Recent Discoveries and Breakthroughs

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Virtual Crash Test Dummys Keep Car Safe for Smarter Riders

New virtual crash test dummies will allow for a wider range of tests, and never need to be replaced.

Scientists Discover Six New Obesity Genes

With obesity rates on the rise, scientists have discovered six new obesity genes that may be responsible for appetite control and eating problems.

Suspend it In Space with Sound

Keeping chemical in check during space travel used to be a problem, but sound may help us do that.

Researches Identify Cancer Prevention Component Of Berries

Rasberries and other berries and fruits have been shown to have cancer preventative powers in several prior medical studies, but now researchers have isolated the precise organic compounds responsible for prevention: anthocyanins.

Sexy, Sassy, And Spectacular Mosaic Pin Ups On Your Walls

When it comes to wall coverings, there's nothing quite as spectacular as mosaics, especially the centuries-honed glass tile mosaics created by Italian artisans. The highly respected designers at Sicis Art Factory utilize these very artisans, as well as the wealth of glass makers in their country. From retro to modern, the Sicis designs are brilliance. One of Sicis's latest wall design collections is this ravishing, larger-than-life, group of 50's style Pin-Ups.

Getting Your Holiday Photos Into Art

A new service allows you to print your photos to be printed into just about any style of art.

Slings That Explain Your Accident For You

Growing up, I was an accident-prone child and therefore broke many bones. At first it was kind of cool telling everyone my story, but after awhile it got old. For those of you that also get sick of explaining your accidents, there may now be the perfect product for you.

Meet Runflier Stalker: Russia Introduces the World’s First Airborne Car

From the maker of the flying rug, comes the flying car, much to the amazement of everyone. Read all about brilliant aircraft designer, Alexander Begak’s newest baby, Runflier Stalker, and…don’t forget to duck!

What Do Bones and Your Car Have in Common

The University of Warwick is developing new fake bones that have a stunning amount in common with the catalytic converter in your car.

Gold and Drugs. This Time It's A Good Thing

Gold could be a viable new way to deliver nantechology medical treatments to humans.