Nowadays, 98% of students own a digital device and 70% of them take it to class for notes or covert Internet usage (college sophomores spend an average of 115.7 minutes on Facebook a day). What does this mean for study habits and they way young folks learn? Check out the infographic below for more.
Have you ever wanted to see through frosted glass but didn't know how? The solution may surprise you: Scotch Tape. Yep, that's right. Check out the video below to see just how easy it is to turn this unassuming household product into a tool for super (creepy) spies.
What is the benefit of adding solar panels to self storage facilities across the United States? Check out the infographic below to see the environmental, financial and community benefits of one company's decision.
Would you want to spend $15,000 on contacts? What if they were gold plated and featured 18 sparkly diamonds? Well, India's Shekhar Eye Research Center thinks they might have the next fashion trend all figured out with this expensive creation. Watch out Bollywood, these binged out lenses are heading your way.
Fans of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, rejoice! There's a mobile app coming to all iOS devices with Simon Jones (the original Arthur Dent) as narrator. Part interactive, the app will tell stories from the book, TV show and radio program as only Simon Jones can. Geeks, gets your mobile gadgets at the ready.
This lovely shot of Vesta's three craters are nicknamed "Snowman"…and I'm sure you can see why. Located in the northern hemisphere of this large asteroid, NASA's Dawn spacecraft snapped Vesta on July 24 from about 3,200 miles away.
The Great Summer Zoofari is in fill swing at the Bronx Zoo. Now through September 30, head out to the Wildlife Conservation Society's zoo and see incredible life-size animal sculptures made from Legos. There are penguins, flamingos, a giraffe…well you get the idea. Check out the gallery below to see the Lego Master Builders creations.
In 2010 the mobile entertainment industry was worth $33 billion. Not only that, but you are more likely to leave home without your wallet than your phone. And while most of us would rather play a game on a console than a phone or tablet, the numbers are rising. Check out the infographic below for more mobile gaming facts.
It's been a good long time since we've seen a Nintendo Wii Remote hack. Nowadays it's all about those Kinect hacks. That's why as soon as we caught wind of this Wii Remote-controlled, fire breathing robot pony, we had to share it with you.
If you've ever wondered how waves work, this handy video by the Harvard online natural science demonstration series is for you. Read on for an explanation of this seemingly complex pendulum "dance" and check out the video below: