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Tail-monitoring gadget tries to sense your dog's emotions

The TailTalk prototype is intended to be an emotion sensor for dogs that interprets their feelings based on tail position. Like people usually do, but more accurately.

By October 9, 2015


How the ankylosaurus dino got its mighty, Thor-like hammer-tail

The ankylosaur boasted a clubbed tail strong enough to break bones. Here's how a dinosaur developed into one bad herbivore you don't want to mess with.

By September 1, 2015


Indian e-tail giant apologises for sexist mass email

A Flipkart exec calls the email -- which states that "beautiful women are more successful in their lives" -- a "big fail" and promises to investigate the matter.

By September 1, 2015


Supercomputer power gains tail off as China's Tianhe-2 leads the pack

The same supercomputer that was tops in November is again leading the supercomputer fray, according to the Top500 list.

By July 13, 2015


Save the galaxy in a Rocket Raccoon getup (tail included)

This "Guardians of the Galaxy" Rocket Raccoon tank top from Her Universe comes complete with furry ears and a tail.

By January 10, 2015


3D-printed hair puts a coiffure on your plastic creations

No longer must your 3D-printed objects be bald. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University figure out how to 3D-print troll hair, brush bristles and horse tails.

By October 29, 2015


Rattlesnake takes slo-mo bite out of a GoPro camera

What do you get when you stick your video camera into the face of a pointy-toothed snake? A snake-bit GoPro, of course.

By October 14, 2015


Baby sea turtles + adorable swimsuits = cutest study ever

Scientists from Australia dress sea turtles in little swimsuits to collect and study their poop. Yeah, the story loses a bit of its cuteness after that little fact.

By October 6, 2015


Frightening proof that crocodiles can take off vertically

Technically Incorrect: You might think that crocs just crawl around all day. However, their tails can propel them vertically if they see something they like.

By September 13, 2015


Can Assassin's Creed Syndicate shake up the old formula?

Ubisoft's latest addition to the annualised action series adds vehicle mayhem and puts a new spin on its cover stars, but is it enough?

By September 23, 2015