New Bionic Eye Could Return Sight to the Blind

A new type of bionic eye could be the answer to giving millions the chance to see again. Scientists have developed an eye that sends moving images directly to the brain using a chip.Surgeons successfully implanted a visual stimulator in a 30-year-old woman’s brain. The chip caused her to see flashes of color, spots and lines.Doctors at UCLA...

Billionaire Gives Away 1,000 Cars as Holiday Present to Staff

One Indian billionaire made the holiday season extra special for his staff.Surat-based diamond tycoon Savji Dholakia gifted over 1,000 cars and 400 apartment suites to staff who performed well. The giving came during Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights celebrated on Oct. 30 this year.Hari Krishna Exports diamond company will take on part of the loan installments on...

Did Russia Build the World’s First Successful Teleporter?

Mr. Spock, is that you?“Some people” claim this video, taken from a dash cam in 2012, shows teleportation. It was recently shared by the Paranormal Elite YouTube channel, and people haven’t stopped speculating since.“Some people think the photos depict an instance in which time travel or teleportation was caught on tape,” the channel wrote. Of course, those “people”...

National Geographic Makes Documentary with Leo DiCaprio Free on YouTube

As if the world needed another excuse to love Leonardo DiCaprio more, his new National Geographic climate change documentary is currently streaming free for a limited time.Before the Flood will be free until November 6 on Twitter, YouTube and other platforms. The decision comes as National Geographic wants to boost environmental awareness and the negative effects of climate...

Tuning In to the Creepy ‘Ghost Frequency’

Ghost stories thrive in any culture. Odysseus experiences them in Homer’s Odyssey as he travels through the underworld. Dante’s Divine Comedy brings Dante face-to-face with spirits of his history. Spooks, happy haunts, specters and demons take the blame for the inexplicable, but science might be able to explain some of it. (However, we’ll still gladly let the Warrens...

Top 3 Industries for Highest Electrical Engineer Salary

Some of the highest paying careers in the world are in the electrical engineering field. Electrical engineering jobs are among the most profitable choices, and an electrical engineer salary can exceed $254,000 per year.An Electrical Engineer tends to earn more than the national average salary, and this is anticipated to continue. Electrical Engineering jobs have some of the...

Color-changing Pac-Man Glasses are What Old-School Gamers Need

Don’t let Inky or Blinky get hold of these glasses! These Pac-Man pint glasses are perfect for avid gamers.As an added bonus, they’ll let you know when your beer starts to warm up. The colors fade as your beverage starts to meet room temperature. For many, warm beer means game over (or at least waiting for the drink...

Top 10 Best Educated Villains in Pop Culture

As Sheldon Cooper from Big Bang Theory once quipped, “You know, it’s amazing how many super villains have advanced degrees. Graduate schools should do a better job of screening those people out.” However, we’re glad these villains managed to make it through multiple degree programs. From comics to movies to books, they’ve become staples of pop culture.For this...

This Technology Saved a US Vice Presidential Candidate

Last Thursday, Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence’s plane overshot the runway at LaGuardia Airport.The 737 wound up beyond the end of the runway, and all passengers were evacuated without issue. However, many speculate the incident could have been much worse.Officials say field of aerated cement blocks helped prevent Mike Pence’s plane from barreling off NY runway. https://t.co/L5iDAN5thF—...

Build Your Own Drones with Airblock

Unimpressed with any current drones on the market? Build your own drone with Makeblock’s Airblock.Airblock systems are the high-tech LEGO pieces we’ve all craved. The magnetic, modular parts piece together to form the drone or hovercraft of your dreams. Want to get creative? The pieces can even be linked together in unique contraptions to fit your need.The modular...