studios have had to suddenly adapt to life as a work-from-home workplace, two former Respawn devs are setting up a new studio with remote work at its core. ...
BMW has hit the CES concept car scene with an imaginative duo of chauffeured vehicles that ride like living rooms, taking care of passengers' every whim and need. Forgive the clunky names, and you see an attractive vision of future commuting.
the temporary restaurant was created for mexico city's millesime 2019 gastronomic event. The post chain + siman designs ‘gravity’ restaurant based on the visual minimalism of alfonso cuaron appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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