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tech-science

The Definition of a Kilogram Just Changed Worldwide

The kilogram is the last unit of measurement to be untethered from an artificial object.
Becky Ferreira
5.20.19
prototype

Inside the 'Prototype' vs. 'Infamous' Duel for Superhero Dominance

At a glance, 'Prototype' and 'Infamous' appeared identical. Only their marketing teams could help consumers tell them apart—and choose one over the other.
David L. Craddock
7.14.17
Undercover Robots

This Dystopian Wearable Detects AIs Pretending to Be Humans

The 'Anti-AI AI' will literally send a chill down your spine.
Jordan Pearson
5.26.17
Zelda

Check Out This 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' NES-Style Prototype

Nintendo’s GDC talk also debuted scrapped ideas such as Biker Link and The Legend of Zelda: Invasion.
Jordan Mallory
3.1.17
Fashion

Stitchable Circuits Weave the Future of Wearable Tech

Self-proclaimed "creative technologist" Madison Maxey is changing wearable tech, one custom textile at a time.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.31.16
Culture

'Oblivion' Is the Software That Could Automate the 'Right to Be Forgotten'

Can machines help enforce online privacy?
Jordan Pearson
6.22.15
Art

Bring Unearthly Sculptures to Life with This Easy 3D Design Software

Deskriptiv's new design software prototype lets you easily generate complex structures that look out of this world.
Becky Chung
2.26.15
Design

New Augmented Reality Prototype Can Make Any Object A Touch-Sensitive Visual Display

Playing board games might never be the same, thanks to Metaio.
DJ Pangburn
5.27.14
Design

This Hackable, WIFI-Enabled Camera Is Here To Revolutionize GIF-Making

With a hand crank that allows users to create GIFs one frame at a time, the Raspberry Pi-powered OTTO camera is a must-have for motion picture enthusiasts.
Emerson Rosenthal
5.20.14
Design

Interactive Floor Mats And "Smart Beds": Students Look To The Future Of Design

Larger-than-life prototypes exhibit give us a sneak peak into how we might interact with objects in the future.
Sara Intrator
7.11.13