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Innovation

New Carbon-Layered Face Mask Sucks up the Bad Breath Smell

These updated N95 masks feature carbon layers that eliminate foul smells along with viruses and bacteria.September 14, 2020With the upheaval of COVID-19 cases around the globe, the PPE industry has seen a boom in orders. New products are being announced and/or hitting the market every week or so.Now, a team from the IIT (Indian Institute of Technology), Kanpur has designed a novel N95 mask.
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Defense & Military

Old Laptop with Classified German Military Files Sold for €90 on eBay

Security researchers bought the laptop for just €90.March 17, 2020Amrel Rocky II + RT 686 Military Laptoproberts6695/eBayIt& 39;s a little bit of an embarrassing moment for the German military as one of its old laptops has been sold on eBay still containing easy access to classified documents.German online security researchers from G Data based in Bochum, Germany, bought the laptop for €90 and quickly discovered that they could access German military files.
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Innovation

New Wearable Device Might Upgrade Human Dreams, Increase Creativity

A new wearable device aims to help people direct their dreams to lucidity and increase creativity.July 27, 2020Most dreamers dream without control, sleeping as if on autopilot. While lucid dreamers typically have all the fun in a limitless dreamworld, the rest of us rarely even recall what happened. But a new device from MIT aims to give everyone a little control over where their dreams might take them, according to a new paper published in the Elsevier journal Consciousness and Cognition.
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Health

This Titanate Nanowire Mask Filter Can Kill Bacteria and Viruses

Trap them with titanium oxide nanowires, destroy them with light!August 18, 2020Face masks have become a part of our lives amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and while their presence is crucial for stopping the spread, they do come with certain drawbacks.One such drawback is that the fact that they are not easy to dispose of since they trap pathogens instead of destroying them.
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Design

The most expensive belt buckle in the world: The Calibre R822 Predator

December 02, 2014Who would have thought that a belt buckle could actually be a work of art? What& 39;s more surprising is the fact that the Calibre R822 Predator is the most expensive belt buckle in the world with a price tag of US$400,000. This stunning buckle is from Roland Iten and it& 39;s more of a piece of mechanical jewellery than a belt buckle.
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3D Technologies

The Teapot that Became the Standard in Computer Graphics

You might not know it, but there& 39;s an incredibly famous teapot that has been in hundreds of films and TV in the past decades. Toy Story, The Simpsons, your old computer screensaver – all these things and more contained the same teapot hidden away.This unassuming teapot dates back to 1974 and it is arguably the most influential object in computer graphics.
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