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Followers are flocking to the Lego Academics on Twitter to watch the toy scientists tackle the amusing everyday challenges of academia. Creator Donna Yates shares her Lego story.
An in-ear gadget that doubles as a Bluetooth headset can be customized to your distinct hearing profile to amplify sound and drown out background noise.
It might soon be possible to brew fresh coffee on top of Kilimanjaro (or pretty much anywhere else) thanks to a battery-powered brewer/mug.
Academia just got more glamorous with a series of eyeball-grabbing paper titles designed to lure online readers. These dissertations will blow your mind!
Company expands customer preview of app that lets teachers turn PowerPoint shows into "interactive online lessons."
But who is? You might be surprised.
Eric Drass' Factbot cooks up bogus "facts," attaches pix to create "nice meme-type image-and-text" combos, then Tweets them to see how they spread. Drass wants us to question our "reality tunnels."
It may not be surprising that appealing to our vanity works better than a biology lecture, but the extent to which the approach increases sunscreen use is sizable.
Do they really work? And can you score even bigger savings than you thought? Spoiler alert: yes and yes.
An exciting breakthrough by an academic little known before last year is firing up mathematicians. Now even playwrights are getting in on the act.