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Sound-bouncing membrane could make plane cabins 1,000 times quieter

A more peaceful flight could be on the horizon thanks to researchers at North Carolina State University and MIT.

By May 5, 2015

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It's easy to make your brain think it's in someone else's body

By messing with the brain's sense of location, a team of researchers in Sweden figure out how make people believe they're wearing each other's bodies.

By May 5, 2015

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Car Tech 101​: How tires work

Today, automobile tires are more than just a hollow rubber doughnut. Brian Cooley tells you about the various layers and materials that make up your tires.

By May 5, 2015

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Tire tech: Getting grippy with Bridgestone's new Potenza RE-71R track tire

We find out just how much better the Scion FR-S sports coupe can be get with a vital upgrade where the rubber meets the road.

By April 23, 2015

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A brilliant new turntable from a 100-plus-year-old company

As the vinyl sales boom soars, Thorens releases a new turntable, the TD 203.

By April 25, 2015

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Apple Watch: How to swap bands

You can go from pastel rubber to stainless steel links in seconds, thanks to a pretty clever band mechanism on the Apple Watch. Take a closer look.

By April 8, 2015

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Tire Tech: How does the BMW i3 handle so well on such narrow tires?

We take a closer look at Bridgestone's Ecopia EP500 tires for the 2015 BMW i3 electric car.

By April 20, 2015

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This humanoid robot can read facial expressions and make his own

Hanson Robotics' Han the robot made his debut at the Global Sources Electronics Fair, where he interacted with visitors, holding eye contact and conversation.

By April 20, 2015

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Rubber Band Machine Gun holds 672 elastic shots

The rubber band gun of your childhood can just quit now. The Rubber Band Machine Gun puts it to shame.

By December 19, 2013

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EBR 1190RX: The return of the great American superbike

In the world of American motorcycles, tradition usually trumps technology. Erik Buell has been pushing the two-wheeled envelope for decades, and EBR looks set to bring us into the future.

By April 14, 2015