Rob Dozier

Science

Teen Finds Second Mastodon Fossil on Iowa Farm in 30 Years

The owners of the property want to keep their identities and location hidden for fear of fossil hunters.
Rob Dozier
3 days ago
YouTube

Watching This YouTuber Restore Antiques Is Incredibly Satisfying

“I suffer from anxiety and have recently started watching your videos to relax. Its calming. Thank you,” one commenter wrote on YouTuber My Mechanics' video.
Rob Dozier
4 days ago
tech-science

America Has the Most Climate Deniers In the West, Survey Finds

America's climate denial was only topped by Saudi Arabia and Indonesia, according to a YouGov survey.
Rob Dozier
5.8.19
data storage

Scientists Stored This Famous Japanese Painting in Protein Molecules

According to researchers, using this method, the entire contents of the New York Public Library could be stored within a teaspoon of protein molecules.
Rob Dozier
5.2.19
aliens for sure

The US Navy Wants Pilots to Report UFO Sightings

The Navy is drafting new guidelines for pilots and personnel to report unexplained encounters.
Rob Dozier
4.24.19
tech

Lime e-Scooters Were Modified to Blare Sexual Messages at People

Vandals made the startup's e-scooters blare inappropriate things in an incident the company calls "not smart" and "not funny."
Rob Dozier
4.24.19
motherboard

Scientists Discover 42,000-Year-Old Liquid Blood in Preserved Foal

The well-preserved condition of the animal is giving hope to researchers trying to clone extinct animals.
Rob Dozier
4.19.19
Music

This YouTube Channel Streams AI-Generated Death Metal 24/7

Dadabots was developed by two music technologists who wanted to prove that a neural network was capable of capturing the subtle stylistic differences between Death Metal, Math Rock, and other lesser-known genres.
Rob Dozier
4.19.19
movies

Chucky is a Smart Device Gone Bad in New 'Child’s Play' Trailer

Chucky wreaks havoc using the Internet of Things.
Rob Dozier
4.18.19
motherboard

This YouTuber Built a Working PC Out of Pasta

“This has been a very long project that I’m mildly proud of,” said Micah Laplante.
Rob Dozier
4.17.19
big tech

Big Tech Lobbying Gutted a Bill That Would Ban Recording You Without Consent

The Illinois Keep Internet Devices Safe Act would have empowered average people to sue big companies for recording them without consent, but industry association lobbying defanged it.
Rob Dozier
4.12.19
NETFLIX

‘You vs. Wild’ Proves Interactive TV Isn’t Always as Exciting as ‘Bandersnatch’

No matter how hard you try, you can’t kill Bear Grylls in Netflix’s new interactive survival series.
Rob Dozier
4.11.19
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