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Explained: Why toothpaste makes orange juice taste like battery acid

Why is it that brushing your teeth before drinking OJ can turn your morning dose of vitamin C into a dose of disgusto? The answer might surprise you.

By October 6, 2014

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Tiny plankton snacking on plastic is a big problem for the food chain

In a short film that shows the dangers of marine pollution, tiny zooplankton can be seen ingesting plastic microbeads.

By July 7, 2015

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Mmmm...The science of craving bacon

Find out what makes this sizzling pork product so popular with foodies and hungry meat eaters everywhere. AsapScience breaks down the facts of why we desire these crispy meat strips.

By June 26, 2015

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Wander around in a van Gogh painting with this VR app (Tomorrow Daily 180)

If you've ever dreamed of taking a stroll through your favorite painting, this VR app might be of interest. Using van Gogh's "The Night Cafe," one developer transformed a whimsical 2D painting into a beautiful VR experience, complete with subtle animations throughout.

By May 19, 2015

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A VR walk through a living, breathing van Gogh painting (Tomorrow Daily 180)

On today's show, Ashley and Khail check out an app attempting to bring van Gogh's "The Night Cafe" to life via VR, discuss Bill Nye's LightSail crowdfunding campaign, and debate a toothbrush that allegedly doesn't require toothpaste. #TDPaint

By May 19, 2015

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3D-printed nose implant ready for trials

A cartilage nose implant that can grow with the patient thanks to being printed with their cells is now ready for animal trials.

By March 17, 2015

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Corning's germ-fighting glass means you can touch an ATM with less worry

The special glass is just beginning to make its way into public displays such as ATMs and payment terminals, but Corning hopes it will eventually get into consumer electronics.

By March 17, 2015

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Silk Road is 'Napster all over again,' says 'Deep Web' filmmaker

The director of a new film about Silk Road says he found striking parallels between the issues surrounding the online drug bazaar and Napster, the original music-sharing service.

By March 16, 2015

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Why is the future always as miserable as Apple's 1984?

Technically Incorrect: A British paint manufacturer is the latest to (brilliantly) show a future that's quite painful and awful. Yet here we are loving the fancy gadgets that will take us there. Is there a disconnect?

By March 15, 2015

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Robochop will make you the foam sculpture of your dreams

Using a specially created web app, users will be able to design their own sculpture, then have it sent to a robotic arm for carving.

By February 15, 2015